A PR director at blast! PR, Hollis combines enthusiasm for her clients with a strong work ethic, offering clients a powerful blend of creativity and dedication. As the resident social networking and web 2.0 evangelist at blast! PR, Hollis stays up to date on the latest trends, sites and opportunities available for new enterprises.
Well versed in media relations and outbound pitching, Hollis enjoys forging strong relationships from reporters to the newest blogger. Her ability to multi-task while staying organized is essential for producing quality press releases, abstracts, op-ed pieces and securing speaking engagements while finding new outlets for clients to lead the conversation. Hollis is always eager to take on new projects and is passionate about her field.
Hollis joined the blast! PR team after a successful stint as an intern during the fall of 2006. Graduating from North Carolina State University in with a B.A. in Communication and a concentration in Public Relations, Hollis previously interned at McKinney Advertising in Durham, NC where she worked as a project manager on high-profile accounts such as Audi, Sony, Qwest and Longhorn. Hollis has spent time abroad, studying English at Manchester Metropolitan University in England. When not hard at work, she enjoys running, rock climbing and travelling.