Kirkpatrick International, Inc.

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  • The Written Word


    Kirkpatrick International, Inc. is an award-winning executive speechwriting, employee communications and marketing communication firm that serves Fortune 100 companies and individuals who need communication support.

    Kirkpatrick International President Susan Croce Kelly is the former Vice President of Corporate Affairs for Sandoz Agro, Inc. a worldwide Swiss corporation, and Director of Corporate Communications for Monsanto Company. At Monsanto she worked in St. Louis, Brussels, and London.  She has been a newspaper reporter in St. Louis and Springfield Missouri and was editor and publisher of Ozarks magazine, with subscribers in 43 states.

    Kelly has also written for a variety of business and scholarly publications including the Exxon Lamp, Shell News, American Medical News, Monsanto Magazine, Bulletin of the  Missouri Historical Society, and general interest publications like Midwest Living, Midwest Motorist Magazine, Parenting magazine, Lake Lifestytles, Jefferson County Examiner, Tucson Sunday magazine, Chicago Tribune, St. Louis Post-Dispatch and Kansas City Star.

    Contact Susan Croce Kelly at 573-569-1585 or email for more information.

  • Kirkpatrick International, Inc.
    Partial Client List:

    Shell Oil Company
    Monsanto Company
    Sandoz Agro
    American Medical Association
    Exxon Lamp
    Monsanto Magazine
    Westlake Medical Center
    Anadarko Petroleum
    Bosch
    Delta Air Lines
    Halliburton, Inc.
    Lake Lifestyles Magazine
    Hearst Magazines

  • Awards

    PRSA Bronze Anvil Awards – newsletter/magazine production
    Ag Marketing Association – Golden ARC – Speechwriting.
    Gold Quill Award of Excellence – Speechwriting
    Chicago Women in Publishing – Trade Book Division.
    PR News– Gold Key.
    Silver Trumpet Award – Corporate Image Campaign.
    IABC Spectra Award – Corporate Image Campaign.
    Houston Press Club awards
    Women in Communication award for personal newspaper column

  • Writing Samples

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