Monday, February 15, 2010

Corder Philips Appoints Chandra as Account Coordinator

Corder Philips, a creative public relations and marketing firm, is
pleased to announce the hire of Shruti Chandra as account
coordinator. Before her hire, Chandra interned with Corder Philips in
the account services department. (Note to editor: for a photo of
Chandra, please visit

"Shruti flourished and exceeded our expectations during her
internship," said Burt Philips, managing director at Corder Philips.
"Her project management skills and high energy made her an exceptional
asset to our team. We are excited to see her take her development to
the next level."

In her new role, Chandra will assist in website development and
strategic planning for clients such as Childress Klein and American &
Efird. Chandra will also manage social media for the agency as well
as support various new business projects.

Prior to joining Corder Philips, Chandra most recently worked in
marketing communications at HeelHorn Partners, a venture capital firm
in Charlotte. Chandra also brings national marketing experience having
worked on brands including Kraft, Starbucks, Pfizer and Bristol-Myers
Squibb while a project manager at Addison Whitney in Charlotte.

An active member of the advertising industry community, Chandra serves
as secretary of Ad2 Charlotte, an organization of young media and
advertising professionals where she is currently involved in the
planning of the Charlotte 2010 ADDY Awards & Gala Show.

Chandra received her B.A. in psychology from the University of
Missouri and her MBA in marketing from University of North Carolina at

About Corder Philips

Founded in 1983, Corder Philips has assisted a broad range of clients
in supporting critical business and organization goals through
creative and targeted marketing programs. The firm offers a variety
of communications services tailored to its clients' needs including
research, planning, public relations, interactive, brand development,
and media.