OMNI Communications, Inc. hires local communications expert
TAMPA, FL – OMNI Communications, Inc. (OMNI), an award-winning Tampa consulting firm that specializes in utility coordination, public involvement and subsurface utility engineering for transportation projects, announces the hiring of Karen McKinney as a Public Involvement Professional.
McKinney will be responsible for marketing, public relations, and all public involvement plans/programs. The focus of her position will be all internal and external corporate communications and project related communications such as; press releases, newsletters, project web sites, and other required public involvement related documents to help OMNI Communications meet its business growth goals.
"As we execute our growth strategy, Karen will be playing a vital role in maintaining superior levels of communication with our clients and key internal and external audiences," commented Jennifer Stafford, President of OMNI Communications, Inc. "Karen has significant experience in the communications industry. At OMNI, we are committed to providing innovative and result-oriented solutions for our clients, and I know with Karen's expertise, she will be a perfect fit."
McKinney brings 25-plus years of marketing, communications and public relations experience to OMNI, with most of her experience from the A/E industry. Prior to joining OMNI, she spent more than five years at Elements Architects and Interior Designers as Director of Marketing in Tampa, directing all media, press and vendor relations. McKinney has written articles for regional publications like Bayscape, Restaurant Forum, and Tampa Bay Baby.
In December 2012, McKinney was honored with the Carl Cronan Media Excellence Award from CREW Tampa Bay (Commercial Real Estate Women) for media integrity, branding and marketing the CREW Tampa Bay’s new logo and website.