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Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Wells promoted to senior associate at CLS

Merete Wells has been promoted to senior associate at Carmichael Lynch Spong. Wells joined the firm in 2007 as an associate. In her position, Wells is responsible for handling day-to-day activities and providing strategic thinking for clients ClearWay Minnesota, MasterBrand Cabinets and Sherwin-Williams.

Prior to joining Carmichael Lynch Spong, Wells worked on public affairs and retail accounts at New School Communications in St. Paul. Her past clients include the National Institute on Media and the Family, Kowalski’s Markets, Eden Prairie Center and Ridgedale Center.

“Merete has shown a great deal of professional growth since joining the firm,” says Douglas K. Spong, APR, president of Carmichael Lynch Spong. “Her willingness to take on new challenges and her ability to do so with a smile makes me proud to see her rewarded for her efforts.”

Wells is a member of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) where she serves on the Classics Awards Committee.

She earned a bachelor of arts degree in journalism and public relations at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul.