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Karen Hames

Karen Hames

Digital Marketing Manager

Karen Hames is the renaissance woman of The Planetary Society. Her position as digital marketing manager bridges her professional and educational backgrounds and fulfills her lifelong “passion for asking the big questions and exploring the universe while sharing that exploration with the public and our members.” In her substantial professional life so far, she’s worked on everything from marketing to social media, business to analytics, and graphic to web design and she’s only just getting started. Through school she followed courses in philosophy, math, and physics.
Karen spends her days managing The Society’s social media accounts, email campaigns, and website while also providing analytics for each digital platform. When she has time to spare, she also designs everything from the graphic design elements you see in our emails and social media campaigns to puzzle pieces and posters for various projects.

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Infinite Visions, One Planetary Society

Posted 2014/12/17 08:03 CST | 3 comments

Three weeks ago, we launched a social media campaign hoping to engage the public in space exploration. What we achieved was more than we expected—our Infinite Visions campaign reached more than 2.5 million people in 47 countries.

Quick update about our website

Posted 2014/11/21 06:50 CST | 0 comment

The last two weeks have been extraordinary for The Planetary Society. As amazing as this increased traffic is, it has brought to light some issues with our website including latency and missing content that we are still working on fixing.

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