Go behind-the-scenes of the opening of America’s Best New Attraction, Gathering Place – Tulsa’s Riverfront Park. From the construction phase to the grand opening to the first 100 days, learn what the Park did to gain local, regional and national attention. Also get a sneak peak of what’s to come for the world-class park and marketing strategies for 2019.
Communication strategy and planning for a new attraction
Public Relations on a local, regional and national level
Community relations and partnerships
Katie started her career in Tulsa in Public Relations at Schnake Turnbo Frank after graduating from Oklahoma State University with a degree in Public Relations and Broadcast Journalism. After making a move to the advertising sector, she worked for Brothers & Company, the largest advertising agency in Tulsa where she served as an Account Supervisor for several clients in Tulsa as well as regional and national brands in the non-profit, retail and healthcare industries. Katie is currently serving as the Director of Marketing for the world class park – Gathering Place in Tulsa, OK. She was on the start-up team responsible for opening the Park as a regional destination attraction and continues to work on branding and promoting the Park on a national level.