Mary Willkom Joins Inside INdiana Business as Writer/Reporter
Grow INdiana Media Ventures, the parent of the Inside INdiana Business platform of business news products, has announced the addition of Mary Willkom as writer/reporter. Mary will be responsible for reporting and producing content for the INside Edge e-newsletters, www.InsideINdianaBusiness.com and all IIB properties.
“We are thrilled to have Mary join our team at an exciting time for the company,” said GIMV President and Managing Editor Gerry Dick. “Mary’s background and talents will play an important role in our growth plans.”
Mary comes to GIMV from Elkhart-based Lippert Components Inc. (NYSE: LCII), a $2 billion, publicly-traded recreational vehicle components company, where she served as public relations and communications manager. Her responsibilities included managing the company’s internal and external communications and marketing messaging. She also served as editor-in-chief of the company’s RV Open Road and H20 Lifestyle magazines.
Mary is a graduate of Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Arts degree.
While in northern Indiana, Mary was active in the community, including serving on the executive committee for the University of Notre Dame’s annual IDEA Week Innovation Festival. She is also a graduate of the Leadership South Bend Mishawaka program.
“I’m honored to join such a talented and respected team. As a lifelong Hoosier, I have a homegrown passion for all things Indiana, and I’m excited to use my public relations and communications background to add value to this award-winning organization.”