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THE EHRHARDT GROUP ADDS TO GROWING TEAM WITH ADDITION OF LAURA AVILES AND ASHLEY DOUBLEDAY AS ACCOUNT ADMINISTRATORS

NEW ORLEANS – (Nov. 27, 2017) – The Ehrhardt Group (TEG) today announced the hiring of Laura Aviles and Ashley Doubleday as account administrators, where they will provide support for a number of the firm’s clients through strategic media relations, content creation, social media and other public relations strategies. Both natives of New Orleans, Aviles and Doubleday bring innate knowledge of the Gulf Coast and our clients’ industries.

“Laura and Ashley round out our talented team of account professionals and bring a fresh perspective on social media and the changing media landscape. Their creativity, curiosity and overall passion for our work and clients will help The Ehrhardt Group continue to do big things throughout the Gulf South,” said Marc Ehrhardt, senior vice president and partner of The Ehrhardt Group.

Laura Aviles executes media relations and community outreach initiatives for a variety of clients in the oil and gas, public education, waste disposal and retail industries throughout the Gulf Coast area. Aviles graduated from Louisiana State University where she earned a bachelor’s degree from LSU Manship School of Mass Communication. During college, she served as a communications intern for a New Orleans boutique as well as a well-known local restaurant and dessert brand. Following graduation, Aviles interned at The Ehrhardt Group where her excitement about public relations and TEG’s clients was evident in every assignment.

Ashley Doubleday works with a diverse group of clients in the oil and gas, entertainment, public affairs and gaming industries. Prior to joining The Ehrhardt Group, she served as marketing and communications director for the New Orleans Chamber of Commerce. Doubleday graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with a bachelor’s degree in journalism with an emphasis in public relations and a minor in communication studies. While in college, she gained pertinent public relations experience during internships with Gambel Communications, the American Diabetes Association and the Jefferson Chamber of Commerce. Doubleday is an active member of the New Orleans Chamber of Commerce and the Public Relations Association of Louisiana (PRAL).

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About The Ehrhardt Group

Founded in 1996, The Ehrhardt Group is a full-service corporate communications and marketing firm based in New Orleans. Representing industry leaders across the Gulf Coast, The Ehrhardt Group’s services include public, media and community relations, marketing, content creation, issues and crisis management, media training and research.