All things are difficult before they are easy. —Thomas Fuller
Olivia joined Metropolitan Group in 2012 working in both client services and new business development. She has a passion for strategic communication and experience in global public relations and social media marketing.
Olivia brings a comprehensive and integrated approach to her work as a director at Metropolitan Group. Highly organized with superior attention to detail, Olivia manages and coordinates a variety of projects and client initiatives. She has worked with community-based nonprofits, foundations, research institutions, educational institutions, and grassroots groups to distill their values, value and voice through MG’s brand development process. Her interest in formative and qualitative research has also led to her involvement in many focus group and work session intensives.
Before joining MG, Olivia was a Praktikantin at F&H Porter Novelli in Munich, Germany, a top international public relations agency. She assisted the technology-focused PR team with public relations, event planning, and branding initiatives for clients such as LG Electronics Deutschland, Hitachi GST, Logitech, and Renesas Mobile. As part of the social media team, Olivia wrote blog posts that were featured on the company’s Digital Beat website.
In her spare time, Olivia writes and records music and sings in the band “Wadhams & Huston Featuring Olivia Stone” that performs at small venues around Oregon. She has a passion for jazz music, and proudly supports local Portland musical artists.
Take a look at Olivia’s articles, appearances and examples of work below.