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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 PostEl 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. 


What we do

Strategic Media Counsel

Secure Press Coverage

Earned Media Relations

Broadcast, Print & Digital Features

Targeted Outreach

Research & Media Audits

Multicultural Programming


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