Matlock Advertising and Public Relations Strengthens Clients’ Events.

Atlanta, GA – April 18, 2011... Matlock Advertising and Public Relations, a 25-year-old multicultural marketing agency, understanding the impact of unique brand experiences has named Monique O. Nero, MAEd., CMP to the newly developed role, Director of Event and Experiential Marketing. As a Certified Meeting Professional, Monique will combine her ability to build strategic relations with events and corporate sponsorship knowledge to create memorable experiences.  Ms. Nero is a skilled event marketing professional with a background in brand management, diversity and inclusion, B-to-C events, B-to-B events, sponsorships, trade shows, and collateral development.

“We are delighted to have Monique as a part of the Matlock team,” said Kent Matlock, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer. “Her expertise in highlighting the brand through experiences will be an added value to assist our clients in achieving their goals.”

Monique has worked with Fortune 500 corporations, associations, school districts, artists, and athletes in various industries including telecommunications (BellSouth, now AT&T and MCI/MCI WorldCom), package delivery (UPS), civil rights association (National Urban League), and education (N.Y.C. Department of Education).

Ms. Nero earned an MAEd. in Educational Communication and Technology from New York University’s Steinhardt School of Education and a B.A. from Hofstra University.