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Weisel & Kliner Appointed to Local Tech Boards

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We are pleased to announce that Evan Weisel, co-founder and principal, has been re-named to the Northern Virginia Technology Council’s (NVTC) board of directors as the public relations advisor.  Additionally, Jayna Kliner, vice president, is serving her second consecutive term with the Women in Technology’s (WIT) communications committee.

This is Evan’s fourth year as the public relations advisor to the NVTC. Weisel supports the internal NVTC communications team with all public and media relations activities. He has been instrumental in helping launch the NVTC’s Social Media and Cyber Security and Privacy committees and now serves as the Board liaison to both committees.
Appointed by WIT’s Board for her second, two-year term as vice-chair of the communications committee, Kliner is responsible for overseeing public and media relations. WIT is the premier organization contributing to the success of professional women in the Washington, D.C.-area technology community.

Tony Welz, Principal and Co-Founder

Founding W2 Communications to help set emerging and established technology companies apart from their competition, Tony thrives on creating innovative programs that deliver tangible results that align with clients’ corporate objectives.

During a career that spans more than 20 years in both corporate communications and agency-based technology marketing communications, Tony has directed aggressive awareness and credibility programs, managed crisis communications initiatives and developed executive and thought leadership campaigns. He has consulted with start-up and emerging businesses, as well as global organizations such as IBM and Network Associates (McAfee).

An expert in messaging and positioning, Tony ensures that clients’ value propositions are skillfully conveyed, and that technical topics are presented comprehensively yet clearly. Tony leverages a deep understanding of topics and issues that drive market news to create technology communications programs which position clients at the forefront of their industries. As a result, he has fostered long-term and trusted relationships with the industry’s top reporters, analysts and bloggers.

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