University of North Dakota Faculty/Staff Newsletter

AVP for Marketing & Communications candidate presents Nov. 4

Mark Danes, Director of Marketing at The Citadel in Charleston, S.C., and a candidate for the position of Associate Vice President for Marketing & Communications, will present at an open forum from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4, in the Lecture Bowl.  He has been asked to identify a marketing concern at UND and develop a new strategic marketing campaign to address that concern.  The 30- to 45-minute presentation will be followed by questions from the audience.

Mr. Danes has been Director of Marketing at the Citadel since 2009.  Previous positions include Director of Public Affairs at New York University Medical Center, Director of Development & Marketing at Broadwater Academy, and Director of Corporate Affairs for McGraw Hill Companies.  He has also worked in corporate communications and media relations for Thomson Learning and in public relations and curriculum marketing for Walden University/Sylvan Learning System.  He has extensive consulting experience.  He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Humanities and Theater Arts from State University of New York, Purchase College, and a Master of Science in Project Management from The Citadel.  He is a Certified Project Management Professional.