RunSwitch Account Directors Rachel Bledsoe and Kaylee Carnahan were presented with The American Advertising Federation-Louisville (AAF-Louisville) Hot Ten 2014 Awards at their Annual Awards Luncheon on Thurs., June 19, 2014. The Hot Ten recognizes 10 young professionals under the age 32 in the advertising industry who demonstrate skill, hard work, and professionalism well beyond their years. In order to win, these young people must contribute to the economic, social, and cultural landscape of Louisville through their professional and community work.
Rachel Bledsoe offers expertise in issue advocacy campaigns, alliance development, media relations, grassroots and grasstops mobilizing, and public relations. With dual degrees in economics and political science, Rachel is knowledgeable on a wide range of policy issues on the national and local level. Rachel specializes in forming nontraditional alliances between clients, advocacy organizations and other stakeholders who share common interests in the same issues.
Kaylee Carnahan is a veteran of several political and public relations campaigns. A former staffer for Congressman Brett Guthrie, Kaylee has also worked on campaigns in Texas, Ohio and Iowa, most recently for Iowa Governor Terry Branstad. Kaylee offers clients expertise in grassroots programming, media relations, media planning and buying, writing and project management.
RunSwitch, one of the largest public relations firms in the region, is proud to make its headquarters in Kentucky. The firm is engaged in numerous public affairs campaigns, public relations efforts, and volunteer and philanthropic opportunities to improve the quality of life in the Commonwealth as well as the environment for Kentucky businesses.
To learn more about RunSwitch PR, visit www.runswitchpr.com or follow them on Twitter @RunSwitchPR. Rachel Bledsoe is on Twitter at @rmbledsoe and Kaylee Carnahan at @kayleeckc .