Amber Harper

  • Lafayette US-LA
Amber Harper

Work History

Work History
Aug 2010 - Present

PR Account Executive

BBR Creative

Providing assistance to the PR Director which includes, but is not limited to the following:

-Developing and implementing strategic PR plans for local and national clients

-Writing press releases and media alerts

-Developing and implementing social media strategies

-Managing company blog

-Pitching stories for client placement

-Creating media lists

-Maintaining media relationships

-Managing PR internship program

In addition to PR related tasks, I serve as an Account Executive, as needed.

Aug 2009 - Aug 2010

Associate Director

Lafayette Education Foundation

Primary responsibility was to coordinate and supervise programs for community collaborative efforts, serving as a liaison between LEF, the community and the schools. This included, but was not limited to the following:

-Conducting workshops on various programs

-Implementing all public relations efforts regarding LEF

-Identifying and applying for grants and matching funds

-Managing organization's website

-Presenting to civic groups

-Scheduling and conducting TV and radio interviews promoting LEF

-Serving as the primary administrator for all social media efforts

-Planning annual LEF Teacher Awards program


Aug 2004 - Dec 2008

Public Relations

University of Louisiana at Lafayette


To obtain a public relations career in the Greater New York City area.


Having gained a degree and two years experience in public relations, I have developed excellent writing and communications skills. Additionally, I have been well trained in public speaking, technical writing, and the importance of being organized and professional. I currently work with a wide range of clients - from healthcare to the food industry. I help to ensure that every PR initiative is one based on strategy.

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