Press release: K. Sutherland Public Relations
Kerry Sutherland, founder and CEO of leading pet PR agency K. Sutherland Public Relations, announced April 2 that Jill Akers has been promoted to senior account executive.
“Since her first day at K. Sutherland PR in 2016, Jill has brought so much heart to her work, our team and agency culture,” said Sutherland. “This promotion is truly well-deserved, and exciting for our team and clients alike.”
In her new role, Akers will oversee the high-level communications and media relations strategies on behalf of the agency’s pet industry clientele. Throughout her time with K. Sutherland PR, Akers has developed a true love and ambition for representing brands in their best light, tackling the challenges of PR and developing valuable relationships with members of the media. With a passion for people, she thrives in helping others reach their goals and finds much of her success lies in theirs. She is a graduate from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, and mom to the office golden retriever, Harlow.
Since its founding in 2012, K. Sutherland PR has been a leading name in the pet industry, as well as in the travel, health care and lifestyle industries. With over 14 years of experience, deeply rooted relationships, and a modern, personalized approach to every project, K. Sutherland PR has positioned itself as a leader in the multi-billion dollar pet industry.