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Lauren K. Gray
Works at Fairfield County Young Democrats
Attended Western Carolina University
Lives in Stamford, CT
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Whether you’re currently unemployed and looking for a new job or currently at a job looking to switch, job hunting overall can be a pretty daunting task. “Job hunting is a job in itself” is something you often here. These three new startups are changing…
Whether you're currently unemployed and looking for a new job or currently at a job looking to switch, job hunting overall can be a pretty daunting task. "Job hunting is a job in itself" is somethi...
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I don’t really make new year’s resolutions anymore as I want and need to stay focused on the big picture this year. Many things will change and happen throughout this year, and I feel more ready than ever to take them on. Thank you to Jessica Lawlor for…
I don't really make new year's resolutions anymore as I want and need to stay focused on the big picture this year. Many things will change and happen throughout this year, and I feel more ready th...
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5 Links I Loved This Week

When I find great posts, I just have to share them so others can learn from them too. 1. 5 Reasons Why I Vote (And You Should Too) by Lena Dunham Let me just start by saying I love Lena Dunham and I’m obsessed with her. She’s a very strong woman and I…
When I find great posts, I just have to share them so others can learn from them too. 1. 5 Reasons Why I Vote (And You Should Too) by Lena Dunham Let me just start by saying I love Lena Dunham and ...
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If you're going to #PRSAICON, make sure you attend our sessions on Monday!
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As today is Suicide Awareness Day, and it’s one I fear doesn’t always get enough attention and it seems taboo (to some) to talk about suicide, depression and mental health. Everyone has their own story, so choose your words wisely as you never know what…
As today is Suicide Awareness Day, and it's one I fear doesn't always get enough attention and it seems taboo (to some) to talk about suicide, depression and mental health. Everyone has their own s...
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Booooo.
In new Gallup research, less than half of full-time employees say they work a standard 40-hour week.
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So terrible. It was horrible to watch on Twitter, I can't imagine actually being there.
 
From Ferguson to Fergustan

After the shooting of an unarmed black teenager by police in the US state of Missouri, and the violence that followed, questions have arisen about the police reaction.

On social media, the debate continues about how a US town became a "war zone" after the police shooting of Michael Brown.

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A lot of things and decisions I’ve made in my life have revolved around someone else. Choosing to go to WCU because my high school boyfriend/first true love wanted me to (huge mistake, do not do this), trying to rush a sorority because that’s what “I’m…
A lot of things and decisions I've made in my life have revolved around someone else. Choosing to go to WCU because my high school boyfriend/first true love wanted me to (huge mistake, do not do th...
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Yes I understand the title is a bit dramatic, but my mind has been blown while ordering my coffee this morning! The barista and I know each other well (we see each other almost every day) and he said “the usual?” and I said “yes! I need a lot of caffeine…
Yes I understand the title is a bit dramatic, but my mind has been blown while ordering my coffee this morning! The barista and I know each other well (we see each other almost every day) and he sa...
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Did you know that caffeine is also one of many alkaloids that serve to provide the host plant defense against herbivore insects? 
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I don’t know about you, but when I’m having a rough week or need a pep talk I can always find some inspiration in my Twitter feed and email subscriptions. I came across these three posts that were just too good not to share. Read them and I hope you feel…
I don't know about you, but when I'm having a rough week or need a pep talk I can always find some inspiration in my Twitter feed and email subscriptions. I came across these three posts that were ...
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This Hangout On Air is hosted by Lauren K. Gray. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
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Ethics: Lessons Learned in the Workplace Hangout
Thu, September 11, 2014, 9:06 PM
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Thanks +Kirk Hazlett, APR, Fellow PRSA!! Wish you could have made it.
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Is that Ferguson, Missouri or Iraq? Photos unmask the militarization of America's police: http://on.mash.to/VmMlEO
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Occupation
PR and Marketing Professional
Skills
community management, public relations and digital marketing
Employment
  • Fairfield County Young Democrats
    Vice President, 2014 - present
  • PRSA New Professionals
    Blog Co-Chair, 2014 - present
  • PRSSA
    Immediate Past President, 2013 - present
  • PRSSA National
    National President, 2012 - 2014
  • Finn Partners
    Junior Associate in Digital, 2013 - 2014
  • PRSSA National
    Vice President of Public Relations, 2011 - 2012
  • WCU Digital Marketing
    Digital Marketing Intern / Community Manager, 2009 - 2012
  • Trevelino Keller
    Consumer PR Intern, 2012 - 2012
  • Bad Rhino Inc.
    Marketing Intern, 2012 - 2012
  • Social Fresh
    Editorial Assistant, 2011 - 2012
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Currently
Stamford, CT
Previously
Atlanta, GA - Cullowhee, NC - Lexington, NC - Charlotte, NC
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Southerner making my way up in Connecticut with sass and inspiration.
Introduction
Hello! I'm Lauren. I work in digital public relations and marketing.


Tweet me @laurenkgray!
You can visit my website: laurenkgray.com


Education
  • Western Carolina University
    Public Relations, Marketing, 2007 - 2012
  • Gray Stone Day School
    2003 - 2007
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Female
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In a relationship
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