Publicists are well trained in the use of media for advertising, marketing and product exposure.  In this case, publicists must have a wide knowledge in the use of communication and media strategies in order to gain publicity needed for promotion.  This may include the promotion of a product, idea or even a person taking care to highlight the positive and in demand qualities for public consumption.

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Rebecca Minster

6372 Manhattan

New York, 7687

Phone: (212) 210-2100


Highly experienced publicist seeking for a job in the same position

Summary of Qualification

  • Highly creative and with skills in writing, book publishing, media advertising and online marketing
  • Very professional and responsible in practicing ethics and utmost professionalism
  • Very good communication and interpersonal skills and with the ability to identify appropriate media for publicity
  • Experienced leader and team worker
  • Can work overtime and flexible in venue and routine

Career Experience/Job History

2008 – present: Publicist, Office of the Governor

  • Wrote press releases, anecdotes, quotes and slogans for newspapers, magazines and posters
  • Coordinated with other linkages, contacts, personalities and offices during campaigns and other community activities
  • Drafted media plans for the Governor’s activities and programs during launching and promotions
  • Documented activities and made records and files of each for easy reference in the future
  • Briefed and informed the office of the backgrounds of contacts and institutions before press conferences or meetings
  • Made research on marketability and profitability of programs as a basis for drafting future plans

2006 – 2008: Marketing and Sales Manager, Health and Wellness Inc.

  • Created a long-term marketing plan for health products using home-based and direct selling strategies
  • Managed all marketing and sales operations of the company and implemented innovative concepts to achieve target goals


2004-2006: Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts, New York City University

Professional reference will be furnished upon request