LANSING, Mich., May 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GovDelivery, the leading provider of public sector digital communications solutions, announced today that Lansing, MI is the final stop on its national Digital Communications Tour, which was created to help government organizations across the country transform digital communications for true mission impact. GovDelivery and its public sector clients will share best practices in maximizing direct connections with the public in Lansing, MI on Wednesday, May 15th.
Open to all government employees and contractors, this complimentary event will present strategies and tactics that organizations can employ to improve government communications in a timely, cost-effective manner. Attendees will hear from public sector experts, including Chad Wiebesick from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation and Don Kline from the Ann Arbor Transportation Authority, who will provide insightful perspectives and strategies on government communications and discuss their successful projects.
"Government organizations are transforming the way they use communications to impact mission goals by making more direct connections with the public," said Scott Burns, CEO and co-Founder of GovDelivery. "This tour is designed to take the digital communications success stories and best practices of the more than 550 public sector organizations we serve worldwide and bring them directly to the professionals tasked with making this transformation. We're excited to have Chad Wiebesick and Don Kline join us to share their deep expertise, as well as specific strategies for reaching more people than ever before, streamlining complex communications and engaging the public to create lasting value."
Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Location: Lansing Center, 333 East Michigan Avenue, Lansing, MI
Confirmed Speakers: Don Kline, Public Relations & Social Media Coordinator, Ann Arbor Transportation Authority; Chad Wiebesick- Director of Social Media | Michigan Economic Development Corporation; Brent Kastner, Chief Technology Officer, GovDelivery; Joe Bloom, Product Manager, GovDelivery
Time: 1:30 p.m. CT – 6:30 p.m. CT
Cost: Complimentary for government employees and contractors
GovDelivery, the leading provider of government-to-citizen communication solutions, helps more than 550 government organizations transform their communications by maximizing direct connections with the public while reducing communications cost. Clients, including more than half of major U.S. federal agencies, as well as state, county, and city governments in the U.S., and local authorities and central government agencies in the United Kingdom, use GovDelivery solutions to optimize their effectiveness, efficiency, and engagement in communications with the public. GovDelivery is an ICG (Nasdaq:ICGE) company. For more information, visit www.govdelivery.com.
CONTACT: Mary Yang Sr. Marketing Communications Manager 651-726-7317 Mary.Yang@govdelivery.com