Laura Kane

Chief Communications Officer

Laura Kane is an award-winning communications leader, who brings a proven track record of strategic and creative communications to the Chief Communications Officer position.  In this role she oversees the communications and brand strategies, internal communications, and efforts to increase awareness of CIPE’s programs and thought leadership for the organization.

Kane has extensive experience helping Fortune 500 and not-for-profit organizations develop effective communications strategies, building brand awareness, and managing reputational risks.  Prior to joining CIPE,Laura has held senior leadership positions at Aflac, Marsh & McLennan Companies, Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), and Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce.

The communications programs led by Kane have earned numerous awards for excellence and effectiveness, including a Cannes PR Lion, Silver and Bronze Anvils, Effies, Marcom Awards, a webby and her induction into the PR News Hall of Fame.