Anne's twenty-plus years in consumer marketing have included various executive positions including publisher, marketing director, expo planner, and promotions consultant. She originally started working in the field of magazine publishing as regional publisher of Whole Life Times in 1980, where she also helped produce the Whole Life Expo. In 1983, Anne founded the BackSaver Products Co., which she sold in 1986, and joined the new company as Marketing Director. Since 1998 she has managed new business development and client relations for Sage Communications. Anne is also a featured speaker at consumer marketing conferences for magazines. She has spoken on consumer marketing at the 2004 PMA Conference in London, numerous CRMA Conferences, the 2005 Circulation Expo and Folio, Circ Day LA and the Canadian Circ Conference.