About the Young Professionals Co-Chair

Kariann Mano, Assistant Account Executive, Havas PR

Kariann Mano is an assistant account executive at Havas PR in Downtown Pittsburgh. She graduated from Point Park University in 2016 and joined the PRSA Pittsburgh Board as the Young Professional co-chair in 2017, continuing the position in 2018.
She enjoys the usual millennial activities and is always down for a happy hour networking event.

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and implement quarterly PRSA Pittsburgh Communicator Tours
  • Foster awareness of different careers in public relations
  • Maintain professional contacts of PRSA Pittsburgh and create new ones
  • Develop a relationship with young professionals of PRSA Pittsburgh
  • Assist with the marketing and social media for each Young Professional event

Goals for 2017:

  • Increase young professional mailing list by 10%
  • Host three communicator tours and one professional mixer
  • Engage two schools (that normally do not attend PRSA events) in the local area to attend YP events