Campbell, CA, November 10, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Global recruitment marketing agency CKR Interactive (http://www.ckrinteractive.com) received the exciting news that the organization’s President and CEO, Curtis Rogers, was elected as Councilperson for the city of Monte Sereno, CA. Having started CKR Interactive nearly ten years ago, and with many successful company and entrepreneurial projects under his belt, Rogers was ready to give back to the community and the openings on his home town’s city council provided the perfect opportunity.
Monte Sereno was incorporated in 1957 and is located in the southwestern portion of Santa Clara County at the base of the beautiful Santa Cruz Mountains, approximately 50 miles southeast of San Francisco. The city is home to approximately 4,000 residents (as reported in 2006) and is most known for being the location where John Steinbeck wrote the Grapes of Wrath. It is also the home of the famous artist Thomas Kinkade.
Rogers competed against four other candidates for a city council seat, and a total of three candidates were voted in for a four-year term. Rogers surpassed the other candidates with the most votes, bringing in 25.26% of the votes received. “My only political motivation is to make Monte Sereno the best place to reside in the South Bay,” shared Rogers.
Rogers is already receiving numerous requests from the city’s residents and well wishes from the agency’s clients. He is looking forward to starting his role as Councilperson in the city he calls home for him and his family. Besides being the CEO at CKR Interactive and a newly appointed Councilperson for Monte Sereno, Rogers is a single father raising a thirteen year old son. He also has two older sons. “I'm originally a cheesehead from Wisconsin, but I've called Monte Sereno home for thirteen years.” Rogers says. Living in the city of Monte Sereno for so long, Rogers definitely embodies a passion for his community, through his devotion and respect he will provide the people of Monte Sereno with the service and attention they deserve.
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About CKR Interactive
Founded in 2001, CKR Interactive is a global recruitment marketing agency delivering comprehensive services to today’s employers. Focusing on interactive solutions, the firm’s areas of expertise also include research and planning, creative development and marketing communications. With offices throughout California, Arizona, Texas, New York, Ohio and Florida, and OneAgent (http://www.oneagentglobal.com) partner agencies in the United Kingdom, Australia, China and India, the award-winning firm’s growing list of clients represents a range of industries, from healthcare/biopharm and high tech to government and hospitality/food service.
About Curtis Rogers
Curtis Rogers was co-founder, President/Chief Executive Officer of Rogers and Associates Advertising, a recruitment and business-to-business advertising agency with 10 offices in major U.S. markets (and one of the largest advertising agencies in the country). His experience at Rogers included the development of one of the nation's first online career web sites, CareerTaxi.com. After TMP Worldwide acquired Rogers and Associates, he remained as Division President and was active with Monster.com. After TMP, Curtis moved to EmployChina.com where he was Executive Vice President/General Manager overseeing US operations. He was responsible for managing international marketing and growing the site from a small regional operation to one of the largest full-service employment companies and job boards in China. Today, Curtis is President/Co-founder of CKR Interactive, a recruitment advertising agency that specializes in employment communications with a strong focus on consulting and a marketing-driven strategy. He has his B.A. in Journalism and M.S. in Marketing from the University of Wisconsin.