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About CharlotteBergerPR

CharlotteBergerPR was born out of a belief that when top-notch PR, Influencer Marketing and Social Media are firing on all cylinders, restaurants, nonprofits, and others in the hospitality industry can fulfill their maximum potentials. 

 

Work that checks boxes without real ROI, longer contracts, high monthly retainers, and employees stretched too thin are all too common in the PR agency world. Our team offers a new approach and business model at a price point you can afford, outpacing our competitors.

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Charlotte Berger
Founder

Our Founder Charlotte is a passionate and enthusiastic go-getter with over a decade of experience in PR, Social Media, and Influencer Marketing for the culinary and nonprofits industries.

 

A Michigan native, Charlotte began her career at a national PR firm with a focus on the hospitality industryclimbing from Account Coordinator to Account Supervisor. She later accepted the PR Director position at one of the country's top F&B communications agencies, leading a team to achieve transformative results.

In 2016, Charlotte founded Charleston’s first culinary social media club, @TastemakersCHS, which brings local restaurants, influencers, and nonprofits together under one umbrella. 

@TastemakersCHS is now comprised of 25 members with a combined reach of over 300,000 followers on Instagram and has partnered with over 65 restaurants to date- raising over $25,000 for 20+ local nonprofits. 

Presley Mullinax

 Account Executive

Presley spearheads PR, Social Media, and Influencer Marketing campaigns for Charleston's culinary and nonprofit industries. Her talent, drive, and tenacity don't go unnoticed, and our clients are endlessly impressed with the creativity and unparalleled work ethic she brings to the team.

Anna Sutton

 Intern

Anna is a rising senior at Elon University majoring in strategic communications and minoring in sociology. She is the Chapter Life Vice President for the Alpha Xi Delta sorority, and is in charge of planning events and initiatives, as well as fundraising and collaborating with other members. 

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Maggie Vickrey

 Account Coordinator

Maggie joins the CharlotteBergerPR team after serving as the editorial coordinator at CHSToday and graduating from College of Charleston's Martin Scholars Program. Her creativity, work ethic, strong writing/editing skills, and positivity have taken her far in her role.

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Lexi Willbrand

 Intern

Lexi is a determined student at the College of Charleston pursuing a double major in Arts Management and Marketing with a passion for nonprofit fundraising! She has worked in the hospitality industry since she was 17, as well as ran her own Etsy store all throughout high school. 

Avery Gavornik

 Account Coordinator

Avery has a knack for creating successful PR, Social Media, and Influencer Marketing campaigns that are just as creative as they are practical. She has a talent for engaging and connecting with all types of personalities, is endlessly hardworking and driven, and is as organized as they come. 

Katherine Rakes

 Intern

Katherine is a junior at CofC majoring in Marketing and minoring in Communications. She is the Social Chair for her sorority, which includes coordinating and planning events, and fundraising for breast cancer education and awareness. In her free time, she loves to surf, paint, and practice yoga.