Assistant Account Executive
Ira Hughes joined the MP&F team in January of 2018 as a diversity fellow and has since transitioned to an assistant account executive. At MP&F, he provides communications account support for various clients, including Nissan, the U.S. Department of Labor, Walmart, Asurion and more.
Ira is a native of Plainfield, Ill., and graduated from Lindenwood University in December of 2017 with a degree in public relations and advertising: corporate communications.
While at Lindenwood University, Ira gained experience in media relations, advertising and writing through various communications internships with The Hauser Group, a St. Louis-based public relations firm, People’s Family of Corporations, and the City of Weldon Spring, Mo. He was also a member of the American Advertising Federation and Ad Club STL. Ira is a proud and active member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., where he served as vice president for his local collegiate chapter.
In his free time, Ira loves to cook, socialize with friends and family, and cheer on his beloved St. Louis Cardinals.