BRISTOL, Tenn. – Rob Batot has been named marketing development manager for Corporate Marketing Group (CMG), a division of The Corporate Image (TCI), an integrated communications firm headquartered in Bristol, Tenn.
In his position, Batot is responsible for developing new client opportunities for CMG and TCI across local, regional and national markets. Batot will play a key role in developing marketing and advertising proposals and strategies for new business prospects, as well as assisting in the execution of marketing and advertising plans for existing clients.
A native of Hondo, Texas, Batot comes to CMG with 20 years of communications experience in news media across the U.S., including 12 years in the Tri-Cities market with WJHL-TV. His background also includes experience in strategic marketing, sales and technical support. He has actively volunteered as a public speaker and fundraiser for numerous community events and charitable causes, including the American Red Cross and Children’s Miracle Network.
“Rob’s expertise and depth of knowledge will strengthen our ability to serve our diverse client base and effectively pursue new client opportunities,” says TCI President Jon Lundberg. “We are confident that he will add another layer of knowledge and experience to our award-winning team of communications professionals.”
Batot graduated from the University of Oklahoma in Norman, Okla., with a Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology and a minor in communications.
“I am pleased to bring my career experiences to such a highly respected communications firm,” Batot says. “I look forward to leveraging my skills to establish effective and forward-thinking strategies for CMG and TCI clients.”
Founded in 1993, The Corporate Image is an integrated public relations and marketing firm that specializes in strategic corporate communications. Corporate Marketing Group designs, develops and implements targeted marketing and advertising strategies for clients.