Ice Miller LLP is excited to welcome Tamara Cypress as director of firm communications. Tamara is responsible for oversight of internal Firm communications related to Ice Miller’s strategic plan and other related initiatives.
With more than 15 years of experience in marketing across multiple brands and product lines, Tamara provides clear and simple marketing communication strategies coupled with repeatable and measurable tactics. She is adept in business transformation and shifting mindsets and behaviors to improve performance and results, including company restructures and brand changes. Tamara has experience with branding strategy development, community outreach, employee engagement, diversity coaching and mentoring, cross-functional initiatives, corporate communications and digital and social media. She is also Six Sigma trained.
“We are very excited to work with Tamara as the Firm prepares to roll out a new strategic plan and catapult to new heights,” said Steve Humke, chief managing partner of Ice Miller. “Her experience directing various major corporate transformations is just what we need to ensure our internal messaging is as strong as our external presence.”
Prior to joining Ice Miller, Tamara was the director of corporate communications and culture at Stanley Black & Decker. She led the development and execution of communication strategies across the global security business, including 9,400 employees in 15 countries. She provided counsel to the c-suite and led significant transformation and merger and acquisition projects. Tamara also rebranded the company’s new change strategy to optimize small and medium enterprises.
Tamara also served as the senior communications manager for Roche where she led the site and change management communications and employee engagement strategy for the diabetes care business. She also previously served as corporate communications manager for Cummins, Inc. In this role, she developed strategic plans for six corporate functions, including business intelligence, data management, distribution, finance, product management and supply chain. Tamara rebranded a highly visible multimillion dollar initiative while effectively reaching 55,000 global employees.
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