"As our director of public relations, Melissa offers remarkable leadership, drive and smart, strategic thinking that is rare in this industry," said Bruce Murdy, president of Rawle Murdy. "Since joining our firm five years ago, she has positively impacted our clients' business goals each and every day--truly embodying the Rawle Murdy values."
She has grown the agency's public relations team into one of the largest integrated agency-based PR departments in the region. She had also recently led the team to multiple awards including two placements for client campaigns in the annual PR News "Top 100 Case Studies" and receiving PRSA South Carolina Chapter Mercury Awards for both of two entries. Her clients include MeadWestvaco, MTV and Nickelodeon networks, Piggly Wiggly, SunTrust Banks, Viacom, and Wild Dunes Resort.
Before joining Rawle Murdy, Ms. Flynn was director of public relations for Child & Family Tennessee and public relations manager for Laine Communications, both in Knoxville, Tenn.