Senior Marketing Communication Specialist
While studying as an undergraduate at the University of Texas at Arlington, Erica Avila began an internship in 2004 with Alterity, which launched her career. After obtaining her bachelor’s degree in communication technology, she joined the Acctivate team full-time. Erica is now Alterity’s senior marketing communication specialist.
I use different channels to help express what Acctivate is all about and to communicate to our customers, prospects and partners. I love that I can work in various areas, including web design, email marketing, graphic design, advertising, writing and social media.”
I’m the biggest fan of: my three boys. They amaze me all the time and keep life interesting.
One thing people would never guess from looking at me is I was once part of a roller derby league in Dallas.”
My best memory of work: is being involved in two major website redesigns. They were both different experiences being seven years a part and I learned a lot. I’ve came a long ways from starting out as an intern writing “how to” help articles for the system.
As a small company, it feels more like family here than a job. I’ve worked with mostly everybody at one time. The doors are always open to ask questions, get feedback and contribute ideas.”