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Karl D. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Feb 14, 2009

Karl D.

Helping good people do great business.
   United States
Columbus

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $75

Highly accomplished communications professional with proven history devising/implementing effective
community relations and government affairs strategies. Results-oriented leader with expertise building
and transforming relationships with key industry stakeholders to enhance image/reputation. Critical
change agent and skilled team leader; adept at developing and overhauling organizational infrastructure
to streamline operations. Talented program manager, can direct comprehensive compliance initiatives.

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Service Description

Founded in 2006 by former Aflac executive Karl Douglass, the F. K. Douglass Company specializes in helping organizations and individuals make the most of their business opportunities. Our strengths range from strategic and business planning to team leadership and program management. Highlights of our qualifications include:

• Establishing and cultivating networks in the insurance industry and in niche markets to expand business development opportunities.
• Transforming relationships with licensing and regulatory bodies, industry association, acquisition candidates, and business alliances.
• Leveraging proven quality management principles to streamline operations and to capture mission-critical cost savings.
• Leading corporate compliance programs and guiding corporate relations and communications with the media and the general public.

We are creative and resourceful relationship development firm with a strong history of effective leadership. The F. K. Douglass Company understands and possesses the business savvy and the management attributes necessary to help your organization reach its next strategic objective.

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Employment

Aflac
2nd VP - Director of Producer Licensing
1999 - 2005
Led 6-person leadership team to direct group of 44. Cultivated relationships with insurance regulatory bodies for each U.S. state to ensure compliance with all regulations and fulfillment of all...
Aflac
2nd VP - Compliance
1998 - 1998
Researched and evaluated new and proposed legislation regarding e-commerce and insurance industry compliance requirements. Crafted strategies to influence policies and to affect organizational...
Aflac
2nd VP - Corporate Communicatons
1996 - 1998
Directed high-profile philanthropic relationship with Egleston Children's Hospital and Aflac Cancer Center. Performed in-depth research on media outlets. Drafted press releases, fact sheets, and...

Education

University of Georgia
Masters of Education - Educational Administration & Policy
2005 - 2006
Yale University
Bachelor of Arts - Economics & Political Science
1986 - 1990
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public affairs
government
communications
external affairs
management consulting
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