CMC Communications                                                                                                                       

      Marketing, Communications & Media Relations                                                                               





Christine Cimino, MA                                                                              Strategist|Writer|Marketer                                                                                                            

Christine is a senior marketing communications professional with more than 15 years of experience in corporate,                          nonprofit and government sectors. She specializes in message development, communications strategy, media relations                         and content marketing.

Prior to consulting and freelance work, Christine served as director of public relations and communications for                                     The Smithsonian Associates, the educational and cultural events organization of the Smithsonian Institution. She gained                 publicity exposure for program topics ranging from business and science to music and film including events featuring icons                 Steve Forbes, President Carter, Stephen Hawking, Yo-Yo Ma and Meryl Streep.

Previous experience includes working as marketing communications manager for the travel company Collette Vacations.                           In addition to managing public relations, she served as lead writer of advertising and marketing content for business partners                    Air Canada, Royal Caribbean, Princess Cruises and numerous tourism organizations including VisitBritain and Tourism Australia.

Christine holds a master's degree in communications management from George Mason University and a bachelor's degree in       journalism from the University of Maryland.