PR Agencies

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

2015 Rising PR Stars: Allie Metcalf, Account Supervisor, Corporate Affairs, Edelman

December 9th, 2015 by

A former staffer with Senator Mark Kirk in Washington, D.C. handling human rights issues, advocacy campaigns and policy events, Allie Metcalf is a rising star in Edelman’s Chicago Corporate Affairs Practice. During her three-year tenure… Continued

2015 Rising PR Stars: Katie Milgrom, Associate Director, APCO Worldwide

December 9th, 2015 by

Katie Milgrom has been one of APCO Worldwide’s rising stars since she joined its Chicago office in March 2012. Prior to APCO, Milgrom spent five years in Washington, D.C., first on Capitol Hill as Deputy… Continued

2015 Rising PR Stars: Jeanette Naranjo, Account Executive, RockOrange

December 9th, 2015 by

Jeanette Naranjo is a key player for RockOrange’s high-profile client, Burger King, where she interacts on a daily basis with senior executives. Last year, she interviewed with RockOrange on a Monday, was hired on Wednesday,… Continued

2015 Rising PR Stars: Katie O’Brien, Account Executive, Henson Consulting, Inc.

December 9th, 2015 by

Although she’s still only a few years into her PR career, Katie O’Brien exudes the knowledge and professionalism of someone with nearly double her experience. Her ambition and fresh perspective, along with her adaptability, allow… Continued

2015 Rising PR Stars: Alexandra Papazis, Account Supervisor/Online Influencer Strategist, Marina Maher Communications

December 9th, 2015 by

Alexandra Papazis has become such an expert at online influencer partnerships that it is now a business unit of its own within Marina Maher Communications. Her savvy partnership skills have also made her the most… Continued