(PHOENIX – March 22, 2019) – Annelise Krafft has joined the team at HMA Public Relations as its new account coordinator. Her responsibilities include assisting with digital communications, social media management, media relations and supporting HMA’s account executive team.
Prior to joining HMA, Krafft developed her industry knowledge through an internship with the top advertising agency in Phoenix, OH Partners, working alongside the public relations team. In addition, Krafft worked with OH Partners’ subsidiary polling firm, OH Predictive Insights, mastering political PR in the months leading up to the 2018 midterm elections. Krafft also brings internship experience from Dignity Health, a healthcare corporation with hospitals throughout Arizona, California and Nevada.
Krafft graduated cum laude from Northern Arizona University, earning her Bachelor of Arts in strategic communication with a dual emphasis in public relations and advertising and a minor in Spanish in December of 2017.
“Her previous experience in both the agency and corporate environments will be a valuable asset to HMA’s clients,” said Abbie S. Fink, vice president/general manager. “We are thrilled to welcome Annelise to our account services team.”
Krafft currently lives in Ahwatukee, where she was born and raised. Daughter of local reporter Steve Krafft, Krafft is not unfamiliar with the news industry and is eager to continue to work closely with the media.
In her spare time, you can find her spending time with her boyfriend, Daniel, or playing with her two dogs.
HMA Public Relations is a full-service marketing communications agency whose experience encompasses work in the traditional marketing communications disciplines including public relations, traditional media relations and digital communications, marketing communications, issues management, community relations and special events.