Risdall Promotes Two on Public Relations Team
Katlyn Daoust and Maggie Tompkins are named account executives
NEW BRIGHTON, MINN. (Nov. 26, 2013) – Risdall Marketing Group (Risdall) announces two promotions on the Risdall Public Relations team, appointing Katlyn Daoust and Maggie Tompkins its newest account executives.
“Katlyn and Maggie have been taking on more and more strategic projects in the past year, including digital PR and thought leadership efforts for clients,” said Joel Swanson, APR, president of Risdall Public Relations. “I’m excited to see them continue to excel as account executives, as they focus on greater client relations and building new business.”
Daoust joined Risdall in 2012 as an intern, quickly moving into the role of account coordinator. Her promotion to account executive reflects her mastery of client relations, excellence in strategy and a successful portfolio of public relations campaigns. In her new role, Daoust will expand her client roster and responsibilities, and begin to generate new business leads. Her client list includes RE/MAX North Central, Work Effects, Twin Cities Originals and Healthways.
Beginning her career as a reporter, Tompkins’ role as account coordinator grew from an internship with Risdall in 2012. The promotion to account executive signals her skill in media relations, excellence in writing, and ability to see how a public relations campaign fits into an overall marketing strategy. In her new role, she will continue to foster client campaigns and begin to explore new business opportunities. Her client list includes Vision-Ease Lens, Help Me Grow and Crown College.
About Risdall Public Relations
Risdall Public Relations, a division of Risdall Marketing Group, is an integrated marketing and reputation-oriented PR agency headquartered in New Brighton, Minn. It is the 7th largest PR firm in Minnesota, and its client roster includes local and national business-to-business and consumer accounts. With experience spanning audience segments across a multitude of industries, Risdall Public Relations helps companies reach key audiences with the right messages at the right time in the right places. Visit www.risdallpr.com.
About Risdall Marketing Group
Risdall Marketing Group uses the power of strategic, integrated communications to help its clients grow. For more than 41 years, Risdall’s marketing and advertising capabilities have constantly evolved, driven by an independent culture and profound understanding of the digital space. As one of the Twin Cities’ top three independent ad agencies, Risdall is Minnesota’s 2nd largest web/online marketing agency, 6th largest ad agency and 7th largest PR firm. The company was founded in 1972 by John Risdall, now the longest tenured agency head in the Twin Cities. Visit www.risdall.com.