New APWA staff

Jared Shilhanek recently joined APWA as Program Marketing Manager and will be promoting the organization's educational programming and the WorkZone career center.

Jared was previously employed as a Management Trainee with Enterprise Rent-A-Car in North Kansas City. His responsibilities included setting branch-specific business goals and implementing tactics to attain those goals. He attended numerous training courses on subjects ranging from business relationship management to customer service. Jared also excelled in his position at meeting sales objectives each month.

Prior to that, Jared attained industry-specific experience at Missouri State University. While attending school, he participated in many school projects, dealing with numerous nonprofit organizations. Jared led teammates and was responsible for developing integrated marketing communications books for each client. This included developing marketing strategies, conducting marketing research, and creating marketing advertisements and collateral.

Jared has a B.S. degree in Marketing with an emphasis in Advertising and Promotion from Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri.