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Fun Festivities at the 2014 Holiday Fundraiser

About 40 members and friends of the Association for Women in Communications Seattle Professional Chapter enjoyed the 2014 holiday fundraiser auction and dinner on December 3. Several students from the University of Washington’s AWC Student Chapter joined us for the festivities. This annual event is one of two the Chapter hosts to raise scholarship funds for communications students at […]

Lessons in Content Marketing from Stephanie Jensen

If you missed our Content Marketing workshop with Stephanie Jensen in October, don’t miss this list of best practices from the event. Stephanie currently works as marketing and communications manager for the Ballard Chamber of Commerce. Over the past 20 years she has worked for both Fortune 250 and mid-sized companies to create smart, relevant and engaging content […]

AWC Putt-Putt Palooza! Sunny Weather on the Greens

The 2014 Putt-Putt Palooza attracted 26 players and netted nearly $1500 for scholarships and chapter operations. Congratulations to the organizers for another successful event, especially the Palooza chair, Pam Love! The mini-golf fundraiser was held at Interbay Golf in Seattle on Tuesday, August 5, with near-perfect blue skies. After hitting the colorful golf balls around 18 […]

Your 2014-15 Board Starts to Work

The 2014-15 Seattle Chapter Board held a productive half-day retreat in July, to get organized and start making plans for our new fiscal year. We look forward to offering many exciting new professional development opportunities in the months ahead, and we expect to continue the positive direction and growth of the chapter. We will also enjoy hearing from our […]

Fun at the 2014 Annual Scholarship & Awards Dinner!

Members and friends of the Seattle Chapter of AWC enjoyed a lovely evening of socializing and dining at the 2014 Annual Scholarship & Awards Dinner on June 18, 2014. We celebrated the awarding of our 2014 “Georgina” Founder’s Award to Tina Christiansen. We also applauded the young women who received Seattle AWC college scholarships for 2014-2015, Bridgette Larsen and […]

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If there is one thing I have learned through this process of searching for a job it is that AWC is absolutely invaluable for getting connected within communications and advancing my career, and I feel really lucky to have connected with you all so early in mine.