Bridget Christner

Account Executive

Bridget Christner is Cork Tree Creative’s newest Associate. A former intern and recent graduate from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, she brings with her a passion for all things public relations and marketing. During her time in undergrad, Christner studied Applied Communication and gained valuable experience through both her academic and professional endeavors.

Along with acquiring agency experience through internships in the St. Louis region, Christner also spent three years as a college journalist. Her skill sets include copywriting, media relations, market research and project management. 

Christner’s passion for storytelling as well as her flexibility, deadline-driven personality and dedication to providing quality work for clients in industries ranging from corporate to nonprofit makes her well-equipped to handle any project that comes her way.

Among her accomplishments are:

  • Creating and presenting a volunteer program proposal for an assisted living community in the Metro East.
  • Working closely with area colleges and universities to promote an event campaign for a client.
  • Successfully pitching client news, press and event releases to publications in the St. Louis Metropolitan area as well as across the state of Missouri.
  • Developing engaging social media content for clients ranging from accounting, construction, wealth management, law and more.
  • Writing copy for technical blogs, newsletters, brochures and websites, incorporating keywords to enhance SEO.

Bridget’s Bucket List

  • Write a New York Time’s Bestseller
  • Road trip across the United States
  • Earn my Yoga Teacher Certification
  • Own 3 massive dogs
  • Be a positive influence in the lives of those around me

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