New associate to support rapid local growth and increasing corporate interest in blending creative marketing and public relations communications strategies

laurabFredericksburg, VA, May 11, 2016 – Susan Carol Creative, a longstanding, full-service public relations and marketing communications firm, today announced that it has appointed Laura Brophy to the agency’s leadership team. Brophy’s primary role will be in account management and new business development.

As a veteran in the public relations field, Brophy has more than 13 years of experience working with clients in both private and public sectors, assisting companies in corporate strategy, branding and communications tactics. Her work will also include website consulting, brand messaging and media relations for the agency’s local, national and international clients.

“Laura will have a leading role in our organization and is a perfect fit in our culture, which is one of collaboration, continuous learning and creativity,” said, Susan Carol, CEO and founder of Susan Carol Creative. “She is joining us at a time when we are hyper-focused and have recently re-branded our agency to reflect that core distinction.”

“I look forward to working with Susan and agency team members in this exciting role,” said Brophy. “It is particularly stimulating to help blend traditional PR with digital and social media marketing approaches for both new and existing clients.”

Laura began her public relations career over 13 years ago with the Miller DeMartine Group, a niche New York-based PR firm that focused on private equity, financial services and consumer service providers – both B2B and B2C. She then continued her work at Marketcom PR where she specialized in client services, vendor relations, lead generation, business development, project management and media relations planning and outreach.