Today, Tech Image made several organizational announcements that will help position the agency for growth in 2020.
First, the agency announced that it will promote Carrie Frillman Dec. 1 to sr. media relations coordinator and Tyler Prich to sr. media relations associate.
Carrie joined Tech Image in 2019 and quickly moved into a key media relations role on all of her assigned clients. Tyler joined Tech Image in 2018 as an intern before joining the team full time in early 2019. His grasp of our clients’ technology quickly enabled him to convey our clients story to editors and reporters in key verticals for our clients. Tyler’s promotion, similarly, will become effective Dec. 1.
Leslie Norris joined Tech Image Oct. 29 as a sr. account manager. Leslie is an award winning executive with more than 20 years of global PR, corporate communications and marketing experience as a senior strategist and account manager. Previously, Leslie was executive vice president, communications strategist and managing partner of Springboard5 PR, a Utah-based technology and life-science PR firm. Before that, she was executive vice president, communications strategist and managing partner at SNG PR, also a technology and biotech PR firm. Leslie has comprehensive industry experience in the areas of technology, biotech, fintech, pharma, CPG, manufacturing, artificial intelligence, cannabis and energy. She attended Northern Arizona University, where she studied public relations, advertising and applied communication.
Brendan O’Brien joined Tech Image Nov. 4 as sr. media relations associate. Brendan’s experience includes agency experience at PReturn, a full-service public relations agency here in Chicago, where he served as an account executive. Previously, he worked as an account coordinator at Greenhouse Digital & PR and as a public relations associate at The Ballast Group. Brendan has a Master’s Degree in Multimedia Journalism and a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations and Advertising, both from DePaul University.
Taylor Cygan joined Tech Image Oct. 28 as a media relations associate. Taylor joined Tech Image from Walker Sands, where she was an intern working on clients in the enterprise, payment/banking solutions, digital workplace, IT solutions and cybersecurity space. She has previously interned at The Mas Ink. Taylor has a Bachelor’s Degree in English and Minors in Public Relations and Leadership Studies from the University of Illinois.