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Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Smile Network Announces Natasha Freimark as Director of Corporate Partnership and Events

Smile Network International, the Minnesota based nonprofit that provides life-altering, reconstructive surgeries to children and young adults in impoverished countries, is pleased to announce the addition
of Natasha Freimark as Director of Corporate Partnership and Events.

“We are thrilled to welcome Natasha to our team. She has consistently demonstrated her commitment and passion for serving the children helped by Smile Network, ” said Kim Valentini, founder of Smile Network. ”Natasha brings her years of corporate partnership experience along with her extensive event background that will be vital as Smile Network International continues to grow and evolve.”

Freimark has served on the Smile Network Board of Directors for the last year and in the new position as Director of Corporate Partnership and Events, she will be responsible for executing comprehensive strategies for developing new corporate partnerships and events.

“I am excited to join the Smile Network team where I will be able to combine my experience in the corporate arena and my passion for non-profit work,” said Freimark. “I have seen firsthand the work Smile Network does when I participated in a mission to Mexico and I am honored to be a part of this
organization that is truly changing the lives of children throughout the world, one smile at a time.”

Freimark has nearly 20 years experience in marketing, corporate partnership and event planning. She previously was the Director of Marketing and Events for Mpls.St.Paul Magazine. Prior to that, Freimark was the Director of Marketing for Intercollegiate Athletics at the University of Minnesota, Account Executive at Carlson Leisure Group and Associate Sponsorship Manager at Mall of America.