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Monday, July 06, 2015

Spong Hires Jessica Anderson and Kimberly Albert

Jessica Anderson and Kimberly Albert have joined Spong in the agency’s Minneapolis headquarters after serving as contractors for the firm.
Anderson joins the firm as a senior project manager after spending time as a contractor for several of its clients. She spent the last six years prior to her time at Spong with Olson as a project management supervisor working on health care, food and retail accounts. 
Anderson earned her master’s degree in strategic communications from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and her bachelor’s degree in marketing management from Concordia University in St. Paul.
Albert joins as a senior media relations specialist, trade, after working as a trade media relations contractor in the home practice group at Spong. Prior to her role at Spong, Albert worked as an independent marketing and public relations practitioner for 10 years and spent time as an account manager for Bellmont Partners, Voyageur and KQRS.
Albert earned her master’s degree in health journalism and mass communication from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and her bachelor’s degree in business-to-business sales from St. Catherine University in St. Paul.
“Both Jessica and Kimberly have years of valuable expertise in the field and a pedigree for delivering results for our clients. More than that, it’s their incredibly positive attitude and commitment to excellence that makes us proud to have them join our work family,” said Doug Spong, founder and president of Spong.