Veronica Mikitka Reed
Vice President, Director of Operations
Dedicated and determined. Media relations pro. Early-riser. Mystery book addict. Sports fan. Twin mom.
As Vice President, Director of Operations at Maven Communications, Veronica Mikitka Reed specializes in media relations, crisis communications, internal communications, social media, overall strategy, and strategic planning. For more than a decade, Veronica concentrates most of her efforts towards Maven clients within the arts, nonprofit, financial services, and healthcare sectors.
Prior to joining Maven Communications in 2012, Veronica worked as an assistant account executive and account executive at Tierney and Brian Communications. While at these agencies, she specialized in business-to-business and business-to-consumer media relations, social media, executive positioning, brand messaging, content development, event planning, strategic and crisis communications for clients including Bayer Environmental Science, Keystone Foods, Widener University, The Philadelphia Orchestra, and a client in the payments industry.
Before moving to Philadelphia, Veronica worked at Stiegler, Wells, Brunswick & Roth, a full-service agency in Bethlehem, PA. In this role, she focused on international and national business-to-business media relations, social media and internal communications for a diverse range of clients in the mental health, manufacturing, and global logistics industries.
Veronica received her Bachelor of Arts in Communications with a concentration in Public Relations and a minor in Business Administration from Elizabethtown College.
She also sits on the board and is the marketing committee co-chair and executive committee secretary of the Kennett Symphony, an Arts & Business Council of Greater Philadelphia Business Volunteer for the Arts volunteer, and pro bono communications advisor for Philadelphia Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts.
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