Senior Account Executive
Marie has been a Senior Account Executive in the PR Division at Carr Communications since 2015. Marie’s background encompasses a number of areas in communications and public relations, giving her a unique set of skills which she brings to her work in Carr Communications. She has a particular interest in media relations, social media, internal communications and event management.
On a day-to-day basis Marie assists key clients with media relations, stakeholder management, delivery of communications campaigns, event management and media monitoring.
Prior to joining Carr Communications, Marie gained experience in various public relations and communication roles. In these positions Marie was involved in both internal and external communication activities. She has worked on product PR campaigns - identifying key media opportunities, promoting positive newsworthy stories; media monitoring; designing and compiling internal newsletters; researching and writing communication materials; implementing company strategies and she is experienced in managing a CRM (Customer Relationship Management) system.
Marie holds a degree in English, Sociology and Politics (BA) from NUI Galway and PRII Diploma in Public Relations. She is a full member of the Public Relations Institute of Ireland (MPRII).
In her spare time Marie will never be seen without a cup of coffee and a book, she is always trying out new recipes and adding a healthy twist to them as she has a passion for health, fitness and cooking. Marie is also a qualified beauty therapist, she always had an interest in this industry and completed this alongside her full-time work as a pastime.