Garden City, NY (PRWEB) June 30, 2014
NAPW honors Rhonda Klug, Public Relations Manager for Harry & David, as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. Mrs. Klug is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in public relations. As the largest, most-recognized organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) is a powerfully vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and nearly 300 Local Chapters.
Rhonda Klug’s career began in 1987 as a Financial Analyst with Harry & David, the gourmet premier food and gift retailer. Throughout her career with the company, Mrs. Klug held two other notable titles including Corporate Relations Administrator and Public Relations Manager. With those roles, she has been responsible for internal and external communications, planning and developing year round programs, draft messaging, press releases, press sites, blogger networking, brand copy pertaining to PR and management of agency partners.
“Having worked for Harry & David for the past 27 years, I have a deep knowledge and appreciation for the brand,” says Mrs. Klug. Her vast experience is in executing multi-layered year-round media relations programs to build meaningful brand awareness through editorial coverage for Harry & David products, both nationally and locally, keeping them top of mind. "With public relations and social media continually changing, I want to make a bigger impact in getting our company message heard."
Mrs. Klug is recognized for consistently finding innovative ways to engage with new consumer audiences and interfacing with multi-channels including brand, social, production, retail, merchandising, B2B and creative, to ensure Harry & David continues to be the premier brand of choice for its preferred customers.
NAPW ‘s mission is to provide an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.