Susan C. Rink is appearing as a guest on the online video series, “Conversations in Public Relations.”
She is the Principal of Rink Strategic Communications, and is an award-winning employee communications professional with extensive experience in developing strategic communications programs and processes. Her firm specializes in effective internal communication strategies to drive employee engagement.
Prior to launching Rink Strategic Communications, Susan served as director of internal communications for Sprint Nextel (previously Nextel Communications) and Marriott International, Inc., where she managed company-wide employee communication channels and programs, headed internal communication efforts for business continuity and crisis response, led the internal communication efforts to support dozens of special events, product launches and employee campaigns, and provided communication counsel to senior-level executives.
Susan has presented communication best practices and case studies at industry conferences in Chicago, New York and Los Angeles and at American University’s School of Communications in Washington, D.C.
She is an avid quilter and photographer and has shown her work in galleries in West Virginia, Maryland and her home state, Virginia.