Martin Berg

Photo of Martin BergMr. Berg, Director of Marketing and Communications for Community Investment Corporation, specializes in marketing, fundraising management and operations management. CIC is a nonprofit multifamily rehab lender creating affordable housing for the six-county Chicago area.

Mr. Berg has over 30 years of nonprofit public relations/marketing experience, beginning with his service from 1979 as director of community programs for the former St. Anne’s Hospital on Chicago’s West Side and continuing with his tenure as executive director of the North-Pulaski Chamber of Commerce in the mid-1980s. From 1988 to 2000 he was director of communications, member services and retail development for the Chicago Association of Neighborhood Development Organizations where he worked with that nonprofit citywide coalition to revitalize Chicago neighborhood retail and industrial areas.

Mr. Berg received his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Saint Louis University and earned a Master of Social Work degree at the Jane Addams Graduate School of Social Work at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is a lifetime member of the Publicity Club of Chicago, Public Relations Society of America, American Marketing Association, Independent Writers of Chicago and the Chicago Newspaper Guild.

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