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April Monthly Luncheon - Telling the Story of Your Brand, Marketing and PR for Any Organization

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One of the main goals of the Houston Zoo is to engage the guests and the Houston community in a way that makes them understand and care about the species represented at the zoo. By using storytelling as the main tool in making that connection to the guests and the community. Through public relations efforts, in concert with the marketing and digital teams, a unique mix of content, has been created, that helps communicate these messages and build support for the mission.

Speaker David Brady, Chief Marketing Officer and Vice President of Advancement at the Houston Zoo
David is in his sixth year at the Houston Zoo where he serves as Chief Marketing Officer and Vice President of Advancement.  In this role he oversees the Marketing, Development (Fundraising), Public Relations, Interactive Marketing, Graphic Design, Membership, Group Sales and Special Events Departments. David came to the Houston Zoo ...

David is in his sixth year at the Houston Zoo where he serves as Chief Marketing Officer and Vice President of Advancement.  In this role he oversees the Marketing, Development (Fundraising), Public Relations, Interactive Marketing, Graphic Design, Membership, Group Sales and Special Events Departments.


David came to the Houston Zoo after a 20 year career in Sports Marketing and Broadcasting.  He is also in his seventh season as the stadium voice (P.A. Announcer) of the Houston Texans.


David began his career in the Group and Season Ticket Sales Department of the Houston Rockets and then the Houston Astros before embarking on an eight year career as a sports broadcaster.


His broadcast work included stops in California, Connecticut, Arizona and Philadelphia.  While his main focus was baseball play by play he also served as the play by play voice of Yale University sports (football and basketball) and as a television reporter for KOLD (CBS affiliate) in Arizona.


David also serves as President of the Board of Directors of the Channelview ISD Education Foundation and is on the Board of Directors of the Sam Houston State University Alumni Association. He is also a member of the Center for Houston’s Future and has served on the Board of Directors or Committee for: The Texas Bowl, NCAA Final Four Host Committee, Gold Cup Host Committee and Greater Houston YMCA.


David is a graduate of Channelview High School and Sam Houston State University.  David and his wife Annie have three children, Peter, Maggie and Jack.

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Organizer Hannah Pietsch, Programs Chair

When?

Wed, April 2, 2014
11:30 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
(GMT-0500) America/Chicago

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Where?

Houston Racquet Club
10709 Memorial Drive
Houston, TX 77024