Alicia Thompson

Alicia Thompson is Senior Vice President of Consumer Marketing for Edelman, the world’s largest PR firm. She is an award-winning marketing communications professional who successfully manages a company’s reputation as an asset. Alicia has expertise in public relations, brand positioning, community outreach programming, large-scale event planning, sponsorship management and issues/crisis management. Alicia is a skilled leader and mentor adept at supporting teams to achieve professional and personal goals. She is also a detailed, self-starter with a reputation for delivering sound strategy and results that increase awareness and provide a return on investment. In her current role, Alicia is responsible for providing strategic counsel to clients, leading account teams in delivery of results driven programs, growth of current accounts, and new business development. Her current roster of clients includes Arby’s Restaurant Group, Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre, and Honeybaked Ham.

Outside of the office, Alicia serves on the Board of Directors of the Georgia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America, the YWCA of Greater Atlanta, and AID Atlanta. She is also a member of the Black Public Relations Society of Atlanta, the Leadership Atlanta Class of 2008, Board of Directors Network and Women’s Foodservice Forum.

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