Program: Create Your Best Life
Presenters: Jim Burke and Quinn Pettifer
Description: The scope of the presentation will be about the evolution of the company, The Gazette. The way we are “creating a blueprint” for a company that has experienced tremendous change in the last few years-and taking these changes as opportunities to redefine our mission and the scope of how The Gazette interacts with the community they serve. Jim Burke, the President and Publisher of The Gazette, will be addressing the strategy, structure and inspiration behind our new mission “Create Your Best Life.”
Quinn Pettifer, Community Outreach Manager of The Gazette, will be talking to the group about specific events they have coming up and calls to action.
Talent Triangle: Strategic and Business Management
Jim Burke is the President and Publisher of The Gazette. Jim has been in our region for just over ten years- finding his way to our community and The Gazette after a long standing career in Manufacturing with Interface Solutions and General Motors. Jim is an active resident of the Corridor along with his wife Leslie. Among other titles, he is a proud father of two and even prouder grandpa of three. Jim will be sharing with us The Gazette’s new mission and initiatives, how it impacts their company along with us in the community, and how we can be a part of what’s ahead.
Quinn Pettifer is the Community Outreach Manager for The Gazette. Over the years Quinn has shared her experiences and community insight to hundreds of local audiences as a non-native yet active leader of Iowa’s Creative Corridor. Her previous roles include Director of Communications for the Cedar Rapids Downtown District and creator of the new employee community orientation program Conquer the Corridor. Two years ago Quinn was offered a unique opportunity at The Gazette- a position that combines her enthusiasm for what’s happening in the region with her love of new trends and advances happening in the media industry.
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