CHICAGO: Strategic communications advisory firm Dresner Corporate Services announced that Kyra Kyles joined the company and will lead its corporate communications practice as VP of media and PR.
Dresner provides strategic IR and corporate communications, providing research- supported consultative services and performing media outreach, PR and marketing communications services to small- and mid-cap publicly traded, pre-IPO and private companies.
"The need for increased visibility, whether it is within the investment community or in the business or consumer marketplace, is a key component to delivering tangible results to our clients and Kyra enhances our ability to offer a complete solution," said John Kroen, Dresner Corporate Services' EVP, in a press release.
Ms. Kyles was most recently PR director at Slack Barshinger, a Chicago-based integrated marketing communications agency for business-to-business clients. Her duties there included leading corporate positioning, reputation management, product launches, media outreach, message development, and event-planning for the agency's top accounts.
"Dresner offers an opportunity for me to take a leadership role in defining best practices in media outreach, public relations, and marketing communications for a firm that is truly one of the rising stars in the communications industry," Kyles said in a press release.