Corsicana Daily Sun
November 29, 2016
Navarro College is proud to announce and welcome Stacie Sipes as the college’s Director of Marketing and Public Information. Sipes will be responsible for providing the vision in the development and implementation of marketing plans and is responsible for directing the tasks of marketing, promotion, advertising, publications, special events and recruiting.
Mrs. Sipes comes to Navarro College with 15-plus years of experience in marketing working for nationally recognized companies. Most recently she was with Ace Hardware, LLC where she was responsible for helping retailers in the southeast develop annual integrated marketing plans and budgets; including all forms of media. She also assisted retail groups in developing and managing group advertising plans in more than 20 different markets, utilizing both corporate and retailer funds and managed a budget in excess of $1.5 million.
Prior to Ace Hardware she worked for Five Hour Sample LLC, a divison of 5-Hour Energy; Glaceau, makers of vitaminwater and smartwater; and The Gambrinus Company on the Corona Extra /Corona Light brand team. Sipes also holds a Master of Science in Marketing Research and an MBA in Marketing from The University of Texas at Arlington.
“I am excited to be part of Navarro College and lead the Marketing and PI Department. I look forward to furthering the works of the college as the marketing landscape changes,” Sipes said.
Dr. Richard Sanchez, Navarro College President, said, “We are very excited to welcome Mrs. Sipes to our team. Not only does she bring varied marketing skills to the team, but she will also be a great role model for our employees and students who come into contact with her.”
Navarro College is in its 70th year and its mission is to provide educational opportunities that empower students to achieve their personal, academic, and career goals and promote life-long learning for all communities served. The vision for the college is to be a nationally recognized higher education institution committed to providing innovative pathways and student-centered learning opportunities that result in students capable of succeeding in a local and global community.
For more information, news and events visit navarrocollege.edu.
SOURCE: Corsicana Daily Sun