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Kathleen B.

Norfolk, MA, USA
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Professional Experience

Principal, kbeau communications

April, 2007 - Current

Freelance writer with thriving practice available to develop marketing collateral and employee communications in high tech, life sciences and software industries. Portfolio includes articles, press releases, brochures, web content, print and online advertising, product collateral, benefits enrollment materials, corporate values and career development campaigns.

Marketing Manager, Informatics, Thermo Fisher Scientific

January, 2004 - April, 2007

Manage public relations program, produce marketing collateral, develop communications plan for Informatics business of Thermo Electron Corporation, later Thermo Fisher Scientific.

Employee Communications Manager, Thermo Fisher Scientific

April, 2002 - January, 2004

Developed first-ever employee communications role for Thermo Electron Corporation (now Thermo Fisher Scientific). Created communications plan and materials to promote corporate-wide, multi-lingual, multi-country Values campaign, Career Development and Job Band campaign, Ethics training, new online-only benefits enrollment, and annual executive meetings.

University of Massachusetts, Amherst

January, 1980 - January, 1984

Journalism, History