Global independent marketing and communications firm, FINN Partners, today announced the promotion of Laura Shuey-Kostelac to the role of Partner, Global Public Affairs.
Working at the nexus of philanthropy, culture and policy, Shuey-Kostelac directs award-winning global communications campaigns that elevate awareness of some of the most forward-looking organizations in the world. Shuey-Kostelac’s extensive experience also includes engagements with clients focused on emerging issues in economic development, sustainability, green energy, social justice, international affairs and consumer education.
“Public affairs represents a critical junction of policy, politics and global issues,” said Shuey-Kostelac. “From uplifting the arts to combating climate change, I’m proud to collaborate with a dedicated team that is committed to advancing our clients’ work, piloting creative solutions and building bridges for global collaboration.”
“A sought-after strategist across FINN’s global network, Laura’s leadership and delivery of spot-on counsel to key Public Affairs clients has significantly contributed to our team’s growth,” said Robin Crawford, Senior Partner, Public Affairs Practice Leader. “With an unwavering commitment to excellence, Laura’s positive approach to every opportunity cultivates trust with colleagues, partners and clients and consistently delivers outstanding results that advance organizational goals.”
As a Partner, Shuey-Kostelac will drive the continued expansion of the Global Public Affairs team’s portfolio of engagements advancing public art, social justice and global economic development. She will continue to report to Robin Crawford, Senior Partner, Public Affairs Practice Lead, Global Public Affairs.
Founded in 2011 on the core principles of innovation and collaborative partnership, FINN Partners has grown from about $24 million in fees to almost $200 million in fees during the past 10 years, becoming one of the fastest-growing independent public relations agencies in the world and recognized as a PRovoke Media 2022 Agency of the Year. The full-service marketing and communications company’s record-setting pace results from organic growth and integrating new companies and new people into the FINN world through a common philosophy. With more than 1,300 professionals across 33 offices, FINN provides clients with global access and capabilities in the Americas, Europe and Asia. In addition, FINN provides its clients with access to top-tier agencies worldwide through its membership in the global network PROI.
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