FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
In Business Las Vegas Announces Michele Tell of
Preferred Public Relations as Female PR Influencer of 2007
LAS VEGAS – November 29, 2007 – Influence, a special edition of In Business Las Vegas on news stands December 7, announces Michele Tell, co-principal and founder of Preferred Public Relations (PPR), as the 2007 Female PR Influencer of the Year.
For several years In Business Las Vegas has honored the “most influential” men and women in Southern Nevada in separate special publications. In 2005, In Business broke the mold by introducing Influence, a special publication that recognizes both men and women who stand tall in their industries. This year in its 6th issue, Influence recognizes more than 70 individuals from 33 industries including Accounting, Construction, Public Relations and Technology.
Tell was selected for this distinction with recognition to the significant impact and strong capabilities she maintains in her industry. With more than 21 years of continuous experience in Las Vegas, Tell opened the doors to PPR&M in 1999 after recognizing the need to develop an innovative, creative agency that blends a strategic thought process with measurable PR results. Under the direction of Tell, the agency produces award-winning efforts with a team of talented PR professionals who handle a variety of practices to include business, retail, hospitality, gaming and service organizations for clients on local, national and international levels.
As the former Assistant Vice President of Public Relations for MGM Grand, Tell opened the mega resort in 1992 and directed PR programs until 1999. Tell also held the position of Director of Public Relations for the Sands Hotel, and was a newsroom reporter for the Las Vegas Review-Journal in the early ‘90’s. Tell began her career with Warner Bros. Motion Pictures division.
Tell is an active member in the community and handles PR services for numerous nonprofit organizations. She stays committed within her professional arena through memberships with Working in Communications, American Marketing Association, Public Relations Society of America and the Society of Professional Journalists. Tell was named a Woman of Distinction in the area of communications by the National Association of Women Business Owners in 2004.
Preferred Public Relations is a full-service, award-winning public relations agency located at 2630 South Jones Blvd., Las Vegas, Nev., 89146. The agency has been hired to oversee and manage more than 400 grand opening events for new company launches. Preferred Public Relations implements strategic public relations campaigns to include branding promotions, grand openings and crisis communications. For additional information, please visit www.preferredpublicrelations.com, or call (702) 254-5704.
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