Durham, NC, June 14, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- Whitney Wilkerson, principal and creative director at Stop Studios, an award-winning creative services firm specializing in communication design and event management, has announced the release of a podcast that addresses the planning and execution of a successful corporate picnic. In the podcast, Wilkerson discusses tips for planning this type of company event, provides ideas for selecting an appropriate theme and addresses common mistakes that should be avoided in the planning stages. The podcast is available to download at
“Company picnics are a great way to gather employees and their families for an event that is both fun and relaxing,” said Wilkerson. “In this podcast, listeners will learn ways to leave a lasting impression on all who attend.”
About Whitney Wilkerson:
Whitney Wilkerson is principal and creative director for Stop Studios, an award-winning creative services firm specializing in communication design and event management. As principal and creative director, Wilkerson oversees the aesthetic and strategic direction of company projects. She has served a number of community organizations including Speaking of Women’s Health, North Carolina Education Ball and Frankie Lemmon Foundation, and serves on the board of advisors for Me Fine Foundation, Inc. In 2007, Wilkerson received the 40 Under 40 Leadership Award from the Triangle Business Journal, a distinction that honors the brightest and most promising business people under the age of 40 in the area. Prior to founding Stop Studios, Wilkerson worked with Condé Nast Publications, as well as in the marketing department of the Italian fashion house, Giorgio Armani.
About Stop Studios:
Stop Studios is a creative services firm specializing in communication design and event management. Founded by Raven Manocchio and Whitney Wilkerson in 2004, Stop Studios has been proud to partner with national clients such as the American Folk Art Museum, the Clio Awards and EquipSystems, as well as regional organizations, including The Sarah P. Duke Gardens, Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University and The Fuqua School of Business. The firm has partnered with the Frankie Lemmon Foundation for Triangle Wine Experience, Communities in Schools of North Carolina for the annual Education Ball and Speaking of Women's Health for the organization's award-winning conference event. Stop Studios has been named one of the top graphic design firms in the Triangle by Triangle Business Journal, and the firm's work has received multiple American Graphic Design Awards in addition to recognition by The Ad Club of the Triangle, AIGA Raleigh and AIGA Charlotte. For more information, please visit http://www.stopstudios.com or call 919-286-9945.
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