Senior software developer at EPAM Systems @ St Petersburg, St Petersburg City
Corporate Communications Lead
Senior Communications Executive with 20+ years of experience in corporate communications, public relations, internal communications, executive speechwriting, social media, influencer relations and consumer engagement. Entrepreneurial spirit with a proven track record in developing new business initiatives that support communications strategies, drive revenue and are proven brand enhancers. Goal-oriented, persuasive and a problem solver capable of streamlining complex issues, with an excellent track record of successful work with government, corporate and nonprofit organizations in Russia and the CIS.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
• Strategic Planning
• Start-up Project Management
• Communications, Media and Public Relations
• Social Media Marketing
• Integrated Marketing
• Brand Management
• Crisis Communication
• Spokesperson training
• Relationship Management
• Launched PR department of The Walt Disney Company in Russia and CIS for managing internal and external communications.
• Optimized department’s efficiency/cost by building a team of professionals, establishing policies and procedures, implementing analysis and monitoring systems, controlling the budget, and maintaining archives resulting in constant increase in positive coverage, number of publications and interviews.