- Chicago US-IL
Counsel job seekers and developed presentations on:
Presentations created for libraries and community groups:
Member of start-up communications team. Implemented organization's logo, E-News publication, trade show booths, and other communications products.
Promotes the DuPage Library System as well as all libraries in the system. Inspires marketing coordinators at libraries by sharing tips and important ideas for working with the media, promoting services, and fostering good customer service. Editor of DLS e-News, a bi-monthly web-based publication. Consults with libraries on marketing campaigns and leads the DLS Marketing Roundtable. Works on projects including the organization's annual report and communicates the return on investment for dollars invested in libraries and library systems. Frequent contributor to the library system's blog and DLS social media sites.
Served as organization's webmaster and computer administrator. Reorganized website with customized graphics and clarified content. Created online sign-up forms for conferences to boost attendance. Produced newsletters and press releases with timely and critical information on public policy and advocacy campaigns. Researched and secured speakers for annual conference and composed fact sheets, brochures, and other materials to educate members.
Photo credit: Lucy Nieto
"Ms. Anderson is a talented writer and communicator. She is creative in developing content and skilled at using a range of communication channels for distribution. She is dependable, enthusiastic, flexible, and committed to her work and the work of the organization."
Former Executive Director
DuPage Library System
Performance Plan and Review
“Renee has delivered several presentations for the Community Career Center and assists clients one-on-one in the area of social media. She brought knowledge of Web 2.0 tools and websites to the Center in order to help job seekers and did a wonderful job of backing up her presentations with eye-opening research and relevant detail to make the use of these types of resources possible and effective.”
Former Program Director,
Community Career Center
“Renee is a great facilitator. I am in a marketing group that she organized and she always shares the latest and greatest. Her DLS newsletter, blog, and marketing programs are a reflection of her superb organizational skills, creativity, networking and resourcefulness.”
Director, Carol Stream Public Library
Communicating the value of your organization with creativity and passion to achieve results for clients and stakeholders. Renee Anderson is an experienced, tech-savvy marketing and public relations professional. She has more than a decade of corporate, agency, and not-for-profit experience. Her strong relationships with members, corporate clients, and the media lead to increased press coverage and opportunities to deliver the message to a wider audience.
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