Lauren Williams

Lauren Williams


Communications young professional seeking networking.

BIO:I believe that a good public relations plan is key in helping companies excel. I am an up and coming professional who has a passion for PR and knows the rewards of hard work.

Before arriving at ALRC, I interned at Time Inc. for People Magazine's PR dept. and assisted at Schnake Turnbo Frank| PR. I gained additional experience as in intern for the Spears School of Business Communications Department at my alma mater, Oklahoma State University.

I love every aspect of PR especially working in crisis communications, media relations and event planning.

Education: Bachelor of Arts in public relations, Oklahoma State University

Community Involvement: Big Brothers Big Sisters

Passions: PR, family, friends, my dog, Brooklyn and New York City.


adobe, customer relations, event management, international business, meeting facilitation, news releases, newspaper, personnel, press releases, publicity, radio, stories, strategy planning, television, media relations, account support and management,  writing, social media tools

Work History

Work History
Aug 2010 - Present

Account Coordinator

A. Larry Ross Communications

Worked with the media to provide timely news hooks to which the clients we work with can speak into. Also assisted in coordinating client interviews and gaining media attention with outlets such as “CNN,”LA Times," “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” & Christian Broadcasting Network. Develop creative ideas and ways for clients to engage in social media such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, blogs and Google+.Client Experience: ONE Campaign, Craig Gross, Saddleback Civil Forum: President George W, Bush, The Doug and Jon Show, YouVersion, Downtown Dallas Implosion and various books

Jan 2010 - May 2010

Spears School of Business Communications Intern

Oklahoma State University

Conduct interviews with personnel and students Write and distribute news releases to website and social media outlets that are state and locally published Write feature stories that are published in State Magazine

Aug 2008 - Dec 2008

Public Relations Intern

Schnake Turnbo Frank

Researched clients Prepared and distributed press releases published locally and nationally Used Adobe to clip articles for clients Observed and participated in a press conference Assisted in client meetings and PR strategy planning Proposed ideas in company creative sessions which were launched to clients

May 2008 - Jul 2008

People Magazine Public Relations Intern

Time Inc.

Edited press releases Compiled media kits for over 500 regional and national outlets Cataloged over 1,000 radio, print, internet, and television clips Assisted in company event planning Meet & Greet with People Magazines Hottest Bachelor Mario Lopez Photo Shoot for Style Watch Magazine Assembled gift baskets for company picnic Press and guest check-in for media event; Entertainment Weekly Upfront Party People en Espanol Mas Bellos Party

May 2005 - Aug 2005

Reporting Intern Summer

The Times Newspaper Group
Drafted newspaper articles published in three newspapers in the DFW area Conducted interviews Photographed subjects and edited with Photoshop