This May, Wright graduated from Georgia Southern University with a Bachelors in Communications focusing on Public Relations. She has recently been honored with LEAP Certification from GSU, standing for Leadership, Experience, Academics and Professionalism. Wright was one of six students at GSU to be accredited with LEAP Certification. She also graduated from the 2014 Savannah Speechcraft for Professional Women class. The 4-session course was developed by Toastmasters International to boost professional women’s communication skills.
While working on her undergraduate degree, Wright was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma and a writer for the PRSSA newsletter team. She was the recipient of the HOPE scholarship for four years, and ranked on the Dean’s list. In high school, Wright majored in Communications at Savannah Arts Academy, and was a member of FBLA. Wright also was a member of the Savannah Christian Web Tech Team, and earned national recognition at the International Student Media Festival in 2004 for “Escape from Vietnam”, a website created by Wright and three of her peers.
When asked why she joined the company, Wright said, “Over the four months that I was interning with Carriage Trade PR, I gained invaluable experience in the PR field from one of the area’s most respected PR practitioners. I know that as I continue to work with Ms. Young, she will help me grow as a professional and I am ecstatic to have this opportunity right out of college.”
Wright is a native Savannah resident and currently lives at Isle of Hope with her family. In her time off, she enjoys boating, fishing, hiking, kayaking and various other outdoor activities with her black lab, Charlie.
ABOUT CARRIAGE TRADE PR, INC:
Carriage Trade Public Relations, Inc. was founded in 1995 by Marjorie Young, to help businesses increase their visibility in their community and globally online using reputation management strategies. They can be reached at 912.844.9990 or http://www.carriagetradepr.com.
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