Franco Celebrates Team Promotions and New Hire
We have six core values at Franco: Forward Motion; Opportunity; Family + Team + Community; Courageous Truth; Empathy; and Persistence. We use these core values as a guiding light when promoting current team members and hiring new ones.
We’re thrilled to share the following news about Franco team members:
Megan Bonelli Promoted to Account Supervisor
Megan has been with our team for nearly three years and has supported a variety of clients in B2C, B2B and nonprofit industries, most recently serving as a senior account executive. She has been a proficient project manager and leader of our culture. In this new role, she will oversee several accounts and continue her work co-leading our internship and student relations programs. Prior to her time at Franco, Megan held PR roles at Tweddle Group and MCCI. She is currently on the board of directors for PRSA Detroit.
- Value Spotlight: Megan is an exemplification of Family + Team + Community, supporting each and every Franconian with empathy and an open ear.
Catherine Pace Hired as Digital Account Executive
In the digital account executive role at Franco, Catherine will manage a variety of clients’ social accounts and content calendars across all platforms. Catherine comes to us from The Quell Group where she was an integral part of their digital and social team, serving most recently as an account executive. Other previous roles include a PR internship at CKC Agency and PR director at Grand Central Magazine. Catherine is a graduate of the integrative public relations program at CMU.
- Value Spotlight: Catherine demonstrates a lot of Opportunity and we’re already very impressed with her tenacity and eagerness, as well as her adaptability as she is the first person in Franco’s 55-year history to start her first day working remote.
Emily Hebert Promoted From PR Coordinator to New Full-Time Role as Assistant to the President
Emily served as an excellent Franco PR coordinator for four months and will now transition into a full-time role as assistant to the president. She will assist Franco’s president Tina Kozak by supporting marketing and reporting, in addition to continuing to provide support on some client accounts. Emily is a strong writer and researcher with a real knack for reporting and client excellence. Prior to joining Franco, she was a lead salesperson for Devries and Company, harnessing her media relations, social media and customer service abilities. She is also a recent Wayne State University graduate.
- Value Spotlight: Emily is all about Forward Motion. She is a critical thinker and always has a positive attitude.
Interested in joining the team? Keep an eye out for open positions – we’re always accepting resumes.