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Friday, September 09, 2011

Public Affairs Company Hires New Associate Account Executive

Public Affairs Company is pleased to announce the addition of Tony Gorder as its newest Associate Account Executive. Tony joined Public Affairs Company this past summer as an intern, where he impressed our staff and clients with his professionalism, creativity and enthusiasm to learn and grow.
Tony recently graduated with honors from South Dakota State University , earning Bachelor of Arts degrees in both journalism and political science. While a student at SDSU, Tony worked for the award-winning student newspaper, The Collegian, for three years, and spent a year as Editor-in-Chief. During his internship at Public Affairs Company, he worked on several accounts writing press releases, designing handouts, researching issues and managing social media.
“Everyone at Public Affairs Company was pleased Tony was joining our staff in a full-time position,” said Steve Knuth , president and CEO of Public Affairs Company. “Talented staff members are crucial to Public Affairs Company’s ability to continue growing. Tony brings fresh, new energy and considerable talent to the table. He will be an asset for Public Affairs Company and our clients.”
As an Associate Account Executive, Tony’s responsibilities will include research, writing and social media. His broad skill set will be utilized across a diverse spectrum of projects, ranging from graphic design to grassroots field engagement.
“I learned a lot during my internship at Public Affairs Company. It was a fun and challenging experience,” said Tony. “I’m tremendously excited to jump into the job, gain more experience and put my skills to use for our clients.”