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November 04, 2013 10:10 ET

Vantage PR's Account Director Named "People-to-Watch in PR" by PR News

Recognized for Her Ability to Execute Successful Campaigns and Effectively Lead and Grow an Office, Katie Blair Is One of the Industry's Rising Stars

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - Nov 4, 2013) - Vantage PR announced today that Katie Blair, account director at Vantage PR and head of its Orlando office, has been recognized by PR News among its "People-to-Watch in PR" in 2013. PR News' People-to-Watch in PR program honors leaders and creative public relations practitioners under 30 who showcase top talent and make communications matter in the marketplace. Katie has become a tenacious PR role model in the industry and is acknowledged for the strategic insight and bottom-line results she garners for clients.

With a proven track record of leadership, determination and commitment, Katie has risen through the ranks to a top management position in just six years at Vantage PR. She has been instrumental in leading strategic PR campaigns for Vantage and is the go-to resource in garnering mainstream media coverage for clients. Katie's ability to 'think big' has driven national exposure for clients in top-tier publications such as The New York Times, USA Today, Forbes, Inc. Magazine and Fast Company, as well as TV outlets like CNN, NBC and FOX.

Katie's professional achievements are innumerable, but some additional noteworthy contributions can be found in her ability to build and foster a strong, successful team. Her innate aptitude to work with employees across all levels of the agency has enabled her to become a highly effective leader and mentor at Vantage. She has built a cohesive work environment for Vantage's Orlando office and continues to nurture its growth.

"We are immensely proud to have a stellar PR strategist like Katie on the Vantage team," said Ilene Adler, founder and CEO of Vantage PR. "Katie's positive attitude, analytical approach to her clients' markets, and natural ability to think outside the box has led Vantage to distinguish itself among the ranks of technology-focused agencies as the best of the best, to both clients and coworkers alike."

Katie will be profiled in a special issue of PR News and honored at PR News' People-to-Watch in PR Awards Luncheon in Washington D.C. on December 10, 2013.

About Vantage PR
Vantage PR is an award-winning tech public relations agency with offices in San Francisco, New York and Orlando. Vantage offers 23 years of public relations expertise and brings both passion and senior-level technology experience to companies in order to help them succeed. By leveraging established connections, Vantage strives to get its clients maximum exposure through top-tier media outlets. These high-impact results generate raised awareness and increased sales. The firm has been recognized for many results-focused campaigns, receiving awards from Golden Bridge, Stevie, Magellan, International GALAXY, Hermes and many more. For more information, please visit or follow our company blog.

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