The P&A Team
Think of Pickett & Associates as your outsourced public relations and marketing department. It’s a cost-effective approach to strategic communications plans and implementation, to website development and the time-consuming tactics of social media implementation. We work closely with CEOs and CMOs to establish and deliver messaging through numerous platforms that resonate with customers, clients and donors.
This is one “agency” that doesn’t believe in cubicles, florescent lights or 9 to 5 with an hour for lunch. Our talented group of consultants gather when and where you need them to provide well-honed expertise.
Patricia aka Pat/Patti/Patti Jo/Grandma Woo is a native Hoosier and Butler Bulldog. A former reporter, editor & publisher, she's been a PR pro for the last 15 years, launching P&A in 2010. She's grandma to 5 amazing grandchildren who are practically perfect in every way and married to the love of her life.
Kate is a small business owner and freelancer. With one foot in the world of client relations and the other firmly planted in the backend of running a business, she has always loved to dip from a smorgasbord of variety. Kate adores great food and her friends say that she's the best person to enjoy a great meal with. Kate has three kids, no pets, and owns lots of books that she has yet to read.
Angie is a stay-at-home graphic designer with over 20 years experience. She's assisted with launching new brands, creating logos, designing newsletters, brochures, ads, magazines and more. She loves working with clients to see their vision take life through design. When not attached to her iMac, Angie loves camping, hiking, and exploring the country with her husband and 3 kids, Ella, Lucas, and Abigail.
Amber loves working with small businesses and helping them create a backlog of high-quality photos for their websites and social media accounts. She has taken photos for boutiques, chiropractors, real estate agents, cleaning companies, colorists, and symphonies. Helping businesses look current and fresh on their platforms is her goal and she always has fun along the way.
Jenny is passionate about helping clients shine in strategic and engaging ways, while moving “the needle” on overall business goals. Her all-star account management skills and the ability to keep all the ducks in a row on projects has lovingly coined her ‘Den Mother’ from a long-term P & A client. She’s a total SEO and analytics nerd and gets giddy when it’s month end reporting time. She has a knack for earned media placements and a great love for highlighting small business. When not kicking butt and taking names for P & A, you can find her cheering on her two kiddos or football coaching hubby, nose deep in a good book, blogging or sipping an iced Chai at one of her favorite local coffee shops.
Emily Bennett provides strategic digital marketing to clients ranging from the technology industry to
Wes uses his 25+ years of digital marketing experience to help clients grow their business by designing and developing engaging websites, as well as help drive more leads with a variety of digital marketing strategies, including SEO and Google Ads. He enjoys playing card and board games with his family
Kat loves creating beautiful designs for clients. With a background in fine art and illustration, she brings her artist sensibilities to every project—big and small. With her husband and two sons she shares a love of astronomy, nerd culture, and animals. In her spare time, she enjoys crocheting, playing music, working crosswords and playing D&D with friends.
Jillian is the owner of Blue Iris Marketing where she helps grow Indiana-based small businesses by expanding their footprint in the online world. Her role with P&A is designing and developing websites for our clients. Jillian is a unique marketer in that she is sharp, direct and concise. She likes to cut to the chase, but anyone that knows her will tell you she’s full of surprises. In her spare time, Jillian studies science, astronomy, genealogy, and psychology. She also enjoys wineries, breweries, belly laughs, cuddling with her pup, camping, music, nature, and being an aunt.
Rose is a freelance consultant specializing in writing and the social media aspect of communications strategy. She also teaches yoga part time, specializing in postpartum and motherhood. In her spare time, she enjoys stomping through the woods with her kids, staring down piles of laundry with her laser eyes until they fold themselves, reading, playing music, and whipping up concoctions as a kitchen witch.
Emily is a marketing strategist and owner of Evergreen Strategic Communications. Her passion lies with helping clients raise their digital presence through social media, email and website marketing. Her experience in the nonprofit and higher education industries has given her the skillset to figure out any challenge you throw at her. In her free time, you can find Emily on a paddleboard with her pup, practicing yoga, and coming up with new recipes from her garden’s harvest.
Emily Heck, MBA
Chris has been creating commercial and editorial images for over 25 years. You have seen his photos all over Indiana and didn’t even know it. He lives in downtown Indy with his wife, Jenn and loves walking his dog, George--usually followed by a Negroni.