The Association for Women in Communications-Springfield Chapter celebrated its 40th anniversary with an Oct. 13 celebration in Springfield. The event celebrated the chapter’s history and honored the many professionals and communication leaders who have built and sustained the chapter since 1977. The program recognized past presidents and included a presentation on social media strategies from Carol Fowler, CEO and co-founder of KloboMedia Inc., who served as chapter president in 1981.
About the Featured Speaker: Carol Fowler is CEO and co-founder of KloboMedia Inc., Chicago, where she launched TheSocReports to provide analysis of companies’ or organizations’ social media footprint. This helps those entities improve or rectify their images.
She is an AWC-Springfield past president. When in Central Illinois, she was the statehouse bureau chief at WCIA-TV and the Illinois Radio Network, then went on to positions in Chicago, including vice-present/news director, at WFLD-TV (Fox), WBBM-TV (CBS), WLS-TV (ABC 7) and WGN-TV. She will tell us about her company, share some expertise on social media, and give us some tips on how to best use ours.
Historical highlights of chapter activities
Past presidents share their memories
Former presidents look back at being AWC members and leaders.
News coverage of the chapter over the years
(Above) The AWC Advantage recruitment video, December 2011