June 22, 2012
Obele Joins Olson Communications as Account Manager
Veteran reporter and PR pro Linda Obele has joined Scottsdale-based public relations and content marketing firm Olson Communications (www.olsoncomm.com) as account manager. Obele will oversee the agency's real estate and construction accounts.
"Linda is a great addition to Olson, as she will lead and grow our real estate and development sectors both locally and nationally," said Michelle Olson, APR, president of Olson Communications. "She is known in the Phoenix area as an exceptional reporter, writer and PR practitioner, and we are thrilled to have her as part of our team."
Prior to joining Olson Communications, Obele owned and operated Obele Ink, an independent media relations consulting business representing clients in industries ranging from real estate to biotech. She also worked as a freelance journalist, contributing to publications such as National Real Estate Investor, Tech Connect and The Phoenix Business Journal. Obele was also a senior-level executive at two other area public relations agencies, Mullen Public Relations and The Martz Agency, where she managed media relations, crisis communications and community relations for a wide spectrum of clients.