THE SIMON GROUP HIRES CHRISTINE DORWARD AS NEW PUBLIC RELATIONS MANAGER
June 21, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Media NewsPLEASE REFER TO THIS
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SELLERSVILLE, PA – June 2007 – The Simon Group, an award-winning, full service business-to-business marcom agency specializing in high tech and industrial accounts, recently hired Christine Dorward as its Public Relations Manager.
Dorward will be accountable for a wide range of public relations activities on behalf of The Simon Group’s clients. Her responsibilities include writing and editing news releases and feature articles, obtaining article and product review opportunities and working with editors to maximize client exposure.
Dorward recently graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication/Journalism and an emphasis in Public Relations from Shippensburg University, where she was an active member of Ship Partners, the student-run PR firm on campus. Her experiences with Ship Partners include promoting local businesses among the community by writing news releases and designing advertisements.
She is also a member of the Public Relations Society of America. While at Shippensburg, Dorward coordinated publicity for the PRSA student chapter including compiling media information and coordinating the speaking panel for the university’s annual Communication Journalism Day.
Dorward also interned at Bradford-Gould Public Relations, Bethlehem, Pa., where she handled press activities for a number of the agency’s clients including news release writing and editing, media relations and press kit production.
“Christine’s background in both public relations and business will make her a great addition to our team. She has quickly proven herself as a valuable asset to the company as well as to our clients” said Beth Smith, executive director of public relations for The Simon Group.
“The Simon Group is a results-driven, accountable agency. I’m looking forward to working with the team to achieve our one common goal—to provide the best marketing, public relations and creative strategies for our clients,” Dorward said.
Founded in 1986, The Simon Group, Inc. specializes in high technology and industrial accounts, particularly in the electronics, instrumentation, military/aerospace, construction, and test and measurement industries. Headquartered in a restored 18th century fieldstone farmhouse in Sellersville (Bucks County), PA, the agency has clients throughout the world. Visit www.simongroup.com.
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For more information, please contact Beth Smith, executive director of PR, The Simon Group, 1506 Old Bethlehem Pike, Sellersville, PA 18960. Tel: 215/453-8700;
Fax: 215/453-1670; Email: email@example.com;