WASHINGTON, D.C., May 19, 2015 – Stratacomm LLC announced today the hiring of Jacqueline Bengel as a vice president in the company’s Washington, D.C. office. Jacqueline joins Stratacomm’s growing team to oversee integrated communication planning and strategies across several client accounts.
Prior to joining Stratacomm, Jacqueline was a senior account director at Home Front Communications where she led a sizable portfolio of accounts managing strategic public relations, advertising, media relations and digital services for a variety of government, nonprofit and association clients.
“Stratacomm is in the business of helping our clients communicate to win and Jacqueline excels at client service and delivering measurable results. She brings a wealth of successful integrated communications and project management expertise to our clients and will be a great addition to our team,” said John Fitzpatrick, Stratacomm’s co-managing partner.
During her tenure with Home Front, Jacqueline also served on their digital team, where she implemented online communications strategies, and wrote and edited content for clients across paid, earned, shared and owned media platforms. As part of the media team in earlier stages of her career at Home Front, she managed broadcast media projects for client accounts and developed an expertise in traditional, online and broadcast media relations.
After college graduation and prior to moving east to begin her career in PR, Jacqueline worked on Arnold Schwarzenegger’s 2006 gubernatorial campaign in California, traveling the state and mobilizing the younger demographic of voters as college communications coordinator.
She earned a bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
About Stratacomm LLC
With offices in Washington, D.C. and Detroit, Stratacomm is an independently-owned and operated, full-service communications consultancy. The firm provides trusted counsel and tactical support to help clients educate, persuade and motivate targeted audiences to achieve measurable results. Using research to set benchmarks and identify insights that guide the way, Stratacomm creates and runs integrated communications campaigns that raise awareness, enhance reputation, shape policy and build market share. We harness the full range of communications platforms including earned, shared, owned and paid media channels. Our core competencies include transportation, energy and environment, infrastructure, and public health and safety.