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Mike Neumeier, APR has more than 17 years of proven experience in public relations, marketing and analyst relations. A specialist in counseling clients on the best means to effectively convey business messages to market and media influencers, Mike has built an enviable record of creating and delivering plans that result in building the bottom line. This record earned him a coveted spot on the PR News 2003 15-to-Watch list.
Previously Mike served as director of media and analyst relations for Interland (now Web.com), a web hosting and online services provider for small businesses. Mike has also served as a PR and marketing executive for two large independent marketing and PR agencies, as the director of news services for Mercer University, and as a writer at the University of Florida’s Health Science Center. Mike has earned the distinction Accredited in Public Relations (APR) and more than 40 industry awards, including a PRSA Bronze Anvil for architecting a demand-creation program resulted in a $13 million increase in sales.
Mike is the immediate past president of the GA|PRSA chapter (the second largest PRSA chapter), serves on the Board of Directors of the Technology Executives Roundtable as well as the Technology Association of Georgia, a founding member of the Atlanta PR Interfaith Prayer Breakfast, past chair of the University of Florida's Public Relations Advisory Board, serves on the National Advisory Board for Kennesaw State University’s Department of Communication, a member of the HealthMPowers Board, and has served on numerous national Public Relations Society of America committees. Mike has earned a bachelor of science degree from the University of Florida in Public Relations and is currently completing his master’s in mass communications.
The Prinzo Group Announces Powerful Seminars to Help Organizations Ensure Project Success
How can an organization avert failure of an important project and propel it on the right track to success? How can a project team work together effectively to resolve issues once they’re identified?
The Prinzo Group is excited to launch two different seminars this spring to answer these questions and to provide project teams with training for a success-driven approach to implementing enterprise technology. In addition, The Prinzo Group has been selected as an ongoing training provider for The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) www.tagonline.org.
A one day workshop, “How to Assure Project Success: No Wishing Required” will be held on April 17, 2012 and a two day seminar, ”Project Assurance through Collaborative Intervention®” will be held on May 8 & 9, 2012. The two day seminar is a more in depth, hands on version of the one day seminar. Both workshops will be held in Atlanta, GA. The workshops are tailored for all project team members including: Line of Business Executives, Project Managers, Business Analysts and Technology Managers.
All attendees will leave the seminars with a strong understanding of the foundational skills required for complex enterprise technology and transformation project and a common framework for project success.
About The Prinzo Group
The Prinzo Group is an innovative knowledge firm that provides expertise for the enterprise. Research, publications, training/workshops and professional services are available to individuals and organizations involved in human resources and enterprise technology initiatives.
Rita Izaguirre to Deliver Keynote Address At 2012 TAG Diversity Leadership Awards
2nd Annual Awards to be held April 19 at Villa Christina, Atlanta, GA
ATLANTA (March, 2012) – The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), the state’s leading association dedicated to the promotion and economic advancement of Georgia’s technology industry, today announced that Rita Izaguirre, Senior Vice President of HR Compliance & Diversity for SunTrust Banks, Inc, will be the 2012 keynote speaker at their2nd annual TAG Diversity Leadership Awards to be held April 19th at Villa Christina in Atlanta, GA.
“Rita is an innovative thinker and leader in diversity and inclusion programs that are proven drivers of corporate profits, efficiency, and employee morale” stated Rebecca Hoke, Chair of TAG Diversity Society. “Her track record developing, implementing and measuring the impact of diversity at SunTrust and GE Healthcare provides interesting how-to experiences attendees can apply in their companies ” continued Ms. Hoke.
About the TAG Diversity Leadership Awards
Thursday, April 19th will mark the awarding of the second annual TAG Diversity Leadership Award. The award will be presented to a person who has demonstrated exceptional efforts to leverage diversity within their organization to drive growth, productivity, creativity, and morale. The focus is on leveraging creative, intellectual, cultural, ethnic, generational, gender & lifestyle diversity to achieve positive outcomes in businesses and the community.
About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 15,000 members and hosting over 200 events each year. The TAG Diversity Society is one of TAG’s 30 industry societies, each of which provides rich content for TAG constituents. TAG’s mission is to educate, promote, influence and unite Georgia’s technology community to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that stimulates and enhances a tech-based economy. The association provides members with access to networking and educational programs; recognizes and promotes Georgia’s technology leaders and companies; and advocates for legislative action that enhances the state’s economic climate for technology. Additionally, the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG’s charitable arm) focuses on helping science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education initiatives thrive. For more information visit the TAG website at www.tagonline.org or TAG’s community website at www.TAGthink.com. To learn about the TAG-Ed Collaborative visit www.tagedonline.org/.