Meet Patricia Jones
Strategic Communications Advisor and Management Consultant
Beginning her career in the prestigious position of NBC Page, Patricia worked her way up to producer on NBC Nightly News where she covered stories from the White House to the iconic kitchen of Julia Child to the beaches of Normandy, France for the 40th Anniversary of D-Day.
Later, Patricia applied her journalistic background to a new career direction when she joined the international public relations agency Hill & Knowlton. Her work at H&K earned a Creativity in Public Relations Award (CIPRA), and a Public Relations Society of America of America (PRSA) Big Apple Award.
In 1999, she launched a global project with the creation, production and distribution of a calendar: “Bachelor Farmers of Ireland: A Celebration of Irish Rural Traditions.” Patricia generated international publicity with media channels spanning: The Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, Time Out New York, the Associated Press, Irish America Magazine, National Public Radio’s All Things Considered, ITN News, BBC News and ABC News.
A lifelong passion for animal welfare inspired Patricia’s next career move to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) where she served as Vice President of Media Relations and Advertising for seven years.