Noelle Motley is a graduate of Howard University, and currently resides in Hollywood, California. Throughout Motley's collegiate career, she focused on honing her skills as a budding entertainment publicist by interning, volunteering, spearheading collegiate projects and working for such organizations as BET and the American Legacy Foundation.
Over the past year, Motley has secured placement for recording artists on reputable web sites, and has worked for an entertainment PR agency that oversees such entities as Snoop Dogg and Sprite. Motley currently serves as a freelance publicist for MISSELLE Public Relations, LLc. As a well-rounded and driven individual, Motley is knowledgeable of the vast fields of public relations, talent representation, branding, publicity, media relations, digital media, event planning, research, SLR photography and strategic communications and has held positions and internships in each genre.
As a media relations intern from the Howard University Office of Communications, Motley conducted extensive PR campaigns that aired reports on several media outlets in Chicago, Detroit, New Orleans, and Washington D.C. Motley has also served as the media specialist for the Howard University Steering Committee, managing a $5,000 budget for an online advertising campaign, increasing traffic by 105%. Motley was also responsible for founding and planning a sold out event entitled, The Celebrity Unveiling for the Howard University Homecoming Steering Committee. The Celebrity Unveiling has taken place each year since and is now held in conjunction with the nationally acclaimed and highly attended Howard University Homecoming, which attracts over 650,000 people during the ten-day star-filled homecoming week. As the media specialist Motley was in charge of media relations/credentialing, performance and music clearances, talent licensing as well as all aspects of the homecoming weeks media relations, including interviews and live broadcastings.
In the future, Motley plans to develop a non-profit organization catered to the youth of military families and develop an online magazine for budding professionals. Specialties:Vocus, Cision, Lexis-Nexis, HTML and CSS coding, Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Instagram, Foursquare, Blogger, Word Press), 35mm B&W and SLR photography, Microsocit Office and PC MAC applications.