Who We Are

Subject Matter Experts

Cool Idea spotlight

Tip: #6 Anniversary Clocks make a great thank you gift

Clocks with your 100th anniversary logo are a timely and trendy gift for your top clients, customers or stakeholders to mark your company milestone. Here is just one example from Ontario’s the Farrow Group.  

Get More Tips

Anniversary project teams are comprised of many talented professionals with expertise in the areas of project management, internal and external communications, historical research, creative development and production, budget management, marketing, media relations and event management. Here are a few examples:

Mike Galle, anniversary consultant Mike is a veteran of multiple national corporate anniversary campaigns, and has worked on dozens of regional and local market events.  He brings over 40 years of experience in public relations, audiovisual production, marketing, advertising, adult education, management training, meeting facilitation, and event planning. Mike can serve as a valuable member of your strategic milestone planning group as well as a project manager for any number of anniversary initiatives that require creativity and flawless execution

Sharon McMurray, Anniversary Consultant
A former client of TAC, Sharon has since worked on anniversary campaigns for a number of diverse clients including a large national bank, a paint equipment manufacturer, a community foundation and a law firm.  With their unique audiences, each required custom solutions.  For example, she has worked with specialists to gather and organize companies’ archives, including business records and historical memorabilia.  In addition, she has managed employee celebrations in multiple states; national news media campaigns; and written and oral histories.  Overall, Sharon has more than 25 years of corporate communications experience.

Adrienne Nutter, Anniversary Consultant
Adrienne brings more than ten years of event design and marketing experience to her role as Anniversary Consultant. She has managed anniversary projects for organizations large and small and has planned everything from corporate cocktail events in Las Vegas to campaign fundraising events for Senator John McCain to charity motorcycle rides for Harley-Davidson. She is a graduate of Syracuse University and a past member of the Michigan Meetings + Events Magazine Editorial Advisory Board.

Jerry Schmidt, Anniversary Consultant

 

 

 

Angela Vanderbilt, Archivist
Angela blends her archival skills and project management experience to provide thorough archival needs assessment, collection processing, document conservation, and exhibit design for a variety of historic resources. She has experience in both business and local history archives and museums, combining her project management and collections management skills by establishing an archives repository for the Thompson Hine corporate anniversary campaign in 2011. Angela has a BFA, Visual Communications from Ohio University, and an MA, Public History/Archives and Special Collections Management from Wright State University.

Nancy Cohen, Graphic Artist
Nancy has many years of design experience for print, on-air, online and display. Her early years in television news and programming taught Nancy how to develop images that can be recognized and understood quickly. She has provided design work for multiple corporate anniversary campaigns including Dickinson Wright and Comerica Bank.  She is a graduate of the University of Michigan School of Art.

 

Megan Higgins, CMPMegan Higgins, CMP, Anniversary Consultant
Megan has 15 years experience in organizing strategic meeting and event campaigns. She has worked with Hollywood to the White House. Her strengths lie in looking at the big picture to help you reach your meeting goals and objectives and remaining calm under pressure. Having worked with associations, non-profit organizations, government and corporations, both domestically and internationally, her breadth of experience with a variety of clients can bring a fresh approach to your anniversary campaign.