Mark Fredrickson, APR, Vice President of thought leadership and PR firm SnappConner PR , has been named 2015 Marking Executive of the Year by the Utah Technology Council.

Fredrickson has served as co-chair of the UTC Communications Committee and also as Co-Chair of the Marketing Peer-to-Peer Forum for several years. He has been highly involved in the marketing forum since its inception.

Fredrickson was formerly VP, Ecommerce and Marketing for Naartjie Kids and joined SnappConner as Vice President in February 2015. At SnappConner PR he heads accounts including TreeHouse Interactive, Spera, Shout TV, and most recently is playing a lead role on thought leadership and public relations for EnerBank USA.

“It’s great to be part of an organization like UTC and to work with tremendous staff and member companies,” Fredrickson said. “UTC provides excellent value to Utah’s marketing executives at every level, and I’m grateful to be honored with this recognition today.”

“Mark Fredrickson is a tremendous asset to UTC and to SnappConner PR,” said SnappConner EVP A. Cory Maloy. “We are grateful for the contributions he makes not only to our company and clients but to the Utah business community as well.”