Pheniece Jones, Vice President, brings more than 18 years of experience in media relations, consumer brand awareness, issues management, public affairs and content development. Pheniece oversees media relations strategy and helps brands achieve their communications goals through earned media execution. She has secured coverage on behalf of clients in outlets like The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, CNBC, Bloomberg News, Cheddar, Refinery29, and ABC News. She previously served as the Director of Media Relations at the Professional Services Council, a trade association for federal government contractors, where she led media relations strategy and thought leadership for PSC’s senior executives. Prior to that, she worked at Edelman leading food and beverage accounts including Starbucks, Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute and Kashi.
Pheniece also honed her deep and varied experience in Washington with positions at Booz Allen Hamilton and Ketchum supporting government clients. Pheniece is an Army brat who was born on a military base in Germany. Both her father and mother served in the Army and her father retired at Fort Belvoir in Alexandria, VA after 20 years of service. She calls Virginia home and is a graduate of the College of William & Mary.