Arik is the principal of ACH Communications, a marketing and communications consultancy in Minneapolis/St. Paul focused delivering business results through an integrated mix of digital and traditional PR and marketing channels.
An award-winning communicator and marketer, Arik has more than 20 years experience in marketing, communications and PR. He also is an ardent contributor to several organizations. Over the years, he’s donated time to such organizations as the Minnesota Interactive Marketing Association, the Public Relations Society of America and Winona State University’s Alumni Board. You can find more about Arik by visiting his LinkedIn profile. Contact him directly at arik (at) arikhanson (dot) com. He's also on Twitter at @arikhanson.
Kevin oversees corporate content and channels, external and internal, for the Global Communications team at General Mills - including news/information shared via social media, the company blog, GeneralMills.com and the company intranet. He also consults with the company’s leaders and brand managers on various content and social media initiatives and manages General Mills’ employee advocacy program. He’s been with the company since 2010.
Prior to General Mills, Kevin was the managing editor of social media and content in Corporate Communications for the Legal division of Thomson Reuters. A University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire broadcast journalism grad, Kevin spent 10 years as an executive producer/newscast producer at KSTP-TV, and also produced newscasts at WFRV-TV in Green Bay, Wisconsin, and WEAU-TV in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. He volunteers with the UW-Eau Claire Communication + Journalism Advisory Board, and on Northern Star Scouting’s Marketing Committee. Contact him on LinkedIn.