Tamiko M. Lee
P UB L I C R E LA TI O N S P R O F E S SI O NA L
Key Skills Public relations professional whose qualifications include an advanced
degree in integrated marketing communications. Experience in public
relations, corporate communications and marketing. Track record
Public relations developing compelling written materials that secure media coverage in
national publications, including The New York Times and Wall Street
Presentation and oral Journal. Experience establishing relationships with key reporters.
Internal Related Experience
Writing articles American Bar Public Relations Specialist, 2006-Present
Association, Chicago, IL
newsletter R.J. Dale Advertising Public Relations Intern, 2005-2006
management and Public Relations,
Chicago Tribune, Recruitment Advertising Account Executive, 2005
Education Peoples’ Energy,
Corporate Communications Intern, 2003
Master of Science in
Marketing Media/Public Relations: Developed relationships with key reporters;
Communications, identified and pitched story opportunities to trade and consumer press;
2007 managed press room for members of the media, resulting in more than 50+
media registrants; generated awareness regarding company’s community
initiatives; traveled to company meetings in more than 10 states to serve as
University of Illinois, on-site media relations liaison; advised leadership of media relations
Champaign, IL successes and public relations activities.
Bachelor of Arts in Publication Management: Managed production of four association
Communications, publications; distributed to targeted media and association members; led
2004 transition from physical to electronic publishing.
Strategic Communications Counsel: Developed talking points and
messages for leadership in alignment with company goals; counseled clients
on strategic communications tactics.
Social Media: Conducted research to prove business value of social media
efforts; developed social media communications plan; led implementation
Writing: Developed compelling articles, news releases and other collateral
materials; contributed to Webby-nominated company news blog.
References available upon request