Fritz Industries, Inc.
Corporate Communications & Marketing Advisor
May 2014 — Present
Responsible for building corporate communications department for growing oilfield products manufacturer with over 480 employees. Effectively created and implemented department’s foundational policies, procedures and crisis communication protocols. Leads all internal and external communication, community relations efforts, and strategic communication. Accountable for all
corporate events from planning to execution to evaluation. Also led the successful roll-out of website redesign, new corporate strategy, morale building programs, and community relations/philanthropic efforts. Work closely with Human Resources and C-Level Executives to craft and disseminate key message company-wide. Protector of company brand, reputation, and strategic liaison for sales and marketing efforts.
Serve as collaborative teaming advocate by forming cross-functional teams to overcome current and looming communications obstacles. Instrumental in improving employee adoption and participation through strategic campaigns and initiatives. Lauded for positively impacting corporate culture via improved communications and innovative communications vehicles in a short period time. Manage contracted firm for media and crisis PR. Key liaison for community relations. Recently recognized for “Excellence in Overall Communications Program.”