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An expert in PR, CSR and social entrepreneurship

Dagmar Thiel is a public affairs, communications, and corporate sustainability expert, with over 25 years of experience working with international and non-profit organizations, media, corporations, and coalition building between public and private entities. She is a social entrepreneur advocating organic and fair-trade products


Experience
Pacari Chocolate

East Cost Ambassador

2016 - Present (4 years, 5 months)
Proud of selling PACARI in the USA. PACARI is Premium Organic Chocolate, From Tree to Bar. PACARI is the most awarded single origin dark chocolate, made entirely in Ecuador from Arriba Nacional beans, the best Fino de Aroma Cacao
Herbaria Krauterparadies GmbH

Exclusive Distributor for the USA

2016 - Present (4 years, 6 months)
Herbaria stands for top quality and competence when it comes to spices, coffee and tea from controlled organic farms. The German company Herbaria Kräuterparadies GmbH is one of the few international suppliers of gourmet products in the organic sector to combine high-quality nutrition with high culinary standards, meeting the requirements of customers who search for an Exclusive Organic Gourmet experience
SamiChakra

Vice President

2016 - Present (4 years, 6 months)
We founded our Company to act as Ambassadors for foreign small producers of organic products. Through SamiChakra, we assist them in positioning their products for the US Market, distribute their products and, most of all, advocate for social and environment ethical methods of production, including seeds biodiversity preservation. We educate consumers to choose not only a healthy option for them, but to contribute to a sustainable livelihood for small scale farmers around the world
Pacto Global Ecuador • Ecuador

Chairwoman

2014 - 2015 (1 year, 12 months)
Elected Chair of the Global Compact Ecuadorian Network under the auspices of the United Nations. Coordination of public and private Initiatives towards sustainable development
Fundación Telefónica • Ecuador

Vice President

2004 - 2015 (11 years, 12 months)
Transformed company´s social marketing program, Proniño (“For The Benefit of Children”), into a social development program. Positioned the Program as Ecuador’s most important private initiative against child labor. Increased program participation over 1000% in 10 years. In 2013 initiated new program oriented to Telefonica´s core business: reducing the digital gap and illiteracy and improving participants Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) capabilities
Telefónica Ecuador (Movistar)

Corporate Affairs Manager

2004 - 2015 (11 years, 12 months)
CSR and Sustainability;
Structured, implemented and directed Telefonica’s CSR strategy. Formulated policies, launched committees, managed compliance, certification, reporting and directed follow-up projects and initiatives;
Public Affairs and Communication;
Responsible for Telefonica’s Corporate Communications and Public Affairs Strategies. Stakeholder tailored cross-channel communication campaigns and reputational management. Official spokesperson of the company
BellSouth Ecuador • Ecuador

PR Manager

2001 - 2004 (3 years, 12 months)
Responsible of External Communications and for the direction of BellSouth´s social marketing program, Proniño, against child labor
Ecuavisa • Ecuador

Journalist and TV Anchor

1996 - 2001 (5 years, 12 months)
News reporter and later also morning and noon anchor for the highest-rated national news TV channel
TC Television • Ecuador

Journalist and TV Anchor

1992 - 1996 (4 years, 12 months)
Reporter and morning news anchor and later evening news anchor, for the second largest national broadcaster station

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