Join Ann Riegle as she shares creative marketing ideas and strategies for gaining positive PR and strong community involvement to advance strategic goals and build financial stability. This will be an interactive session, so be prepared to share your own best practices that have worked at your library.
Grow Your Own Support Network is ideal for library administrators and staff members looking for ways to increase the library’s presence in the community. Increased community awareness leads to additional support. This may be especially important for those undertaking a levy or capital campaign in future months.
PLEASE NOTE: This is an ONLINE course, taught in real-time. An e-mail with log-in instructions will be sent to you 3 business days in advance of the session.
Ann Riegle has more than 20 years of professional management and teaching experience in a variety of settings and roles. Early in her career, she spent time in retail management and learned valuable lessons in customer service and marketing. She later served on the management teams of three non-profit organizations where she learned to manage volunteers, raise funds and work with governing boards. The director of New Madison Public Library since 2001, Riegle earned a B.S. of Education at Miami University and earned her library science degree at Kent State University. She also teaches public speaking and communication skills for Edison Community College. Riegle’s high-energy presentations on fund raising, levy campaigns, strategic planning and board development are characterized by lots of interaction and laughter.
Who Should Attend:Library administrators and staff members looking for ways to increase the library’s presence in the community.
|OHIONET Premium Member Fee||$ 0.00|
|OHIONET Member Fee||$ 25.00|
|Non-Member Fee||$ 45.00|