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Thursday, October 04, 2012

Karwoski & Courage Public Relations Hires Lecher as Account Manager

Karwoski & Courage Public Relations has hired Denise Lecher as an account manager.

Lecher comes to the full-service agency with several years of corporate communications experience in the healthcare industry, managing communications programs for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota and HealthPartners Central Minnesota Clinics. In 2005, Lecher joined Blue Cross’ public relations team as a communications coordinator and more recently held the positions of communications consultant and account specialist. She brings myriad skills and experience to the Karwoski & Courage team, including both internal and external communications, account management, strategic planning and writing.

At Karwoski & Courage, Lecher will utilize her experience for clients in a range of industries, including healthcare, manufacturing, and energy conservation.

“With her variety of skills and public relations experience, along with a strong entrepreneurial spirit, Denise makes an essential addition to the Karwoski & Courage team,” said Glenn Karwoski, senior vice president and managing director.

Lecher holds a bachelor’s degree in communication from the College of St. Benedict/St. John’s University. She is also a member of the Minnesota chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA).