Bea has spent more than a decade in communications, working for clients across industries including technology, financial and professional services. She joined Prosek Partners in 2011 and is responsible for the global management of communications programs for the firm’s financial technology, risk and business consulting clients.
Bea has extensive experience counseling C-level executives and developing integrated campaigns to enhance brand awareness, reputation and generate a bottom-line impact across her clients’ businesses. Bea’s expertise and foresight across the earned and owned media landscape, allow her to creatively help clients navigate and come out on top in today’s evolving business environment.
Throughout her career, Bea has represented a wide array of companies including Bloomberg LP, SAP, Dow Jones & Company, EY, E*TRADE, and Western Union.
Prior to joining Prosek Partners, Bea was an Account Supervisor at RLM Public Relations in New York and began her communications career at MRB Public Relations in New Jersey. She received her B.A. with honors in Public Relations and Journalism from Monmouth University in West Long Branch, New Jersey.
Q & A
What are you most proud of in your career?
I am most proud of my current position, working for a firm that is constantly growing, where each person has complete autonomy to build a career that’s personally and professionally meaningful.
Name one thing most people don’t know about you.
At age five, I surprised my parents and a room filled with several hundred people when I told them I wanted to be a nun when I grew up. Obviously, my career as a communications professional was a close second?
How would your mother describe you?
A ham – that is kind, generous and always smiling.
What are your greatest strengths as a communications practitioner?
I have an insatiable curiosity for learning, never waiver in my commitments and convictions, love problem solving and am always calm in crisis.
What is your favorite food?
My partner can attest – I’m largely non partial when it comes to food.
Describe your perfect client.
One that views us as a true extension of their team, and values collaboration and creative thinking.
What three hobbies or activities do you enjoy most?
Traveling and theatre, but most importantly spending time with my family.
What’s your favorite part of the workday?
The start of a new day. Opportunities abound!
Who would play you in the movie version of your life?
I’d cast Abbi Jacobson or Carrie Brownstein – definitely a leading lady of comedy.
What is your favorite quote?
Nearly every day as a child my father would send me off to school and repeat this quote: “Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is your better and your better is your best.”
I live my life by it.