21 Jul Lambert, Edwards & Associates Expands Team with the Addition of Director of Business Development
Grand Rapids, Mich. – July 21, 2014 – Lambert, Edwards & Associates (LE&A), West Michigan’s top-ranked public relations agency and the state’s largest investor relations and public affairs firm, announced the addition of Chelsea Dubey as the firm’s director of business development.
Chelsea brings a decade of experience in communications, fundraising and business development to LE&A. In her new role, Chelsea will utilize her skills to continue to grow the firm’s global client base by strengthening current relationships and developing new opportunities.
Previously, Chelsea worked in various communications roles at the Federal Home Loan Bank of Indianapolis, Indianapolis Art Center, University Memphis Alumni Association and Memphis Law School before heading back home to Michigan in 2012. Mostly recently, Chelsea was coordinator of events and sponsorship at The Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and also served as the major gifts coordinator for WGVU Public Media at Grand Valley State University, where she secured the largest single gift in the station’s 40 year history. Additionally, she began her public relations career in Lansing as an intern at John Bailey & Associates while attending Michigan State University.
Chelsea is a proud Spartan and holds her bachelor’s degree in communication with a specialization in public relations from Michigan State University. She currently serves on the board of the Rotary Club of Grand Rapids, and is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals West Michigan Chapter and the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Grand Rapids. Additionally, Chelsea volunteers on the MSU Gran Fondo executive committee. She currently lives in Ada with her husband Jeff and their two sons.
About Lambert, Edwards & Associates
LE&A (www.lambert-edwards.com) is a top-10 Midwest-based PR firm and a top-20 investor relations firm nationally with clients based in 20 states and six countries. As Michigan’s only statewide PR firm – with offices in Grand Rapids, Lansing and Detroit – LE&A serves middle-market companies and national brands across a wide array of industries and is the state’s largest bipartisan public affairs firm. LE&A has posted 15 years of growth, been named PR Week and PRNews Small Firm of the Year, honored as an Edward Lowe “Michigan 50 Companies to Watch,” and earned Crain’s “Michigan’s Healthiest Employers” and “Coolest Places to Work” awards. LE&A is also a global partner in PROI Worldwide, the largest partnership of independent PR firms in the world spanning 120 cities on five continents. Follow us on Facebook and on Twitter @LambertEdwards.
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