Greg Solomon joins Ukpeagvik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC) as new Marketing and Communications Manager
Photo courtesy of UIC
Greg Solomon has joined UIC as its new Marketing and Communication Manager. His responsibilities include developing and managing corporate communications materials. He will also work closely with staff on the design and coordination of effective outreach materials, and will assist with event planning and promotion, networking and media relations. Greg will be based out of Anchorage, and is part of UIC’s Marketing and Communications Department.
Mr. Solomon has over 20 years of experience in the advertising and marketing fields, and also 15 years in the Information Technology industry. He has helped many successful companies here in Alaska meet their business goals through the effective development of countless communications and advertising projects. Greg’s work has been showcased by companies like, BP Exploration Alaska, Northern Air Cargo, The Alaska State Chamber of Commerce and Providence Alaska Medical Center, just to name a few.
Greg is also a veteran of the United States Air Force. During his time in the military he was a member of the U.S. Air Force Band of the West, in San Antonio, Texas. Greg also was a member of the Elmendorf Air Force Base – Band of the Pacific. He also provided graphic support to Elmendorf’s Manpower Division.
His academic credentials include attendance to the Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan, the University of Texas at San Antonio, and the University of Alaska Anchorage. As well as, studying the Arts at Incarnate Word College in Texas.
In his free time, Greg is actively involved with the community. Since 1978 he has been a member of the Anchorage Symphony and the Anchorage Opera Orchestra. He is also a distinguished member and past president of Anchorage East Rotary Club, an International organization that seeks to bring humanitarian service to those in need, he served as the communications chair for the Rotary district that covered the Yukon and Alaska territories
Greg is married to Kathleen Madden. He has two adult children living out-of state, Audrey, a professional violinist living in California and Ben, a cattle rancher in Texas.