As Director, PR for one of Canada’s most-recognized and successful companies, Tania Venn is responsible for creating an impactful awareness about the 1-800-GOT-JUNK? brand. Tania leads an in-house team of 4 who focus their efforts on regional and national media relations, social media, and community events for franchises in Canada, the U.S., and Australia.
Tania joined 1-800-GOT-JUNK? in 2005. Under her leadership, the PR team has celebrated many successes, including appearances on The Dr. Phil Show, Dr. Oz, Rachael Ray, Dr. Drew’s Life Changers, At Home with Lisa Quinn, Restaurant Makeover, George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight, CNN Money and profiles in Huffington Post, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Entrepreneur, Costco Connection, USA Today, Globe and Mail, as well as the hit reality series’, Hoarders and Undercover Boss.
Tania’s previous experience includes several years as a broadcast news journalist, where she worked as a reporter and newscaster for several radio stations, followed by time spent in the sales and marketing industries as a Marketing Manager for a major, national bookstore chain and Director, Sales for a boutique customer appreciation company.
In her free time, Tania can be found in the company of her two teenaged children, preferably on a mountain skiing or hiking.