Laurie brings over 20 years of marketing communications and publishing expertise to Group 2. She has worked as a marketing communications director responsible for several organizations’ communications efforts, as a representative for firms that support marketing communications professionals and as a freelance graphic designer. Her knowledge base includes website development, branding, video and multimedia, publishing, direct mail, event promotion and social media marketing in the retail, corporate, nonprofit and restaurant industries.
Laurie has worked with or for many of Pittsburgh’s communications firms. Because of this encompassing background, she fully understands the details of developing effective mar com vehicles, the value of top-quality products, the importance of a smooth unencumbered process and the need for a trustworthy knowledgeable team.
Laurie’s background includes fine arts training at Bowling Green State University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Graphic Design from LaRoche College, graduating cum laude. When she’s not wearing her Group 2 hat, she’s wearing roller skates and chasing after her two daughters and Chihuahua.