DOWNERS GROVE, IL: CompTIA, a trade association for the IT industry, has hired Ann Batko as SVP for marketing and communications.
She will lead corporate communications, as well as global marketing strategy, for the 2,000-plus member organization. She will also oversee social media, advertising, and branding.
Prior to CompTIA, Batko was senior director of communications and brand management at CDW. Previously, she was SVP of marketing and corporate communications at Rand McNally, where she also served as executive editor and creative director.