Schneider Associates Names Ian Jude Chio Vice President of Finance and Administration

Chio Promoted to Management Team at Boston-based Integrated Marketing and PR Agency

BOSTON – June 11, 2014 - Schneider Associates (SA), a Boston-based public relations and integrated marketing agency specializing in launching and accelerating growth for products, services, companies, institutions and communities, is pleased to announce the promotion of Ian Jude Chio to Vice President of Finance and Administration.

In his new role, Chio oversees agency financials, produces and analyzes reports, and manages all human resources functions including orientation, payroll, employee benefits, company insurances and 401K plan. Chio is also responsible for all general accounting and client program budget review, as well as general employee relations and the agency’s information technology.

Prior to joining Schneider Associates nine years ago, Chio owned and operated a Mail Boxes Etc. franchise for seven years, and served as an elementary school librarian for three years.

A California native, Chio earned his Master’s Degree in American History from Sonoma State University and is currently seeking his Certified Public Accounting degree from Harvard University. Chio lives in Arlington with his wife and two sons.


About Schneider Associates

Schneider Associates (SA) is an integrated marketing and public relations agency that uses a blend of traditional, digital and social strategies to help clients innovate in a digital age and navigate the ever-changing marketing landscape. Representing a wide range of clients in consumer, corporate and non-profit, education, public affairs, and creative services, SA specializes in Launch Public Relations®, a proprietary method of launching new products and invigorating icon products. President Joan Schneider has written two books on launching new products including The NEW Launch Plan: 152 Tips, Tactics, and Trends from the Most Memorable New Products that is available on Kindle and at To learn more about Schneider Associates, please visit: Schneider Associates – Always Launching New Ideas.


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Schneider Associates successfully launches and sustains visibility for new products, services, companies, organizations and communities through integrated marketing and PR strategies.



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