McGee Named Public Relations Assistant at Right Angle02-May-2016
LAFAYETTE, LA – A position at Right Angle is helping UL Lafayette student A.J. McGee pursue his passion: a career in public relations. He has been hired as a public relations assistant after completing an internship at the downtown firm.
The 21-year-old New Orleans native is involved in almost every aspect of the Right Angle’s operation. He researches potential clients, contributes to creative decisions about advertising campaigns and distribution channels, and drafts press releases and social media posts.
Cheryl Taylor Bowie, Right Angle’s owner, said McGee’s “curiosity, creativity, and maturity make him a great addition.”
McGee is a junior at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette majoring in public relations with a minor in French. He is president of UL Lafayette’s chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America and incoming chair of the university’s Honors Program Executive Board, a student committee that takes a leading role in planning Honors programs, workshops, and trips.
As a community volunteer, he is helping to organize TEDxVermilionStreet, a locally produced speaker series. He has also completed an internship with Downtown Lafayette Unlimited and volunteered at area festivals.
Right Angle, founded in 1987, is a full-service creative agency. Its signature service, Dimensional Branding™, is a comprehensive approach to branding, marketing, public relations and advertising. Right Angle connects with all media, including online and traditional print, radio, and television. Additionally, Right Angle offers web design and development, search engine optimization, and social media planning and management.