R&J Public Relations, a full-service public relations firm based in Bridgewater, N.J., announces the addition of Matt Coppola to the agency as Account Coordinator. Coppola, who began his career with R&J as an intern in March 2011, will assume a supportive role in R&J’s account management team, contributing to both strategic planning and program execution for clients in the healthcare and consumer products markets.
“During his time as an intern, Matt provided the R&J team with exceptional work, boundless energy, self-motivation, and a desire to grow—all of which we look for in a team member,” said John Lonsdorf, President of R&J Public Relations. “We are confident that his commitment and enthusiasm will be invaluable to the agency and our clients. Matt is a terrific addition to the R&J team.”
Prior to joining R&J, Coppola worked as an account coordinator for ICC/Decision Services, a customer experience management company, where he provided public relations and marketing support. Coppola also completed an internship with the National Distance Running Hall of Fame, gaining valuable experience in media relations. Coppola graduated from Utica College in May 2010, earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations, with minors in both Journalism and Marketing.