Charissa Lauren, Founder.
Charissa is an Entrepreneur, Publicist, Published Writer, Editor, and Philanthropist. Despite her many roles, Charissa’s sole passion is empowering women and entrepreneurs through business communications, public relations and journalism. Pretty Living PR was named Service-Based Business of the Year Award by Stiletto Women in Business, Charissa has been honored by as Pittsburgh Magazine’s Women in Business Spotlight of 2014 and nominated as a 2014 Women in PR Panelist. View more at www.charissalauren.com.
Robyn Rudish-Laning, Public Relations Associate.
Robyn is a graduate of Duquesne University, with a bachelor’s in Public Relations, a master’s in Media Arts and Technology, and an undeniable passion for all things media and PR related. She has experience in event planning, media outreach, marketing, social media and much more. Her attention to detail, knack for compelling writing and creative nature make her a perfect match for clients large and small. When she’s not working with clients, this Jersey-Girl-at-heart can be found in a library, blogging or exploring Pittsburgh’s many neighborhoods.
Alex Duffy, Public Relations Associate.
Alex is a Media and Public Relations Professional by day and a fashion blogger by night. Known for her creative eye for content, Alex has a knack for details and a passion for writing and interpersonal relationships. She’s worked with leading clients both independently and Pretty Living PR. Alex is motivated and wants to give credence to those who are beginning their life journeys. She wants to help individuals to build capacity within themselves & their careers, to be inspired by the intricacies of life, and to live life to its fullest volume, while simultaneously developing innate strengths.You can find her at www.duffydossier.com.
Tianna Alexandre, Public Relations Assistant
Tianna Alexandre is a fashion writer and Web and Print Journalism student. Her aspirations include a long term career as a fashion journalist and trend spotter. She currently runs fashion site, Your Style Forecast, which is written by bloggers and style gurus. There, Tianna is the editor-in-chief and regularly explores the lifestyle components of clothes, labels, shopping, and brands. Visit her at www.yourstyleforecast.com
Angela Hathaway, Public Relations Assistant
Angela is an aspiring publicist and fashion show director with a background in journalism, luxury retail sales, men’s styling, and makeup artistry. When she’s not writing press releases or producing fashion shows in California, she’s raising money or training for AIDS/LifeCycle, a 545 mile bike ride from San Francisco to LA which raises money for AIDS and HIV services. And at the end of the day, she’s either wiggling her toes in the sand and soaking up some San Diego sun, or scouring the city for the best craft beers and cocktails.