Rising PR stars

2015 Rising PR Stars: Kristin Davie, Account Supervisor, Peppercomm

December 9th, 2015 by

How does a recent college graduate jump-start a public relations career in the midst of the Great Recession? For Kristin Davie, the answer was simple: Stand out. Using skills honed at Marist College, where she… Continued

2015 Rising PR Stars: Ray De Lorenzi, Senior Vice President, CLS Strategies

December 9th, 2015 by

Active in CLS Strategies’ crisis/litigation and public affairs practices, Ray De Lorenzi provides strategic guidance to Fortune 500 companies, plaintiffs in high-stakes litigation and influential trade associations. De Lorenzi is a leading force behind the… Continued

2015 Rising PR Stars: Christine Deakers, Senior Associate, Content Marketing, Eastwick Communications

December 9th, 2015 by

As an alumnus of UC Berkeley, Christine Deakers centers her career on making storytelling intrinsic to a company's transformation or growth. As a member of Digital Brand Lab at Eastwick, she has set the agenda… Continued

2015 Rising PR Stars: Bethany Early, Account Executive, Jaffe

December 9th, 2015 by

At 29, Bethany Early has accomplished more than many of her PR peers. Since 2011, she has immersed herself in the niche and complex field of legal PR. This area is particularly challenging given the… Continued

2015 Rising PR Stars: Jenny Gardynski, Account Supervisor, PAN Communications

December 9th, 2015 by

Jenny Gardynski’s insights, tenacity, instincts and simple “can-do” attitude is not lost on a single person inside or outside of her company. Gardynski has quickly worked her way from Assistant Account Executive to Account Supervisor… Continued

2015 Rising PR Stars: Elizabeth Gray, Associate Consultant, APCO Worldwide

December 9th, 2015 by

Elizabeth Gray is a compelling example of why the next leaders of the PR industry should be recognized. She demonstrates a professional poise well above her years, an uncanny knack for client service and an… Continued

2015 Rising PR Stars: Anna Haberlein, Communications Consultant, Arizona Public Service Co.

December 9th, 2015 by

Anna Haberlein has spent 5 years making quick advances through the PR landscape in Washington, DC and Arizona. Her unique communications skillset has placed her at the intersection of politics and policy, contributing to her… Continued

2015 Rising PR Stars: Kendal Hurley, Senior Account Director, Ballantines PR

December 9th, 2015 by

Kendal Hurley’s dedication to her clientele and growing portfolio of gaining press continues to impress her clients and colleagues. Hurley leads over 10 accounts for Ballantines PR and her client roster continues to grow. Hurley… Continued

2015 Rising PR Stars: Meghan Kidd, Vice President, Porter Novelli

December 9th, 2015 by

In her eight years at Porter Novelli, Meghan Kidd has quickly risen through the ranks from intern to vice president, demonstrating leadership, passion and a drive for excellence. Kidd is the consummate communications strategist who… Continued

2015 Rising PR Stars: Kristen Labriola, Vice President, Marina Maher Communications LLC

December 9th, 2015 by

Kristen Labriola’s career at MMC has flourished in a remarkably short time, with promotions every year since she joined MMC in 2012 as a senior account executive. This past August, she was named vice president.… Continued