Mary Scheibel is the principal of Scheibel Halaska Inc., a Milwaukee-based integrated marketing communications firm. For more than two decades, she has developed communications for manufacturers serving a broad range of industries and disciplines. Scheibel Halaska´s clients include materials manufacturers, toolmakers, contract and original-equipment manufacturers, and manufacturing service providers.
Scheibel began her professional career in finance and investor relations in 1975, before moving into public relations. She worked in large companies such as Sara Lee Corp. and Wisconsin Energy Corp., prior to co-founding Scheibel Halaska in 1991.
An accredited member of the Public Relations Society of America, she holds a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Truman State University in Kirksville, Mo. Scheibel also is a certified graduate of the business professionals´ course offered by The Aji Network, a privately held educational institution based in Los Altos, Calif. She currently is a student of that same group´s advanced leadership development program.