Katherine Sopranos

Managerial Experience and Corporate Communications and Media Relations

Possessing more than two decades of experience in corporate communications, media relations, and executive management, Katherine Sopranos specializes in public relations and strategic internal and external communications. She has worked in senior roles at major public companies, including Boeing, Northern Trust and Tribune.

Katherine Sopranos began her career as special events coordinator with the City of Hope National Medical Center in Chicago. Following this, she served as media relations assistant with DePaul University, and then joined Tribune Company, where she worked in corporate relations for six years, with roles that included media relations manager. She has also worked as a freelance writer and editor, publishing more than 200 articles and a weekly column in the Chicago Tribune between 1996 and 2001.

Katherine Sopranos is busy in her personal life, as she serves as a career coach, in addition to her ongoing professional responsibilities. An avid sports fan, she particularly loves the Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bears, and Chicago Blackhawks. She also participates in various community-oriented initiatives. A member of the International Association of Business Communicators, Katherine Sopranos has also served on the Board of Directors for the Publicity Club of Chicago.

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