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Twin Cities PR This Week – May 29


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Fenced In, Part 3


Congrats to Maggie Lamaack (Bellmont PR), Sara Thatcher (Goff Public), Erin Vande Steeg (Mall of America) on their #32under32 wins last night!


The Minneapolis PR and interactive community is losing a star next week when Lisa Grimm moves to Austin to start a new adventure with Whole Foods. Good luck, Lisa! Minneapolis will always be here for you!

General Mills recently hired Ashley Halladay as a social media specialist (working with friend, Kevin Hunt). Congrats, Ashley!


Nicki Gibbs was promoted to senior vice president, strategy at Beehive PR. Nicki was my former manager at Beehive PR–and someone I have a ton of respect and admiration for. Congrats, Nicki!


Target is seeking a manager of PR (focusing on crisis) to join its communications team (you’d be working with friend and colleague, Molly Snyder!): http://m.jobs.target.com/minneapolis/marketing-communications-and-public-relations/jobid7666097-manager-public-relations-crisis-jobs/description/true

Cool gig here – Dunn Bros. is seeking a director of marketing. Free coffee, anyone? https://www.mima.org/networking/apply_now.aspx?view=2&id=303890

HealthPartners is looking for a supervisor of digital analytics: https://www.mima.org/networking/apply_now.aspx?view=2&id=303513



Minnesota Interactive Marketing Association is hosting one of its two annual social events on June 17 at the (new) Surly beer hall. Free beer for members! http://www.mima.org/events/event_details.asp?id=533108

Might just go see friend and former client, Bridget Jewell at MN PRSA’s event, Deepening Social Engagement through Award-Winning Work (kudos on the self-depricating title!) on June 4: http://www.mnprsa.com/events/upcoming-events/




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