PRESS RELEASE: New Hire Introduced at Downtown Jonesboro Association
JONESBORO, AR | March 9, 2016 – Downtown Jonesboro Association welcomed its new hire to the office this week, Autumn Wilder, as the Director of Events.
A 2014 graduate at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway, Wilder has a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Public Relations that provide her with the skills and knowledge for her latest position. Alongside her education, Wilder has five years of diverse experience in recruiting, negotiating and event planning with past work in organizations including Lexicon, Inc., Whiting Systems, Inc. and Junior Beaux Arts cotillion.
Wilder is new to the Jonesboro area and said she is eager to establish herself as an active participant in the town that has warmly welcomed her. Her position as the DJA Director of Events will allow her to do that as she will plan and implement year-round events throughout Downtown such as the award winning events Alive After Five, Pack Pride Weekends, Mingle & Jingle, Downtown Gives Back, and more. “I am very enthusiastic about joining the Downtown Jonesboro Association as the new Director of Events”, said Wilder. “I look forward to this incredible opportunity to grow Downtown as the place to be for vibrant events and furthering the growth of our local Main Street program.”