Mentorship Event: How to land that PR job!
April 7, 2016
Guest Speaker: Roxanne Cramer
Managing Partner, CCI (Cramer Company International)
Date: Thursday, April 21, 2016, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: Emma’s Backporch, Burlington, Ontario
The final mentorship event for the 2015-2016 program year is fast approaching. What a fantastic year it has been!
The program committee is pleased to announce that the keynote speaker for the evening will be Roxanne Cramer. Roxanne is the Managing Partner of CCI (Cramer Company International) and a well-known recruiter within the public relations and communications industry. She’ll be providing networking and career planning tips and advice to program participants about how to successfully land a job in PR. The evening will wrap up and celebrate another successful mentorship program year.
About Roxanne Cramer
Roxanne Cramer is President of CCi Search, a company she founded to provide ex ecutive recruitment services, strategic consulting and career counseling exclusively for Public Relations, Marketing, Social Media, Corporate Communications, Investor Relations and Public Affairs. With more than 23+ extensive industry knowledge to her clients and candidates seeking to reach their career potential. CCC Academy was created to coach clients on how to manage and advance their career. Programs include NuBoss- Outplacement, Ace the Interview, Overhaul Resume, Goals and Advancement and other tailored programs are available.
Prior to founding CCi Search, Ms. Cramer was responsible for establishing search strategies, and recruiting communications ex ecutives within the consulting industry. She was responsible for client consulting engagements, managing client relations, business development and public relations. Ms. Cramer has also managed a successful Marketing and Communications agency, and was a product manager and marketing manager with a million dollar manufacturing company.
Ms. Cramer is a sought-after speaker on a range of career issues for all levels. She is widely recognized for her real-world advice and solid practicality, and has been called upon to comment on employment, recruitment and coaching issues for national news media including W5, the Globe and Mail and The Sun. She is a dynamic lecturer, media expert on employment issues, and frequent contributor to global professional journals and industry newsletters including PR Week, PRCanada and IABC Communicator.
A believer in the importance of industry associations and networking, Ms. Cramer has dedicated her time and expertise to a range of industry associations and events. Ms. Cramer holds a B.A in Economics and Marketing from the University of Guelph, and the Certified Advertising Agency Practitioner (CAAP) designation from the Institute of Canadian Advertising.