Elasticity today announced that media and community relations professional Brian Rehme has joined the firm as manager, media relations.
With a background in public relations and stakeholder engagement, Rehme brings to Elasticity more than six years of agency experience at FleishmanHillard in Chicago. A St. Louis native, Rehme will relocate from Chicago help lead Elasticity’s growing public relations needs.
“As we continue to expand, we’re thrilled to add a talented professional like Brian who can lead media relations programs for our clients,” said Elasticity Managing Partner Brian Cross. “With his strategic communications acumen and experience crafting compelling stories, he’s a seamless fit into our team, and his theatre background gives us a go-to pro for group Jazz Hands exercises.”
Rehme’s experience includes media relations, strategic planning and stakeholder engagement support for a variety of clients in the public sector and tourism and real estate industries, including the Illinois Office of Tourism, CBRE Inc, Willis Tower, the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning and many others.
“As a communications professional, I strive to always tell the right story to the right audience at the right time,” said Rehme. “And as a native of the St. Louis region, I’m ecstatic to join Elasticity and the city’s growing community of young professionals.”
Rehme began his career in media relations within the University Marketing Communications department at his alma-mater, Loyola University Chicago.