- IndependentSolopreneur, 2010 - presentSmall business adviser and provider: communications strategy, writing, editing, social media marketing, web content, web usability, publishing.
- Sunbelt Business BrokersDirector, Marketing Communications, 2010 - 2014Provide strategic counsel on marketing and communication, leveraging social media channels to promote Sunbelt Canada brand, raise company profile and visits to Sunbelt Canada website to generate.awareness, referrals and leads. Development and management of Sunbelt Canada blog, newsletter, Facebook and LinkedIn pages. Development of articles for business publications. Editing, layout, publishing and promotion of books in print and electronic formats.
- Canada PostManager, Communications, 1988 - 2009Various portfolios over my 21 years in Communications. Specialties included Strategic Communications, Measurement and Analysis, Stakeholder Relations, Content Marketing, Writing/editing, Publishing, Social Media, Developing and Managing Intranets, Web Usability, Project Management, Mentoring/Coaching.
Karen Runtz: former earth mother, serial wife, seasoned corporate communicator. Reborn as small business writer/editor/web & social media strategist.
Loves woods, family, images, ideas and learning.
- Carleton University Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
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