ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - Jan 16, 2014) - Amanda Forbes Mestdagh, APR recently joined Uproar PR, a full-service public relations and social media firm, its co-founders announced today. In this new role as Account Manager, Amanda's responsibilities include managing client relations, providing strategic counsel, media relations and mentoring team members.
Uproar PR has experienced rapid growth over the last year due to client retention and a steady stream of new clients, paving the way for this role and the additional management support. In addition to hiring Amanda, the firm added four Account Coordinators to its growing team.
"Given the firm's continued growth, we're happy to have Amanda as part of our team, giving our clients another layer of senior support," stated Mike Harris, co-founder of Uproar PR. "With Amanda's new role, we plan to lean on her for agency management support while also driving high-level results our clients have come to expect."
With 10 years of experience in the public relations industry, Amanda was most recently Senior Account Executive with Fry Hammond Barr where she led national, regional and local public relations and social media accounts in the retail, restaurant and healthcare industries. Amanda earned a bachelor's degree in business administration, marketing from the University of Central Florida and is Accredited in Public Relations by the Universal Accreditation Board. She is actively involved in the Florida Public Relations Association and Junior League of Greater Orlando.
About Uproar PR:
Uproar PR applies a cutting-edge technology perspective for companies who are looking to compete in this always-on, socially driven economy. The national PR firm builds strategic relationships, drives sales and increases brand recognition for a broad range of clients. More information can be found at www.uproarpr.com.