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Darrel Cole
Works at National AEC firm
Attended Oakland University (MI)
Lives in Thousand Oaks, California
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"Jane Haseldine’s novel rings with authenticity ...a harrowing read" via Bookpage 
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Occupation
Public Relations and Social Media professional, managing a national staff.
Skills
social media implementation and execution to engage the public; public relations; strategic communication
Employment
  • National AEC firm
    AVP/Manager, Communications & Public Involvement Group, 2009 - present
  • Delaware Department of Transportation
    Director, Office of Public Relations, 2004 - 2009
  • Public Relations, Self Employed
    1997 - 2004
  • Newark Post
    Editor, 2003 - 2004
  • American Lawyer Media
    Senior Writer, 2002 - 2003
  • Santa Cruz Sentinel
    Reporter, 1998 - 2001
  • Gilroy Dispatch
    Reporter, 1996 - 1998
  • Sherman Publications/Clarkston News/Lake Orion
    Reporter, 1993 - 1996
  • SCN Communications Group
    Reporter, 1991 - 1993
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Thousand Oaks, California
Previously
Oakland County, Michigan - Santa Cruz County, California - Salinas, California - State College, Pennsylvania - Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania - Dover, Delaware - Baton Rouge, Louisiana - Perkins, Michigan - Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Bridging world of transportation, PR and social media
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Public Relations Manager focused on transportation communications for projects across the nation; Gov2.0; social media outreach and journalism. Follow me on Twitter.com/transpr, where I share the things I am passionate about.  
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Education
  • Oakland University (MI)
    B.A. Journalism, 1988 - 1991
  • Gogebic Community College
    Writing, 1986 - 1988
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a review of The Last Time She Saw Him
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When I started to read it, I thought it was easy to predict the ending. Then Haseldine turned it on me. She kept me guessing until the end.

Self-driving cars more likely to make you hurl
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The frequency and severity of motion sickness in autonomous vehicles, wrote authors Michael Sivak and Brandon Schoettle of the University of

Why I’m Still Wearing My Apple Watch
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It gets notifications right. I've worn multiple Android Wear devices as well as a Pebble. I've also seen other devices like Martian and Geak

LinkedIn Raises Its Game In Social Media With Elevate, An App To Suggest...
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LinkedIn, the social platform with 350 million users where people network for business deals, new jobs, news, and soon to learn a thing or t

The Best and Worst Public Transit Systems, According to Twitter | WIRED
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A new study uses Twitter complaints to look at how riders feel about their public transit systems.

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Works at National AEC firm as Public Relations and Social Media professional, managing a national staff.. Lives in Thousand Oaks, California

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In good company: How four organizations excel at social media
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Hospitality Sweet: Chill Out with Parsons Brinckerhoff at EXPO | APTA EX...
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LA’s Chief Innovation Technology Officer Champions Agile Apps | The Plan...
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Apps to stay in touch with everyone. This app category includes, among other things, social networks, IM and video chat clients, blogging so

I-96 rebuild makes up scheduled ground after soggy spring | The Detroit ...
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Despite a delayed start due to a prolonged winter, the massive $150 million reconstruction of Interstate 96 is on schedule.

Dan Walters: Users-pay system worked well for highways, should return - ...
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California highways deteriorated when state moved away from users-pay financing and it should be restored.

ARTBA launches “Transportation Investment Advocate Center” to help grow ...
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The American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) announced Friday that it has launched a new program aimed at helping trans

Valve Expects Virtual Reality To Be Awesome Within 2 Years | TechCrunch
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Virtual Reality is coming. As in, actual, good, user-friendly virtual reality. The stuff sci-fi has promised us for decades. Don’t take my w

Where Social Media Use is Growing the Most (Infographic)
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Every year, in every continent around the globe, more people are using social media to interact. Nearly 1 in 4 people in the world now use s

How People Read Online [Infographic]
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Now that reading online involves a bevy of social actions, from sharing to commenting across a plethora of devices, how many of your site’s

Want to Be a Leader? Have the Courage to Take a Stand
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My favorite character in The Wizard of Oz is the cowardly lion. He steals the show with his humor and pathos. I’ve been thinking about his q