Patina Solutions Appoints National Practice Director, Communication Effectiveness
Friday, March 22, 2013
Greg Voeller brings 25 years of experience to lead company's national Communication Effectivenss practice
Patina Solutions has appointed Greg Voeller as National Practice Director for its newly formed Communication Effectiveness practice.
In this role, Voeller will be responsible for growing Patina's service offerings for client projects and engagements that require effective communication planning, coaching and support. In addition, he will assist in building the company's Portfolio of Talent of accomplished communication professionals.
"We are excited to have Greg join our team," said Mike Harris, CEO of Patina Solutions. "He has tremendous experience working closely with executive leadership teams and functional managers on organizational communications and change management programs that measurably support business strategies, which will be a major asset to our clients."
In his staff leadership roles, Voeller has directed global internal communication programs for industry-leading companies, including Johnson Controls, Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Rockwell Automation and Schneider National. As a consultant, he has successfully managed communication for clients across a variety of industries, including healthcare, financial services, food and beverage, industrial supply, manufacturing and petrochemical.
Voeller has extensive background in advising and supporting CEOs and senior executives on their communication requirements. He has created and facilitated a number of communication development coaching and workshop sessions for senior, emerging and front-line leaders. His experience includes leading or providing key communication contributions to programs in areas such as continuous improvement, compliance, crisis management, employee engagement, employee relations, health and wellness, internal/integrated branding, mergers and acquisitions, organizational restructurings, strategic initiatives and system launches.
"Patina Solutions is a rapidly growing company with the right model for today's dynamic business environment," said Voeller. "I am thrilled to help Patina clients implement excellent, performance-impacting communication solutions, delivered by our experienced, knowledgeable professionals."
Voeller received his master's degree in communication - with a leadership communication emphasis - from Northwestern University and his undergraduate degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.