Anita Brown is Associate Director, Marketing Communications for Indium Corporation. She is responsible for managing the strategic planning initiatives for the Marcom Department, driving vendor selection, and managing customer, media, community, and internal communications. She also works closely with Indium Corporation’s product managers to create impactful product branding and communication programs.
Anita joined Indium Corporation in 2004 and has served in a variety of roles in the Marketing Communications Department, most recently as Senior Marketing Communications Manager. Anita has been instrumental in nearly every single regional and global marketing communication initiative over the past decade.
Anita earned her bachelor’s degree in business & public management and her MBA in Technology Management, both from the State University of New York’s Polytechnic Institute. She was recognized with the Dean’s Award from SUNY Poly School of Business in 2009, the Women in Business Award from the Mohawk Valley Business Journal in 2005, and the Follow the Leaders Award from Leadership Mohawk Valley in 2005. In 2017, she was recognized as one of the Mohawk Valley’s outstanding women in business by the YWCA’s Salute to Outstanding Women.
Anita has a passion for mentoring and actively shares her experience and expertise with others by mentoring young girls and women entering the business world. She has also hosted Rotary Exchange students from Venezuela, Mexico, Poland, and Chile. Additionally, she designed and taught a leadership development course at Mohawk Valley Community College for two years.
Anita serves as chairperson for the SUNY Poly Foundation for the State University of New York’s Polytechnic Institute and is a 3-time Paul Harris Fellow with Rotary International. She participated in the Ride for Missing Children for 10 years and, in addition to road biking, enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and hiking.