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Jill Morris | Elance
Last Sign-in: Sep 26, 2015

Jill Morris

PR, Copywriting, and Marketing Professional
   United States
  |   Durham, NC
  |  2:08 pm Local Time


Minimum Hourly Rate $75

With close to 20 years PR experience I have managed PR campaigns in the entertainment industry, nonprofit and corportate sectors, and the Federal government. My campaigns have landed my clients in local and national publications, on syndicated radio shows, news networks, and even landed a client coverage on the White House's website!

I also have expertise in copy writing specializing in web content, press releases, bio sketches, and articles. I am creative and I don't think in terms of boxes. I can strategize outside of a box, inside...

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Jul 18, 2013|Public Relations Consulting|$250|Completed
Jun 22, 2011|Public Relations Consulting|$5,000|Completed

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Essence Power Couple, Best Sellers, Bloggers
Riche Holmes Grant, Esq., Education Advocate
Girls on the Run of Northern Virginia 5K
Actor Jade Yorker
Jill Morris formed strategic partnership between Girls on the Run of Northern Virginia...
Jill Morris provided Press Conference management at the National Press Club
Jill Morris developed Web Content (BIO and Fact Sheet) and Media Training
Jill Morris provided Media Relations - Event covered by WUSA 9 News
Wrote press release for Media Mogul Kato Hammond's first book, "Take Me Out to the...
Provided a cost-effective press kit for Interior Designer, Sherry Burton Ways, for the...
Created campaign for concept to completion for client, Southeastern Community &...
Wrote official press statement and managed media on behalf of my client, Four-County...
Wrote official press statement and managed media on behalf of my client, Southeastern...
Wrote press release and managed media for GirlTrek's 2013 campaign on the National...
Wrote press release and managed book signing event for client, Angela G. Solomon,...
Wrote press release and managed press inquiries for client, Sherry Burton Ways, for her...
Wrote 30 press release and managed press for a 30-city tour for client, 1911 United,...
Created sponsorship package for client, 1911 United, 30-City Bus Tour.

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Public Relations
Public Relations Skill Test
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Event Planning
Project Management
Social Media Marketing
Customer Service
Report Writing
Business Writing

Service Description

Media Relations.

Working with the media is the heartbeat of every external communications program. When our client needs to get the word out about their new music project or charity event, JMPR relies heavily on our extensive database of broadcast, print, online, and social media contacts that span various industries. Our media connections coupled with our persistence ensures that our clients%u2019 story gets noticed. We provide media relations that can range from proactive research and issues response, to tracking and pitching coverage opportunities, to developing media kits and online press rooms, to writing and distributing a single press release. Our media relations services are limitless.


So you%u2019ve written your first book on a subject that you spent thousands of dollars acquiring knowledge. The graphic designer made the front cover pop, you%u2019ve received the best quotes from the surgeon general personally, and the distributor has informed you that your book is now available on the most popular online publication sites. After a week, then a month, and then three months%u2026.only your family have purchased your book. What happens to your hefty investment? At JMPR, our ears are always at the pavement waiting to jump on an opportunity to publicize our client%u2019s products and/or services. Our strategies aren%u2019t limited to media calendars, public appearances, or creating and pitching angles. Nope. We%u2019re always in...

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J. Morris Public Relations
Principal Owner
2007 - Present
J. Morris Public Relations, LLC (JMPR) provides public relations and marketing services to nonprofits and community-based organizations, offering the following services, but not limited to,...
Administration for Children and Families
Program Manager
2001 - 2010
Federal contractor providing management and oversight of the agency’s Refugee Family Enrichment Program which include, but are not limited to facilitating program requirements to grantees by...
The TLPJ Foundation
Communications Coordinator
2000 - 2001
Duties include, but are not limited to developing and managing outreach awareness and branding projects targeting public-interest law students; analyzing and evaluating costs spent on outside...
The Kennedy Foundation
Special Assistant
1999 - 2000
Served as Special Assistant to the Honorable Eunice Kennedy Shriver. Duties include, but are not limited to directing and managing all day-to-day operations of the office of the Honorable Eunice...


Bowie State University
Bachelor of Science-Public Relations
Trinity College
Master of Science - Organizational Management
- 2005
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Member Since
May 2011
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