MU alum Paula Tompkins, founder of ChannelNet, to speak Oct. 31; reservations due Oct. 19

PaulaTompkinsPaula Tompkins, a Marshall University alumna and CEO/founder of the marketing and sales firm ChannelNet, will speak on the Huntington campus Thursday, Oct. 31. Her presentation, which will take place at 5 p.m. at Marshall University Foundation Hall, home of the Erickson Alumni Center, is titled “Energy, Empowerment and Enterprise.”

“This will be an interesting and enlightnening hour of meeting and hearing about the success of an alum from Marshall,” said Dr. Ronald G. Area, CEO of the Marshall University Foundation Inc. “Paula will be very entertaining, for sure.”

Students, faculty and staff are welcome to attend, Area said, but need to make a reservation by Saturday, Oct. 19, by calling 304-696-3321 or e-mailing

ChannelNet, founded in 1985, specializes in multichannel marketing and sales solutions based on Internet technology. Their client list includes automobile companies such as Ford, GM and Toyota; technology companies such as IBM and Intel; retailers such as Saks Fifth Avenue and Macy’s; and other consumer retailers such as Coca Cola, La-Z-Boy and Benjamin Moore Paints.




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