Angeli Chin Named a Founding Member of the SWFL Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America Leadership Board
Connie Ramos Williams, CEO and President of CONRIC PR & Marketing | Publishing is pleased to announce that Angeli Chin, Marketing Director, is a Founding Member of the Southwest Florida Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) Leadership Board.
As a founding member, she will help establish and develop the Southwest Florida chapter of this national organization that works to spread awareness, provide education, advocacy and raise funds to find cures for Crohn’s Disease and ulcerative colitis. Chin will use her expertise as a marketing and public relations professional to help the group connect with the community and develop campaigns to raise awareness and funds for CCFA.
“Having recently been diagnosed with Inflammatory Bowel Disease I wanted to find out as much as possible,” states Angeli Chin. “It can be a scary diagnosis, as this is not the most comfortable condition to discuss openly. I am excited to be part of a board that will help bring these silent diseases to the forefront,” adds Chin.
Angeli Chin comes to the leadership board with years of diverse experience and educational background in marketing, public relations, project management, graphic design, and interactive media. She also has a rich history of working with other non-profit organizations. Chin, originally from New York, has worked with the Rainbow Coalition, La Leche League as an international presenter, mentor and leader, Gay Men’s Health Crisis, March of Dimes and the American Cancer Society. Angeli Chin is the founder of the Zumbathon fundraising event for Relay for Life Fort Myers and actively works with PACE Center for Girls on the Love That Dress Committee and Dress for Success Southwest Florida as a speaker and mentor. She has recently also joined the Advisory Board for The Salvation Army of Lee, Hendry, and Glades counties.
“Having Ms. Chin on our founding members board is a great asset to our organization and work we hope to accomplish,” states Keith Grossman, founder and managing partner of Grossman Law & Conflict Management, member of the Board of Trustees of the Florida Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America and President of the SW Florida CCFA Leadership Board.
Founded in 1967, the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America is a national non-profit organization that is dedicated to finding cures for Crohn’s Disease and ulcerative colitis. The organization helps fund studies at major medical institutions and support underdeveloped areas of research. In addition to spreading awareness through educational workshops and programs, the CCFA also contributes to the medical field with Inflammatory Bowel Disease, their scientific journal.
CONRIC PR & Marketing and CONRIC Publishing are divisions of Conric Holdings, LLC, a full service agency serving the Southwest Florida business and professional community. The company was founded by Connie Ramos-Williams (Distinguished Entrepreneur Nominee and APEX Award Nominee 2013) in 2007, and provides creative writing and design in all areas of marketing, public relations, advertising and publishing. The firm currently serves clients in many different industries including banking, legal, medical, not-for-profit, restaurant, manufacturing, builders, developers, realtors, salon & spas and political campaigns. The firm also publishes a monthly magazine for the Lee County Bar Association and Fit Nation, and a quarterly magazine for Bishop Verot High School. For more information on CONRIC PR & Marketing | Publishing, please call (239) 690-9840 or visit www.conricpr.com.