CQ Roll Call Announces Sujata Mitra as Director of Marketing Communications
Washington, DC (December 21, 2012) – CQ Roll Call, an Economist Group business, announced today that Sujata Mitra has been named Director of Marketing Communications, reporting to Valerie Voci, Vice President, of Marketing. Prior to moving into this position, Mitra served as Manager of Media Relations.
“In the 2 years that Sujata has been the Media Relations Manager, she re-established CQ Roll Call editorial as go-to-source for major national and local news shows and successfully tripled our media exposure.” said Voci. “Earlier this year, Sujata took on added responsibility for the marketing department and the CQ Roll Call brand, and her experience in both sides of media – from being an award wining producer to her work at national public relations agencies makes her a perfect fit for this role.”
Mitra came to CQ Roll Call in 2010 from the public relations firm, Allison & Partners. Before Allison & Partners, Sujata worked at Dan Klores Communications in New York City, representing high profile media clients such as The Dr. Oz Show, Rainbow Media, and The Golf Channel. Before working in public relations. Ms. Mitra spent 7 years in national and local news. She spent 6 years at WPIX-TV where she won an Emmy award for the station’s coverage of the one-year anniversary of 9-11 and earned a second Emmy nomination.
"Sujata has been instrumental in raising our brand visibility in the media," said Susan Benkelman, Editorial Director, CQ Roll Call. "Her work over the last two years has helped showcase our newsroom’s talent and maintain our position as the go-to authority for news and insight on Congress.”
“I am thrilled to be taking on this new role,” said Mitra. “Working for such a reputable brand as CQ Roll Call these past two years has been an amazing experience, and I look forward to working with Valerie and the team as CQ Roll Call expands into new markets.”
In her new role, Mitra will continue to lead media and public relations efforts, while directing the company’s thought leadership, social media strategy, as well as work directly with Voci on overall brand marketing.
For media inquiries, please contact Valerie Voci, Vice President, Marketing at 202 650 6885 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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