AWC Detroit is pleased to see Susan Ager on the list of Michigan Journalism Hall of Fame inductees for 2018. Best known for her 25 years at the Detroit Free Press, which included 16 years as a columnist, she earlier worked for the Associated Press...
Marilyn Trent, president of Trent Creative, went on a quest to find ways to stay on track and be productive. Here's how she met the distraction challenge.
Name: Grace DeMeulenaere Title: Assistant Account Executive Company/Employer: Finn Partners Education: B.A. in Public Relations with minor in Political Science from Western Michigan University (2015) Career: I launched my PR career with a year-long leadership development fellowship that included a position at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA). I was assigned to the
Joanne Gerstner, Sue Voyles, Nicole Scheffler and Kathleen Norton-Schock from the Detroit Chapter are among the 2017 Clarion Winners. Gerstner’s new book, “Back in the Game: Why Concussion Does Not Have to End Your Athletic Career,” won in the nonfiction, non-technical category. Voyles, president of Logos Communications, took top honors in the Special Promotion category
Name: Michelle Gilbert Title: Vice President, Public Relations, Comcast Cable Heartland Region Company/Employer: Comcast Career: I spent 9 years with a local PR agency (Marx Layne & Co.) learning the business from the ground up before being hired away by my client, Verizon Wireless. At Verizon, I developed and managed all media relations, social media,
Created by two diverse technology-oriented women (with a combined professional background of 65+ years), Diva Tech Talk is a specialized podcast channel celebrating women making an impact in technology. The distinctive series inspires women/girls to succeed in technology-driven missions, and features interviews with established and emerging female tech leaders. Accomplished women get "on the mic"