Rosanne Gain

Rosanne Gain

PR, writing and editing professional. Air Show Announcer

Location
Colorado Springs, Colorado Area
Industry
Writing and Editing

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Rosanne Gain's Overview

Current
  • Announcer at Announcer Bob, Voices of the Sky
  • Co-owner at Gain-Stovall, Inc.
Past
  • owner at Rosanne Gain Public Relations
  • PR Director at Frank Howell Inc.
  • Sales executive, on air, production at KSMT radio, Breckenridge Colorado
Education
Connections

500+ connections

Websites

Rosanne Gain's Summary

I have more than 25 years experience providing public relations services, writing and editing. My media experience is in radio and cable TV as on-air talent, copy writing and advertising sales. I have experience working with media as a: chamber executive, PR director of a fine art corporation and as an owner of a public relations firm.

Our company, Gain-Stovall, Inc. is a PR firm. We know how to help a client gain visibility through the non-advertising side of traditional media and online through the use of blogs, articles and social media.

We want to work with clients seeking a professional team with an extraordinary record for planning and achieving public relations goals, successful special event publicity, a strong background in policy analysis and the ability to work on multiple projects and meet deadlines.

Bob Stovall and I formed Gain-Stovall, Inc., a PR and Government Relations firm, in January 2009. We offer 50+ years of combined experience to clients seeking professional services to help their business grow.

Specialties: Creative expertise in public relations, copy writing, editing and policy analysis. Passionate about the written and spoken word.

Rosanne Gain's Experience

Announcer

Announcer Bob, Voices of the Sky

April 2013Present (1 year 6 months) Air shows in the Rocky Mountain region

As an air show co-announcer, it's my job to assist Announcer Bob in talking to the assembled audience at the location for viewing the air show. We are basically there to inform and entertain. We tell the audience what is going on in the sky, as well as make safety and sponsor announcements. People love air shows and it's our pleasure to enrich their experience.

Privately Held; 1-10 employees; Public Relations and Communications industry

January 2009Present (5 years 9 months) Colorado Springs, Colorado Area

I'm a self-motivated communications professional with more than 25 years of creative expertise in public relations, writing and editing and special events publicity. This experience was gained as the PR Director of a fine art company and as owner of a consulting firm. I've done event publicity too: from rodeos to air shows to music festivals and more. Demonstrated ability to work with others in a creative and collaborative manner. I am tireless when it comes to looking for visibility opportunities for our clients through the non-advertising side of traditional and online media.

owner

Rosanne Gain Public Relations

August 1990December 2008 (18 years 5 months) Santa Fe, New Mexico Area and Colorado Springs, Colorado

Provided creative expertise in public relations, writing and editing and special events publicity to a wide variety of clients. I established a reputation as a creative, responsive professional.

PR Director

Frank Howell Inc.

19881990 (2 years)

While PR Director for this fine art corporation based in Santa Fe, NM, I wrote the newsletter, wrote and edited all artist collateral, and took care of media relations.

Sales executive, on air, production

KSMT radio, Breckenridge Colorado

June 1984September 1987 (3 years 4 months) Breckenridge/Summit County in Colorado

What a great opportunity to pursue my interest in broadcast communication! In a small market, local radio station you learn to do it all: sell radio time, write and produce copy and do air shifts. I was the fill-in host for the Oldies Show and the Jazz Show and when the owners bought the cable TV station, I got to co-host a weekly show called Summit Weekly Magazine.

Buyer

Macy's

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; M; Retail industry

19751979 (4 years) Kansas City, Missouri Area

Missouri - Kansas Division. I was a buyer in the Curtain and Draperies department and then in the Bath Shop.

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; Retail industry

19731975 (2 years) Greater New York City Area

Worked as a buyer in the "Carlin Shop," the departments at Saks that carried fine table and bed linens, and bed and bath accessories. Our customers ranged from society to celebrity to international visitors. This clientele is very demanding when it came to quality and service. While based in New York City, I had the opportunity to buy for all Saks stores nationwide. This involved travel and regular communication with branch store management. What I learned: customer service, quality merchandise and communication. These translate well in helping our clients, especially local businesses.

Home Furnishings Buyer

B. Altman & Company

19691973 (4 years)

Full line department store that occupied an entire city block in New York City - 5th Avenue to Madison Avenue and 34th to 35th Street. Closed in the early 1990s. Started on their executive training program and progressed to buyer of towels.

Rosanne Gain's Honors and Awards

  • Rotarian of the Year

    North Colorado Springs Rotary Club
    • June 2012

    Named after Charter Member William L. Smith, the award is presented to a different member each Rotary year. The award honors the member for extraordinary service to Rotary and the community during their time to date as a member of the North Colorado Springs Rotary Club.

Rosanne Gain's Skills & Expertise

  1. Writing
  2. Editing
  3. Publicity
  4. Copywriting
  5. Social Media
  6. Public Relations
  7. Community Relations
  8. Media Relations
  9. Public Speaking
  10. Strategic Communications
  11. Strategic Planning
  12. Creative Strategy
  13. Creative Writer
  14. Problem Solving
  15. Community Outreach
  16. strategic alliances
  17. Creative Writing
  18. Positive Team Player
  19. Advertising
  20. Event Management
  21. Blogging
  22. Strategic Alliances
  23. Nonprofits
  24. Marketing Communications
  25. Press Releases
  26. Fundraising
  27. Marketing Strategy
  28. Outstanding interpersonal communication skills
  29. Social Networking
  30. Journalism
  31. Small Business
  32. Community Development
  33. Corporate Communications
  34. Social Media Marketing
  35. Management
  36. Crisis Communications
  37. Newsletters
  38. Music
  39. Publishing
  40. Facebook
  41. Event Planning
  42. Online Marketing
  43. New Media
  44. Internal Communications
  45. Air show announcing
  46. Marketing
  47. Email Marketing
  48. Entrepreneurship
  49. Online Advertising
  50. Speech Writing

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Rosanne Gain's Education

Florida State University

Bachelor of Science, Fashion Merchandising, minor in Advertising & PR

19631968

Activities and Societies: Alpha Chi Omega

Rosanne Gain's Additional Information

Websites:
Interests:

Music, colored pencil drawing, theater, comedy, media, writing

Groups and Associations:

North Colorado Springs Rotary Club (5470) - President 2013-2014, CS Press Association, Denver Press Club, HARO, Pikes Peak Ad Fed Board 05 - 07, Pikes Peak Arts Council Board 04 - 07, Karen Possehl Women's Endowment Advisory Board at UCCS 2001 to present, Colorado Mountain Reclamation Foundation Advisory Board, Mountain Post Historical Center Assn Marketing Committee, CS Chamber Health Care Council, 3rd VP of Winter Night Club

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