For more than 12 years, Jessica has managed award-winning media and public relations programs for a variety of clients in the entertainment, hospitality, manufacturing, professional service and financial services industries. Based in the firm’s Milwaukee office, Jessica has strong relationships with local and national media and works with many of the agency’s clients to increase their visibility, communicate key messages, generate story ideas and secure targeted media placements. Jessica oversees all marketing communications, digital marketing, advertising and public relations activities for two of Milwaukee’s largest summer events, Festa Italiana and the Milwaukee Air & Water Show. In addition to managing key media relations programs for the agency, Jessica also specializes in investor relations and serves as lead project manager for several Milwaukee and Chicago based public companies, including Badger Meter, The Marcus Corporation and Littelfuse, Inc.
Bachelor of Business Administration, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University
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What’s your favorite part of your job?
In PR there is always a new story to tell and I enjoy strategizing on the most effective ways those stories can be shared. Every day presents a new challenge and I like the opportunity to work with a lot of clients in different industries to help grow and strengthen their PR programs.
If you could have dinner with a famous person (past or present) who would it be and why?
Audrey Hepburn. I find her to be one of the classiest ladies during Hollywood’s Golden Age. I also have a passion for fashion and admire her timeless, classic sense of style.
What quote best describes your outlook on life?
“You can’t always plan your life….sometimes you just have to live it,” Phil Vollrath (my dad)