One of our national media consultants, Karissa has more than 17 years of experience helping clients bring their product, service or organization to the forefront of their target market through a variety of public relations programs including media relations, event planning, product launches and written communications.
She has held communications positions at Education Enterprise of New York, Text 100 Public Relations, Dixon Schwabl Advertising and Copithorne & Bellows (Porter Novelli). Her clients have spanned industries such as technology, education, banking, lifestyle and not-for-profit, including Hewlett-Packard, Pictometry, Xerox, Learning Network, American Lung Association, and ESL Federal Credit Union.
During her career at Text 100 she co-directed a Xerox team to win a Golden World Award from the International Public Relations Association, and a Silver Anvil Award of Excellence from the Public Relations Society of America.
Karissa graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Bethany College. Today she resides in Fairport, N.Y. with her husband and two sons.