Maggie Wilde, public affairs manager for Aptus, a national environmental firm specializing in hazardous waste management, analysis, treatment and disposal, will speak to the Utah Chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators Jan 19 at noon in the downtown Holiday Inn.

Wilde has been press secretary to former Gov. Scott M. Matheson, public affairs director for the Utah Department of Natural Resources, a Salt Lake Tribune reporter and copy editor, program coordinator for the Women's Resource Center at the University of Utah and president of Sitex Consultants West.