Aaron Blau, StamatsCedar Rapids, IA, August 12, 2015—Stamats is excited to welcome Aaron Blau as a Client Executive to our team of experienced higher education marketing strategists.

As a pioneer of social media for higher education, Aaron has played an early role in shaping online communities as social media continues to evolve and expand.

Most recently, Aaron managed the digital content strategy for all social media channels for the University of Iowa’s Office of Strategic Communication as new media manager. He continues to serve as a media relations volunteer with the PGA of America at the PGA Championship and Ryder Cup. He is also involved with the digital and social media staff at the PGA TOUR’s John Deere Classic.

Aaron’s digital strategy expertise will help fulfill the growing demand for Stamats’ digital marketing services for colleges and universities.

“Our college and university clients have increasing demands for omni-channel marketing, including social media, content marketing, and traditional media. With Aaron on the Stamats team we increase our abilities to help our college and university clients stay ahead,” says Guy Wendler, Stamats president and CEO.

In answering what attracted him to Stamats, Aaron said, “The reputation of Stamats in higher education marketing is unmatched. The people associated with Stamats have a drive to succeed while assisting clients reach their goals. My first interactions with the staff have me beyond excited to get started.”

Aaron currently lives in North Liberty, Iowa, with his wife, Mandy, and their two children Jordan (3) and Hannah (five months).

About Stamats Communications:

Stamats is a leading marketing and research company providing a complete range of services including websites, content marketing, email, magazines, video, research, traditional media, live events, and database marketing. Stamats focuses on distinct markets to gain unique category knowledge and experience that it brings to bear for the benefit of Stamats’ clients. These markets are higher education, commercial building operation and management, commercial building interior design, professional meeting planning, and healthcare. Through its subsidiary, The Thorburn Group, Stamats provides consumer marketing services to Fortune 500 companies. Stamats was founded in 1923 and today maintains offices in Cedar Rapids, Iowa (headquarters); Minneapolis, Minnesota; and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Contact: Guy Wendler
President and CEO, Stamats Communications
Phone: 319-364-6167
guy.wendler@stamats.com