Joe Reeder joins University’s Division of Health Sciences as web communications specialist

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By Anne McMillin, APR

Joe Reeder

Joe Reeder. Photo by Anne McMillin, APR.

The University of Nevada School of Medicine and the University of Nevada, Reno's Division of Health Sciences welcome Joe Reeder to the Office of Institutional Advancement in the position of web communications specialist.

In this capacity, Joe will be responsible for reviewing and updating content on both the DHS and medical school websites.

Joe comes to the University from for HALL Wines in Napa Valley, where he served as marketing specialist, and later head of marketing. There he was responsible for the winery's direct-to-consumer marketing efforts, including brand building, email marketing, social media, website development, ecommerce, advertising, public relations and creative services. He helped the company achieve year-over-year sales and membership growth, even through years of economic recession. In 2011, Joe helped launch a new pinot noir brand called WALT Wines - which included leading the development of a new website and hundreds of pages of fresh web content.

While with HALL Wines, Joe also specialized in customer relationship management administration, leveraging enterprise tools such as Salesforce.com and Magento to drive sales and membership opportunities.

A native of Fernley, Nevada, Joe earned his Bachelor of Science degree in marketing from the University of Nevada, Reno in 2006. While at the University, he worked as a production assistant for KRNV News 4, operating studio cameras, running audio for live broadcasts and serving as video editor.

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