OPEN Interactive appoints Communications Director
…New role to support strategy and business growth…
Basseterre: October 4, 2016: Digital innovation firm OPEN Interactive has appointed Miss Georgia Atieno as Communications Director effective January 2017. Her role will be to manage public relations and communications messages to articulate in a consistent manner, the mission and vision of OPEN and to uphold a positive public image for OPEN’s partners.
She brings with her 8 years’ experience in the Communications field with skills in Strategy Development, Message Development, Media Relations, Crisis Communications as well as Event Management having worked as a business reporter and as a PR Consultant with respected PR agencies in like Hill+Knowlton Strategies and Tell-em Public Relations East Africa.
A trained journalist, Miss Atieno will be responsible for supporting OPEN’s public relations agenda and providing strategic counsel for the success of OPEN’s partnerships with both the private and public sectors.
Making the announcement, OPEN Interactive’s CEO Mr. Stachio Williams said, “Miss Atieno’s broad experience in media relations and strategy development will prove invaluable to our company particularly as we move into new partnerships for instance our engagement with the public sector to promote citizenship by investment program in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis. Her exposure to international markets and global brands will be vital as we endeavor to increase our client base and continue on the path of maximum service delivery.”
Miss Atieno has provided communications support for clients spanning different industries including tech, finance, health, insurance and investment amongst others. Some of the brands she has worked with include cards payment company Visa Inc., Oracle Corporation, Alexander Forbes Financial Services and The Gates Foundation amongst others. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Daystar University, Kenya.
“Her knowledge of current trends in PR as well as social media will complement the skills of the team we have currently. Her strong commitment to achieving meaningful results will be instrumental in achieving our agenda of nurturing creativity and fostering entrepreneurship for a sustained economy, “added Mr. Williams.
About OPEN Interactive
OPEN Interactive is a full service media, marketing and technology agency whose business focuses on national development, Under the OPEN umbrella exists the Open Creative Campus that can be activated within geographical areas to facilitate innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship – essential to nation building.
OPEN uses frameworks to brand, build, support, strengthen and position/reposition economic drivers including tourism, manufacturing, financial, financial services, housing, water, energy, youth empowerment, economic citizenship and ICT development. OPEN frameworks provide a mechanism for governments, private industry and people to accelerate the process of nation building.
OPEN Interactive operates in three regions: The USA, South America and the Caribbean.
For more information contact:
CEO, OPEN Interactive