About Anthea Rowe, SCMP
Anthea is an award-winning communication professional with experience in the private, public and non-profit sectors.
Anthea managed communication for London tech company StarTech.com, led knowledge translation and online publishing at Ivey Business School’s Network for Business Sustainability, managed donor, media and government relations at Western’s Robarts Research Institute, and led product marketing for software company Dimensions Retail Systems.
As an independent consultant, Anthea worked with companies across Canada and the US. She developed crisis communication plans, Corporate Social Responsibility strategies, and employee engagement plans that built brand, measured impact and supported business goals.
Certifications & Awards
Certified Strategic Communication Management Professional (SCMP), GCCC
2013 Virtuoso Award of Excellence (Publications), IABC London
2007 Virtuoso Award of Merit (Special Events), IABC London
2005 Virtuoso Award of Excellence (Internal Communication), IABC London
Anthea has been an invited speaker at local, regional and international engagements. She has delivered talks to industry and professional associations and is frequently a guest lecturer for marketing and communication courses. Select speaking engagements include:
Southwestern HR Group, London, ON
IABC World Conference, San Francisco
IABC London, London, ON
Sustainable Waterloo Region, Waterloo, ON
Western Continuing Studies, London, ON
Anthea loves fostering the next generation of communicators. She has designed, evaluated and taught communication courses in the following post-graduate programs:
Master of Media in Journalism & Communication, Western University
Not-for-Profit Management, Continuing Studies at Western University
Corporate Communications & PR, Continuing Education at Fanshawe College
Volunteering in the Community
Anthea believes strongly in giving back to the community. Select volunteer roles include:
Volunteer, CAN-Bike London
President, IABC London
Mentor, LORAN Scholars Foundation
External Reviewer, Fanshawe College Corporate Communications Program
Founding Board Member, London Cycle Link
Founding Steering Committee Member, Emerging Leaders London
Committee Member & Board Member, Big Sisters of London
MA, English, Western University
Hons BA, English Language & Literature with distinction, Western University
Certificate, Ivey Management Development Program, Ivey Business School
Certificate, Corporate Communications, Fanshawe College
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