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Rigsbee Joins Public Relations Department

We are excited to welcome Whitney Rigsbee to the public relations department.  As an account coordinator, Rigsbee is responsible for implementing strategic public relations plans and programs. Additionally, she develops and distributes press releases, company announcements, new product launches and monitors and records media coverage.

“We are pleased to welcome Whitney to our growing public relations team,” explains Stephanie Styons, senior vice president of public relations and social media marketing at Howard, Merrell & Partners. “Whitney has joined an agency with a great history of employing talented professionals. We are proud to continue that tradition as we celebrate our 65th anniversary this year.”

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Whitney Rigsbee Joins Howard, Merrell & Partners

Whitney Rigsbee has joined Howard, Merrell & Partners as an Account Coordinator on the PR team.  She will be supporting Georgia-Pacific Professional and some of our agriculture clients.

She comes to us from Genesis Marketing Partners in Cary where she developed and executed public relations campaigns for local, regional and national accounts.

She is a cum laude graduate of Appalachian State University.

Welcome, Whitney!

Welcome Cameron!

A familiar face around the office, Cameron Reed has been working part-time for us supporting the BASF Plant Science and Butterball accounts. She has done a fantastic job, so we have brought her on full-time as an Account Coordinator.

Before joining us, Cameron interned at PRStreet in Cary where she provided event planning support, conducted media outreach and developed press kit materials. She recently graduated from N.C. State, magna cum laude, with a BA in communications and a minor in business.

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Account Management Welcomes Kristen Liebers!

Kristen Liebers recently became the newest member of the Account Management team at Howard, Merrell & Partners.  In her role as Account Coordinator, Liebers will provide support for multiple brands under the Georgia-Pacific Professional business, including the Dixie® line of products.

Prior to landing the account coordinator position, Liebers worked on The Daily Tar Heel marketing team at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and interned at McKinney in both Account Planning and Account Management.  Liebers also gained some account service and public relations experience at Genesis Marketing Partners.

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