Marketing & Client Relations Manager
As Director of Communications, Ms. Zakielarz reports to Quantum’s Chief Strategist and is responsible for advancing both corporate and client-related communication initiatives. In this role, Ms. Zakielarz oversees all aspects of Quantum Strategies messaging and brand; including: the advanced modification and implementation of online and social media content, marketing collateral and graphic design.
Accordingly, Ms. Zakielarz provides appropriate support and intellectual capital to businesses that may not retain in-house marketing resources. With her experience, Ms. Zakielarz can optimize our client’s vision and appropriately position their line of business with precise exposure, relevancy and engagement, while simultaneously delivering thoughtful and targeted results.
Most recently, Ms. Zakielarz provided Business Development Strategy on a consultative basis to local, privately held institutions. Prior to establishing her role as a Communications Consultant, Ms. Zakielarz spent almost two decades working in the consumer products industry; developing sales and merchandising, marketing, and team-building platforms to support dynamic and engaged brands, which including: The Ghirardelli Chocolate Company, NBC Universal and more. Ms. Zakielarz was also an integral member of one of Washington, DC’s most coveted e-commerce start-ups; offering operational and tactical support which fostered the progression of a private seed organization to publicly traded industry-leader.
Ms. Zakielarz holds a BA in Communications and Public Relations from George Mason University and resides in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania with her husband and three sons. An active community leader, Ms. Zakielarz has served on various community school boards and service organizations, including PTO President and Vice President for the Chadds Ford Catholic School Community, as well as outreach programs for the Ministry of Caring and Rise Against Hunger.