Garden City, NY (PRWEB) June 17, 2014
NAPW honors Deanna Ransom as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Ransom is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in business and the arts. As the largest, most-recognized organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women is a powerfully vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and nearly 400 Local Chapters.
“Leadership, creativity, flexibility and collaboration are my key skills,” says Ms. Ransom. “I use them as tools to be used at the right time in the right way.” Whether it is as an award-winning marketing professional or as an equally successful and award winning entertainer, Ms. Ransom is adept at effectively using all of the key skills that she has honed throughout both of her careers.
As a Director of Marketing at SAP through her relationship with Projectline Services, Inc., Ms. Ransom has consistently developed and executed integrated marketing plans inclusive of content development, social media, digital marketing, product launches and global cross-functional team leadership initiatives that are innovative, creative and strategic. In March of 2014 she received the Virtual Communication Excellence Award for "Best In Content Marketing.”
Ms. Ransom has also had much success as a songwriter and gospel recording artist and has won such honors as Rhythm of Gospel Artist of the Year (2013), Video of the Year (2012) and Song of the Year (2011). She admits to being inspired by her experience as a child singing in church and by such legends as Walter Hawkins, Elbernita ‘Twinkie’ Clark and Billie Holiday. Ms. Ransom has appeared on many national television programs, including Christian Broadcast Network's The 700 Club, BET's Bobby Jones Music and TBN's Praise The Lord, and has multiple albums available in major online retail outlets such as, iTunes, Amazon, Best Buy and Barnes and Nobles.
Brimming with plans for the near future, Ms. Ransom says, “We are planning a live CD recording for late 2014 and looking for roles in musicals. I’m also expanding my radio endeavors from small segments and guest appearances into co-hosting and eventually having my own show and launching my clothing business!”