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Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States, 2009/10/28 - SkillStorm, the industry’s fastest-growing Information Technology, Engineering and Project Management staff augmentation and outsourcing company, has promoted Rebecca Amesbury to the position of VP of Marketing and Communications.
SkillStorm, the industry’s fastest-growing Information Technology, Engineering and Project Management staff augmentation and outsourcing company, has promoted Rebecca Amesbury to the position of Vice President of Marketing and Communications, effective immediately. Amesbury is responsible for full life-cycle services in the areas of marketing, communications, branding, public and media relations, advertising and customer service. She is also in charge of managing the communication and implementation of major aspects of overall SkillStorm corporate strategy. Amesbury is based out of the Fort Lauderdale, Florida office.
“Rebecca Amesbury has been a great addition to our team,” said Vince Virga, CEO of SkillStorm. “Since joining the company three years ago, she has built one of the finest marketing and communications departments in the country from the ground up.”
Prior to her promotion, Amesbury served as Director of Marketing and Communications, a role in which she was responsible for the creation, development, implementation and management of all media relations, corporate communications, brand management and marketing and web campaigns.
Prior to SkillStorm, Amesbury was Marketing and Communications Project Manager for the largest full-service real estate developer in the southeast, a Project Developer for the nation’s largest automotive retailer and a Public Relations Assistant for Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Betty Williams, respectively. She also served as an Adjunct Professor at Florida Atlantic University, teaching various communications and public relations classes.
Amesbury has had articles published in several magazines and other publications, including Go Riverwalk, Caribbean Star In-Flight, Coastal Boating, Building Florida, Ghostman On Third, Seven Seas Cruising Bulletin, Sail Magazine, Exterior Advantage and Latitudes and Attitudes.
Amesbury is a founding member and former Public Relations Chair of Emerge Broward, a young professionals’ organization that promotes leadership and personal development through networking, community involvement, and educational opportunities. She was selected for Emerge Broward’s Host 50 Program, a group of elite members who have continuously demonstrated strong leadership within the organization.
Amesbury received her Master of Arts degree in Communication and her Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism from Florida Atlantic University, graduating with honors in both programs. She was also a member of the Golden Key Honor Society and made the National Dean’s List.
SkillStorm (skillstorm.com) provides diversified technical services to various organizations nationwide. The company specializes in Information Technology, Engineering and Project Management consulting, outsourcing and staff augmentation solutions. SkillStorm has an impressive client list, which includes many elite Fortune 500 companies.
SkillStorm has 14 offices throughout the United States, with corporate headquarters located in San Diego, California.