By: Kelly Womer, APR, ABC, Fellow PRSA

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Dec 12, 2016 | Press Releases

Linhart Public Relations Promotes Two Leaders, Adds New Associate

DENVER, Colo., Dec. 12, 2016 – Linhart Public Relations, a national communications firm based in Denver, has promoted two partners, while adding a new associate.

Kelly Womer, APR, ABC, Fellow PRSA, was promoted to senior vice president and partner. Womer, who was previously vice president and partner, focuses on employee communications, executive coaching, insights research and brand positioning. She also oversees several corporate clients and supports new business and client service efforts. Womer joined Linhart PR in 2009, with both agency and in-house communications experience.

Kelly Janhunen was promoted to vice president and partner. Janhunen, who was previously senior account director and partner, leads several of the firm’s consumer marketing and corporate clients, including Chipotle and UnitedHealthcare. She also guides the firm’s award-winning culture programs and supports new business development. Janhunen joined Linhart PR in 2003, and she serves on the board of the Colorado Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA).

Womer and Janhunen are two of the firm’s four partners, who also include Managing Partner Paul Raab, APR, and CFO Carri Clemens. Raab was named managing partner in July 2016 and is responsible for leading the firm’s strategic direction, client service capabilities, employee experience and business performance.

In addition to the promotions of Womer and Janhunen, Linhart PR hired Shannon Hughes as a new associate. Hughes was previously an intern, supporting various clients with research, media outreach, content development and results reporting. The firm also recently promoted Kelly Nash to account executive. She was previously an associate, and she supports both consumer and corporate clients with media and online communications strategies.

About Linhart Public Relations

Linhart Public Relations, a national communications firm based in Colorado, partners with forward-thinking organizations to achieve their business objectives through the power of strategic communications.

Key practice areas include consumer marketing, corporate communications, digital media, energy and utilities, financial and professional services, healthcare communications and employee engagement. Founded in 1996, Linhart PR is recognized as an award-winning firm for its client work and business results, including being named PR Week Boutique Agency of the Year and being featured regularly on Best Places to Work in Public Relations lists. For more information, visit or read the firm’s blog at

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