Carolyn Izzo Integrated Communications (CIIC), a full-service, award-winning public relations agency specializing in the travel and tourism, food and beverage and lifestyle industries, announced today that Executive Director Amy Sedeño was made partner at the agency.
Sedeño has spearheaded the company’s Miami office for the past four years, bringing experience in integrated campaigns and a deep knowledge of destination public relations and hospitality. As the agency’s executive director, she leads the travel and tourism and food and beverage divisions at CIIC, overseeing accounts in Miami and New York and acting as liaison to the agency’s Canadian and Latin American partner offices. Her work is characterized by creating unique team dynamics that enhance the agency’s performance and garner exceptional client results.
“Undoubtedly, Amy has been a crucial part of the agency’s growth, so making her a partner at the agency was the obvious next step and something I am delighted and honored to announce,” said Carolyn Izzo-Feldman, president and founder of CIIC. “Her leadership skills, creativity and strategic thinking have led her to develop unparalleled award-winning campaigns, partnerships and business initiatives that have grown company revenues and continue to position CIIC as a top hospitality firm in the US and abroad.”
As partner, Sedeño is charged with furthering the agency’s presence in the US and internationally as well as developing innovative and strategic practices to enhance CIIC’s offerings. Sedeño will use her strong public relations, marketing and digital acumen to provide client counsel and cultivate creative campaigns across the agency’s diverse accounts. She will also work closely with the president and management team to lead new business development, talent recruitment and agency partnerships.
“I am a huge advocate for CIIC’s core values and company culture,” said Sedeño. “Carolyn has created a truly unique agency and I am thrilled to be an integral part of the company’s future and growth. Together, we will continue to deliver exceptional client results and raise the bar in our profession.”