As Director of Corporate Marketing and Communications, Lauran is tasked with managing global Public Relations and Social Media for Deltek. She is responsible for the 'air cover' of the brand through earned, owned and paid media.
Since joining Deltek in 2009, Lauran has launched its social media program and created training classes to educate her colleagues on the benefits of social media for B2B. She has participated in the communications to media & analysts surrounding several acquisitions and the sale of the company to private equity firm, Thoma Bravo. Lauran also heads up Deltek's awards program, helping earn numerous accolades for the company and its executives, including the Inc. Hire Power Awards, Northern Virginia Technology Council Hot Ticket Awards, inclusion on the InformationWeek 500 list, the SmartCEO and SmartCXO awards, and the BtoB Magazine Social Media Marketing Awards.