DALLAS, August 28, 2017 — Fisher joins Forbes’ Invitation-Only Community for Communications, Public Relations, Public Affairs and Media Relations Executives.
Ossa Fisher, CMO and Deputy COO of Istation, has been accepted into the Forbes Communications Council, an invitation-only community for communications, public relations, public affairs and media relations executives. Her extensive experience in technology, marketing, and media enables her to provide a wealth of strategic thinking and operational experience to the organization.
Members of the council, who are hand-selected, comprise a curated network of successful peers and receive access to a variety of exclusive benefits and resources, including the opportunity to submit thought leadership articles and short tips on industry-related topics for publication on Forbes.com.
“It is an honor to have been selected to join the Forbes Communication Council,” Fisher said. “I am delighted to connect with other members of this community, share respective expertise, and broaden our collective impact.”
Forbes Councils combine an innovative, high-touch approach to community management perfected by the team behind Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) with the extensive resources and global reach of Forbes. As a result, Forbes Council members get access to the people, benefits and expertise they need to grow their businesses, as well as a dedicated member concierge who acts as an extension of their own team, providing personalized one-on-one support.
Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, said, “We are honored to welcome Ossa Fisher into the community. Our mission with Forbes Councils is to curate successful professionals from every industry, creating a vetted, social capital-driven network that helps every member make an even greater impact on the business world.”
Founded in 1998 and based in Dallas, Texas, Istation (Imagination Station) has become one of the nation’s leading providers of richly animated, game-like, educational technology. Istation was named one of 2019’s “EdTech 1000: Companies Transforming Education” by EdTech Digest, and has received numerous national educational technology awards. The Istation program puts more instructional time in the classroom through small-group and collaborative instruction. Istation’s innovative reading, math and Spanish programs immerse students in an engaging and interactive environment and inspire them to learn. Additionally, administrators and educators can use Istation to easily track the progress of their students, schools and classrooms. Istation now serves more than 4 million students throughout the United States and in several other countries. The company celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2018.
About Forbes Councils
Forbes partnered with the founders of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) to launch Forbes Councils, invitation-only communities for world-class business professionals in a variety of industries. Members, who are hand-selected by each Council’s community team, receive personalized introductions to each other based on their specific needs and gain access to a wide range of business benefits and services, including best-in-class concierge teams, personalized connections, peer-to-peer learning, a business services marketplace, and the opportunity to share thought leadership content on Forbes.com. For more information about Forbes Communications Council, visit https://forbescommcouncil.com/. To learn more about Forbes Councils, visit forbescouncils.com.