McNeely Pigott & Fox Promotes Taylor

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 14, 2013) – McNeely Pigott & Fox Public Relations has promoted Maddie Taylor to associate account executive. She previously was a staff associate. “Maddie is an excellent member of our team who consistently does great work on behalf of our clients,” said partner Alice Chapman. “We know she will continue to succeed in her new role as associate account executive.” Taylor, a native of Hickory, N.C., joined MP&F in 2012 and provides support for a wide range of client teams, such as the U.S. Department of Labor’s Job Corps program, Tennessee Grocers & Convenience Store Association, Harpeth … Read More

McNeely Pigott & Fox Adds Two Staff Associates

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 7, 2014) – McNeely Pigott & Fox Public Relations has hired Sarah de Jong and Jenny Pickard as the firm’s newest staff associates. De Jong, a native of Nashville, graduated summa cum laude from the University of Alabama in December 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication, with a focus on public relations and event management. At UA, de Jong worked for two student-run organizations: She served as a contributing editor and writer for Platform Online Magazine, and was on the media relations team for Capstone Agency, a public relations firm. She also served as … Read More

McNeely Pigott & Fox Promotes Five Associate Account Executives

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 14, 2014) – McNeely Pigott & Fox Public Relations has promoted Mitchell Despot, Mara Naylor, Katherine Neunaber, Lacey Purcell and Kate Vorys to assistant account executives. They were previously associate account executives. “These promotions are well-deserved,” said partner David Fox. “Each one of these team members has a strong work ethic and exceptional communication talents. They do great work for our clients, and we look forward to their contributions in their new roles.” Mitchell Despot interned at MP&F in the spring of 2011 and joined the company as a staff associate later that fall after graduating cum … Read More

WGU Tennessee Announces Creation of “Happy New You” Scholarships for Adults Returning to College in Early 2014

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NASHVILLE, Tenn.– Nonprofit WGU Tennessee has announced a new scholarship program designed to encourage qualified Tennessee adults to go back to school in 2014 for their bachelor’s or master’s degrees in business, information technology, education, or health professions, including nursing. “New Year’s resolutions can often be difficult promises to keep” The WGU Tennessee Happy New You Scholarship provides $500 toward WGU Tennessee’s already-low tuition per six-month term, up to four terms, for a total value of up to $2,000 per recipient. “New Year’s resolutions can often be difficult promises to keep,” said Dr. Kimberly K. Estep, WGU Tennessee chancellor. “With … Read More