Public Relations, Fashion, Politics, Social Media, Reading, Learning, Typography, Photos of famous people being "normal"
Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI)
Baton Rouge, Other
I am a public relations and fashion merchandising student at LSU preparing to begin my life as a PR practitioner when I graduate this May.
"Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess." Oscar Wilde
To be the next Erika Bearman
Louisiana Association of Business & Industry
December 2013 — Present
I am currently the communications intern for LABI. I work under the organization's VP of Communications, Kristi Williams. I write news releases, media advisories, talking points and website copy. I alLABI is the largest business-lobbying group in La. They are the state’s chamber of commerce and the state’s chapter of the National Manufacturers Association. LABI represents more than 2,500 member companies and their thousands of La. employees. so help with LABI's social media and website.
Louisiana State University
August 2009 — Present
September 2012 — August 2013
At Travis LTD. I work with customers to put together casual and formal looks. I help on maintaining relationships with customers through phone calls and email. I also help to merchandise the store when we receive new items.
June 2012 — August 2012
At Wildflower I complete normal retail tasks like selling and calling customers. I was also able to work with their different social media platforms, Facebook and Instagram, to promote the store. I helped to clean and reorganize the store and did lots of merchandising. I was also able to learn about budgeting and help with buying for the next season. At the end of my time at Wildflower I completed an employee handbook that outlined the day to day tasks at the store and what was expected of each employee.
BCBG Max Azria
December 2010 — November 2011
At BCBG I assisted customers with selecting outfits and developed recurring client relationships.
Louisiana State Universtiy
B.A., Public Relations + Fashion Merchandising
Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College
Public Relations/Image Management and Fashion Merchandising