Senior Vice President, Lead Media
With more than 15 years of public relations experience, Katie Durkn is a proven leader in the development of strategic plans, strategic media relations counsel and media support for multiple high-profile clients in the Consumer Marketing Practice. In her role, Katie puts her strategic and creative skills to use on behalf of Weber Shandwick clients, and secures high-profile media placements resulting from her strong media contacts she has established over the years.
Katie works across the Weber Shandwick network to craft inline media strategies that deliver high-impact traditional and online coverage across a wide variety of clients. Her strong network of influencers across mediums has led to many marque media placements with key national outlets including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Associated Press, The Today Show, Good Morning America, Fox & Friends, CNN, The View, Rachael Ray, Dr. Oz, Entertainment Tonight, Extra, TMZ, CNN Radio and ABC Radio.