With nearly seven years of experience, Anna brings to JPR her passion for traveling, building meaningful relationships and helping clients tell their stories.
Anna has invaluable experience in media and influencer relations, event planning, campaign and partnership implementation and crisis communication. Through her work on both W Los Angeles – West Beverly Hills and W Hollywood, Anna has successfully secured talent and executed ongoing W Hotel brand initiatives, including WHAT SHE SAID and QUEER ME OUT events – two global speaker series celebrating feminimity and the LGBTQ+ community. Over in The Valley, Anna's work on The Garland resulted in the property's inaugural "Drag Yourself to the Valley '' drag show to kick-off LA's Pride Weekend, hosted by LGBTQ+ prominent activist Billy Francesca featuring fierce queens such as Brooke Lynn Hytes and Silky Ganache.
During her time at JPR, Anna has worked on eight hotel openings and major renovations including InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown, Hotel Californian (Santa Barbara), Lido House (Newport Beach), Marriott Irvine Spectrum, Halepuna Waikiki By Halekulani, Strand Palace (London) and Hilton Los Cabos, and is currently working on a new Autograph Collection debuting this summer in Scottsdale. Her media relations efforts have resulted in feature stories and placements in top-tier outlets such as Travel + Leisure, Conde Nast Traveler, Architectural Digest, AFAR, The New York Times and Vogue.
Anna began working at J Public Relations 4+ years ago and prior to making the move to Los Angeles, she started her career at Barkely – a highly-acclaimed advertising, social and PR agency based in Kansas City, Mo. – where she worked on a variety of lifestyle, culinary and not-for-profit clients.