Bethany Dale Named President of ETC, Inc.

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June 28, 2018 (Cincinnati)—Bethany Dale, APR, will become President of Environmental Technologies & Communications, Inc. (ETC) on July 1, 2018 after 20 years with the firm. She had previously served as Vice President since 2005 and Project Director before that.

Bethany joined ETC in 1998 following a corporate communication position with International Paper in Panama City, Florida. She was accredited in Public Relations in 2005 by the Public Relations Society of America.

“During her time at ETC, Bethany Dale has gained a wealth of knowledge and skills for communicating effectively with the public on a wide range of environmental issues, as well as running the business,” said CEO Pat Esposito. “She is highly valued by ETC’s clients for her counsel and respected by ETC’s staff for her leadership style.”

The firm’s founder, Pat Esposito, recently retired from day-to-day activity in the business. She will continue to serve as CEO and provide senior counsel as needed.

“Pat Esposito’s unique vision and perseverance in the environmental world made ETC the go-to communications firm for industrial clients in Ohio and the Midwest,” said Bethany Dale. “She has been an amazing mentor, friend and PR practitioner.  It is an honor to take this company forward as its new President and majority owner.”

ETC specializes in science-driven communications and public relations focused on local environmental issues. The company serves the public relations and community engagement needs of local government, utilities, industry, and business. Established in 1994 as a certified woman-owned Ohio small business, ETC currently has a staff of 10 professionals with offices in Cincinnati, Toledo and Cleveland.  The firm has won more than 30 national, regional and local awards for its public education and outreach campaigns and individual tactics.

Linda Palacios