Amy Rodek is director of Marketing and Communications for the Orthopedic Center of Illinois (OCI) and independent sales director with Thirty-One Gifts. At OCI, Rodek manages all marketing/public relations/communication functions for the Orthopedic Center of Illinois, Midwest Rehab, Midwest Imaging, Spine Center of Illinois, Occupational Medicine Group and Orthopedic Center of Illinois Foundation. Her responsibilities include referring physician relations, creating marketing/print materials; representing the company with local media; and planning, coordinating, and evaluating major events—including the annual charity golf tournament.
As an independent sales director with Thirty-One Gifts, Rodek runs a successful business that specializes in personalized gifts, totes, purses, wallets, and stationery.
A member of the Springfield, Illinois AWC Professional Chapter, Rodek has served on the Board of Directors as the VP of Communications and continues to be involved with monthly chapter events.
When asked why she pursued the CCP designation, Rodek explained, “This opportunity was the perfect way for me to record all of my education, volunteer work, and professional activities of the last several years into a systemized format as well as a way to continue to develop both professionally and personally.”