Strictly Business

Marissa Jacobs Honored By LI Business News

Marissa Jacobs, a senior account executive for WordHampton, was honored with the 30 Under 30 Award from Long Island Business News at an awards dinner on Thursday, September 13.

The 30 Under 30 awards honor the bright and dynamic young professionals who are under the age of 30, who contribute to the Long Island community through public service and who have made significant strides in business.

Jacobs joined the WordHampton team in 2013. Combining creativity, a clear understanding of media, and a strong work ethic, Jacobs has landed a diverse list of placements through various outlets including Time Out New York, Newsday, News 12 Long Island, Hamptons Magazine, Spectrum News NY1, and Verizon FiOS.

Her past and present clients include Lessing’s Hospitality Group,
the Writing Instruments Manufacturers Association, the George Martin Restaurant Group, Edible Communications, and many more.

A graduate of St. John’s University, Jacobs earned a Bachelor of Science degree in communications, with an emphasis in public relations and a minor in event management.

Long Island Business News is Long Island’s publication devoted to local commerce and has been the premier source of news and data on business, economic trends, and the region’s robust entrepreneurial sector for more than 50 years.

WordHampton Public Relations, established in 1992, is an award-winning agency based in East Hampton representing signature hospitality, real estate, and lifestyle businesses throughout the metropolitan area. Its mission is to build client reputations and revenues. This is done through strategic and creative thinking, deep media relationships, social media savvy, and client partnering.

For more information, contact WordHampton Public Relations at 631-329-0500 or visit www.wordhampton.com.

Compiled by Rick Murphy
rmurphy@indyeastend.com