Raleigh, NC, August 11, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Monica Smiley, publisher and CEO of Enterprising Women magazine (http://www.enterprisingwomen.com), has named Elise Mitchell as a member of the Enterprising Women Advisory Board. Mitchell is the president and CEO of Mitchell Communications Group, Inc., a strategic communications firm in Fayetteville, Ark. Mitchell Communications Group was recently named the 2011 PRWeek Small PR Agency of the Year and one of the Women Presidents’ Organization’s 50 Fastest Growing Women-Owned/Led Companies in North America. With Mitchell’s guidance, the firm has tripled in growth and revenue since 2008.
Mitchell was previously director of corporate communications for Promus Hotel Corporation, vice president of public relations for Sossaman, Bateman, McCuddy, and assistant director of public relations for Walker & Associates. Active in her community, Mitchell is involved with the Public Relations Society of America, Women Impacting Public Policy, the Women Presidents’ Organization and other organizations. She received a master’s degree in public relations from the University of Memphis in Memphis, Tenn. and a bachelor’s degree in mass communications from Abilene Christian University in Abilene, Texas. She is also a graduate of executive education training at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H. and Harvard Business School in Boston, Mass. Mitchell and her husband live in Fayetteville, Ark. with their teenagers Mackenzie and Jackson.
Members of the Enterprising Women Advisory Board provide advice to the publication’s staff to tailor the magazine to meet the needs of entrepreneurial women.
"Elise’s communications experience and community involvement make her a welcome addition to our board,” said Smiley. “Readers should be inspired and encouraged by her leadership and passion for her profession. I look forward to working with Elise.”
- For more information regarding the Enterprising Women Advisory Board, visit http://www.enterprisingwomen.com/advisory_board.htm.
About Enterprising Women Magazine:
Enterprising Women, with headquarters in Cary, N.C., is the nation’s only women-owned magazine published exclusively for women business owners that chronicles the growing political, economic and social influence and power of entrepreneurial women. The magazine provides a friendly meeting place, a public forum and a national stage for the critical issues confronting women’s businesses and daily lives from the unique perspectives and experiences of entrepreneurial women. Published in both print and digital editions, the magazine's digital edition reaches more than 200,000 readers in 48 countries. For more information, please visit http://www.enterprisingwomen.com or call (919) 362-1551.
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