Erin O'Connor

Why PR?

“I love to write, but I’m also a natural planner. PR is the perfect fusion of the two — allowing me to create, write and edit, in addition to planning and implementing strategic campaigns for clients.”


Fun Fact

Practicing upwards of four times a week, Erin is an active yogi and hopes to achieve her yoga teacher certification soon. She has also been a vegetarian for 9 years.

Erin O’Connor

Assistant Account Executive

Erin works with a variety of clients here at LCWA. She has a passion for writing — perfect for creating press materials and generating engaging social media content — and enjoys working with media in order to achieve client objectives.

Job Highlights

  • Creating engaging, educational social media content for Oster Professional Products.
  • Generating media coverage for Electrolux Small Appliances and its various brands.
  • Bringing awareness to the importance of smoke and carbon monoxide safety on behalf of First Alert.

Before LCWA

Erin joined LCWA through our internship program. Before becoming a member of the LCWA team, Erin had an internship with another public relations agency in Chicago where she worked with local consumer clients. She has also utilized her fashion background in the apparel merchandising industry.

Involvement

Erin is a loyal supporter of the Danny Did Foundation and has helped organize charity golf outings to benefit the organization.

Education

Erin grew up in the Chicago suburbs, then headed to the Hoosier state, where she attended Indiana University — Bloomington. She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism with an internal concentration in public relations and a minor in fashion design.