From Deputy Press Secretary for the Bronx Borough President to Public Relations Manager at the City University of New York, Mercedes is a communications strategist with extensive media relations experience.
Mercedes started her career as a journalist and producer for the New York Post, El Diario La Prensa, and WNBC-TV. With more than 12 years in Communications, she’s handled consumer and government public relations and influencer marketing on lifestyle, education, travel, and food and beverage accounts. Her experience includes in-house and agency PR, and independent consulting.
Previous agency clients: Aruba Tourism Authority, American Dairy Association, Baruch College, Bronx Borough President’s Office, CETYS University, Florida Dairy Milk, Hartford HealthCare, Michaels Stores, McDonalds, Pearson, Tajin, and Virgin Voyages.