William Mills Agency Expands Talent Pool to Keep Pace with Growth

By William Mills Agency October 22, 2018

New Hires

ATLANTA, Oct. 22, 2018 – William Mills Agency, the largest independent public relations and marketing firm specializing in the financial industry, announced today that it has expanded its account services staff. The new additions include Sidney Holland as Marketing Associate, Maggie Wise and Sean McCormick as Account Coordinators and Haley Iacuele as Marketing Coordinator. Augusta Bauknight, who joined the agency in May 2017, has recently been promoted to an Account Associate.

Before joining the agency, Sidney Holland previously held the marketing director & client relations manager position at Camp Westminster. She brings a broad range of experience with digital marketing, content creation, client management and organizational skills to her role as Marketing Associate. Holland holds a bachelor’s degree in communications and journalism from Texas A&M University.

Maggie Wise is a great team-player and brings work experience from her previous job at the Auburn University Office of Marketing and Communications where she was responsible for executing the university’s public relations efforts in both digital and print format. Wise earned a bachelor’s degree in public relations from Auburn University.

Prior to signing on with William Mills Agency, Sean McCormick worked as a public relations assistant for Georgia Southern University’s Auxiliary Services department where he preserved communication between the university and the student body. He also assisted with outward facing messaging from the university. Sean is an extremely competent communicator and is driven to succeed by helping his clients reach their strategic objectives. He graduated from Georgia Southern University with a bachelor’s degree in public relations with a minor in marketing.

Haley Iacuele previously worked at Screamfree, Inc. supporting content and email marketing efforts. Iacuele is a goal-oriented, creative thinker who excels at seeing the big picture. She holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing with a digital emphasis and a minor in communication studies from the University of Georgia.

Holland, Wise, McCormick and Iacuele were hired in May 2018.

Augusta Bauknight began with William Mills Agency in May 2017 as an Account Coordinator and was recently promoted to Account Associate where she drives media relations programs for agency clients and actively collaborates with account team members on client and agency public relations initiatives. Bauknight graduated from the University of South Carolina with a bachelor’s degree in public relations.

 “As we continue to add new clients, it is imperative that we have a high-caliber staff in place that can exceed client expectations,” said Scott Mills, president, William Mills Agency. “Sidney, Maggie, Sean, Haley and Augusta bring their experience and fresh ideas to serve our marketing and public relations clients and we are happy to welcome them to the agency.”

About William Mills Agency
Founded in 1977, the Atlanta-based company has established its reputation in the industry through successful execution of media relations, marketing services and crisis communications campaigns for hundreds of companies ranging in size from entrepreneurial start-ups to large, publicly traded corporations throughout North America, Europe and India. For more information, please visit www.williammills.com.


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