|June 4, 2012
Contact: Gerianne Smart
Director of Marketing and Communications
802.864.1848 ext. 125
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Abbe Malcolm joins ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center as new Marketing Coordinator
BURLINGTON, VT — ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center, at the Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, is pleased to announce Abbe Malcolm as the new Marketing Coordinator.
“ECHO has embarked on a major expansion which has increased the amount of marketing, advertising, and public relations efforts for the institution”, said Gerianne Smart, ECHO’s Director of Marketing and Communications. “Abbe brings with her a talent in web design, general marketing and print ad creation as well as a great team spirit”.
Abbe was born and raised in Middlebury, VT and returned to her home state recently after living in Colorado for ten years. While there she received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Colorado. After graduation she lived and worked in Denver for High Noon Entertainment and Giant Interactive in television graphics. She also coached field hockey for a local high school team in Denver. Abbe is an avid SCUBA diver and is happy to be living near water again.
She can be reached at 802-864-1848, ext. 131.
For more information call (toll-free) 1.877.324.6386 or visit www.echovermont.org.
ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center is located at the
Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, on Vermont’s Burlington
Waterfront. ECHO features 70 live species, more than 100
interactive experiences, changing and permanent exhibits and
seasonal events — all exploring the Ecology, Culture, History,
and Opportunity for stewardship of the Lake Champlain Basin. The
2.2 acre Leahy Center environmental campus is also highlighted
by the Lake Champlain Basin Program Resource Room, UVM’s
Rubenstein Ecosystem Science Laboratory, Lake Champlain Navy
Memorial, ECHO’s Eclectic Gift Shop, and ecology-themed Café
managed by Sugarsnap. Open year-round, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; closed
Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Day. For more information visit
echovermont.org, call (toll-free) 1.877.324.6386, or write to
ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center, Leahy Center for Lake
Champlain, One College Street, Burlington, VT 05401.