MNPR Blog

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

LaBreche announces new hires and promotion

LaBreche announced the expansion of its team with the addition of two new employees, Jessica Petrie and Krissy Schoenfelder, both of whom have joined the media relations team. The company also promoted team member, Kate Rogers, to manager of written content.

Media relations specialist, Jessica Petrie, joins LaBreche from Perception Ink where she worked as an assistant account executive. She graduated from the University of Minnesota Duluth with a Bachelor of Arts degree in theatre and a minor in business administration. Petrie’s client list includes law alliance Meritas, Capital Safety, Tastefully Simple, Computype and Oak Grove Capital.

Krissy Schoenfelder was also hired as a media relations specialist, and she comes to LaBreche after working as an assistant account executive at Spotlight Media Relations. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in both public relations and sociology from the University of St. Thomas. Schoenfelder’s client roster is comprised of MicroCare Medical, Victaulic, Faegre & Benson and Great Clips.

Newly promoted manager of written content, Kate Rogers, began her career as an account executive at LaBreche in October 2010. In her new role, Rogers will oversee content development needs for clients. Rogers is a graduate of the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. Her client roster includes Stryker Sustainability Solutions, Oak Grove Capital, Wealth Enhancement Group, Computype, Meritas, and Proto Labs.