A diversified communications professional with more than 20 years of experience in strategic marketing, community outreach and media relations activities. Has created and managed both national consumer (B2C) and B2B communication programs. Many years building brands with both in-house marketing teams and top agencies, and for both public and private companies. Understands the importance of planning and sticking to budgets, having been responsible for multimillion-dollar budgets. Skilled in juggling numerous deadlines, priorities and complex reporting structures. Can contribute to and facilitate productivity with internal teams across several departments - as well as with external resources. Represents the balance of big-picture strategist and successful tactical execution. Specialties: Strategic communication, marketing, branding, corporate relations, community relations, public relations, media relations, marketing materials, event coordination, trade shows, board presentations, PR documents, writing, speaker training, earned media placement, public speaking.