Van Eperen’s topic: “Nail Your Brand Message and Deliver It Wisely.”
Montgomery County Small Business Series’ featured speaker is Laura Van Eperen, September 15, 2016 at the MCM studios in Rockville. Laura Van Eperen is the founder and CEO of Van Eperen.
Laura founded Van Eperen in 2004 to deliver on promises made to clients during the search process. Ethics, integrity, responsiveness, and results are what drive Laura and her agency. Laura proudly manages a team of technology-savvy communicators who integrate innovative methods with proven principles.
Prior to launching Van Eperen, Laura served as a senior manager at communications firms in greater Washington, D.C. and Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where she gained extensive experience working with public and private sector clients and often brought them together to collaborate on projects.
Laura started her career as a broadcast journalist, covering hurricanes off Florida coasts and in the halls of the State House in Tallahassee. Her stories appeared on CBS and NBC affiliates and on CNN. She is a native Midwesterner, with a B.A. in communications and a minor in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. In 2013, she became the firm’s Facility Security Officer. In the community, Laura serves on the Board of Directors with Make-a-Wish, Mid-Atlantic, and on the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce since 2005. Outside of work, Laura enjoys traveling with her family, reading fiction and taming her two terriers.