Jaime Hunt has been named director of public and media relations at Winston-Salem State University. An award-winning integrated marketing communications professional, Hunt brings extensive expertise to the position in online communications, marketing plan development, brand development, communications strategy, new media implementation, and media relations. Her work has earned 19 industry awards including the Platinum Hermes Creative Award for Best Internal Campaign from the Association of Marketing and Communications Professionals and the Teresa du Bois Exline Award for Best Practices in Communications and Marketing for Region V by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education.
“We are excited to have Jamie join our team,” said Chancellor Elwood Robinson. “She is a dynamic and accomplished professional with a tremendous skill set that will be instrumental in communicating the distinctive vision and mission of Winston-Salem State University.”
Hunt most recently served as director of web strategy and interactive media at Radford University. Previously, she served as news director and associate director of Integrated Marketing at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, public relations coordinator for Northwestern Health Sciences University in Bloomington, Minn., marketing coordinator/editor for CBE International, assistant editor for the Lakeshore Weekly News and publications manager for the Hiebel & Associates/Synergy Resource Group.
Hunt earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Minnesota and a master’s degree in integrated marketing from West Virginia University.