Entries by Chuck Thompson

Mandee Steele Joins Valerin!

Valerin welcomes another great addition to the Valerin team. Mandee Steele recently joined Valerin as Director of Strategic Communications & External Affairs. Mandee is a creative and multifaceted business executive and communications professional with a robust career spanning over 20 years. During her career, she has worked in an array of unique fields and industries, […]

Congratulations to Dakota Larsen on her work for the documentary “The Skyway Bridge Disaster”

Congratulations to one of Valerin’s newest employee’s, Dakota Larsen, for her recent success on the one-hour documentary “The Skyway Bridge Disaster”! The film centers on the 1980 Sunshine Skyway Bridge collapse that occurred in Tampa, FL. This historic event was one of the worst bridge collapses in U.S. history, claiming the lives of 35 people. […]

Valerin Welcomes Dakota Larsen To The Team!

Valerin is excited to announce the addition of Dakota Larsen. As a gifted multimedia specialist and videographer, Dakota brings her creative vision and expertise to the Valerin team through video production including research, script writing, filming, and editing to visually support our clients marketing and communications needs. During her career, Dakota has been involved in […]

The Valerin Group, Inc. Receives Certification as a County Business Enterprise (CBE) with Broward County

The Valerin Group, Inc. (Valerin) has achieved another exciting milestone by obtaining its CBE certification with Broward County. With this certification process, Broward County’s Office of Economic and Small Business Development (OESBD) promotes participation of small businesses who are prime contractors and/or subcontractors on County projects. Obtaining this certification allows Valerin to help clients and […]

Christine Girardin Joins Valerin!

Valerin welcomes Christine Girardin to the Valerin team. Christine is a seasoned communications professional with over 24 years of experience including copy and creative content development, public involvement, community outreach, journalism and graphic design. During her career, she has served as a public information coordinator for Florida’s largest water management agency and for major toll […]

Meet Valerin’s Newest Team Member

David joins Valerin bringing three years of marketing experience in the AEC industry. His expertise includes proposal coordination, graphic design, social media management, event planning, copywriting and bilingual translations. He is a graduate of Aurora University, where he was a distance runner on the track and cross country team, and earned a Bachelor of Science […]

Valerin’s South Florida Team Expands!

Valerin is proud to announce the addition of Carlos Garcia. Carlos’ professional experience includes providing public relations, community outreach, Spanish translations and project management support for transportation and public infrastructure projects in south Florida. Most recently, he worked as a consultant for the Florida Power and Light Storm-Secure Underground Pilot Program providing communications and outreach, […]

Valerin Welcomes Sean McCarty!

Valerin is proud to announce the addition of Sean McCarty to the team. Sean joins Valerin after spending almost a decade in the hospitality industry where he held multiple management positions with a focus on customer service. His attention to detail and ability to communicate effectively with customers and clients will be invaluable in his […]

Eric Trull Joins Valerin!

Valerin welcomes the newest member to the team, Eric Trull. Based out of Orlando, Eric is an experienced marketing and outreach professional with nearly a decade of experience including project management, public speaking, outreach, and engagement, specializing in digital communications. Working in mobility and municipal program operations, he was one of the first in the […]