FUEL is pleased to announce that Beth Thomason, APR, has joined its team as public relations director. In this role, Thomason will oversee all public relations, including campaign strategy, media relations, issues management, and media training, for the agency and its clients.
Thomason’s career spans nearly 30 years, and she most recently operated a successful independent PR and marketing communications consulting firm. She also has served in marketing and PR managerial positions for local leading companies, including The Spinx Company and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices C. Dan Joyner, REALTORS. She has held the accredited public relations professional (APR) designation since 2002 and has served on the board of the South Carolina Public Relations Society of America and the International Association of Business Communicators, SC Chapter. A Greenville native, Thomason is a graduate of the University of South Carolina where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communications.
“We’ve had the opportunity to work with Beth in recent years on various projects, and her impressive background combined with her professionalism and positive attitude make her an immense asset to FUEL,” says Meredith Kinsey, president and COO of FUEL. “Bringing an experienced PR professional in-house rounds out the services we offer and enables us to do everything under one roof, creating greater value and efficiencies for our clients.”