MJ Pedone, President & Founder of Indra Public Relations was recently selected as Top Public Relations Executive of the Year for 2020 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for her exceptional leadership skills and commitment to the industry.
Inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, longevity in the field, other affiliations and contributions to their communities. All honorees are invited to attend IAOTP’s Annual Award Gala at the end of this year for a night to honor their achievements. www.iaotp.com/award-gala
With over twenty-five years of professional experience, MJ has certainly proven herself as an accomplished professional and expert in Marketing, Branding and Public Relations. She is dynamic and passionate and is a results-driven leader who continues to demonstrate success with each and every one of her clients. Prior to serving in her current position as President & Founder of Indra Public Relations, MJ was the former partner & CEO of Pro Players Sports Marketing Group, Inc. in which she served over 10 years working with the NY Rangers, NY Knicks, NY Giants, NY Jets, NY Mets and NY Yankees, in which she still works with today.
MJ’s areas of expertise encompass a wide array of platforms. From grassroots to the multimedia level of communications, she provides business to business and business to client experiences for industries such as: Sports, Entertainment, Food & Beverage, Nonprofits, Celebrity, Lifestyle, Health & Wellness and Luxury. MJ’s mastery, professionalism and success are renowned within the PR industry.
Indra Public Relations, partners with brands both established and emerging to help them define and achieve their PR goals while sharing their story. Client’s needs are individually customized and they devise strategies that are engaging and interactive. Indra Public Relations executes top-tier PR campaigns, brand activations, high-profile events and implements innovative digital storytelling on a global level.
Aside from her successful career, MJ is a sought-after speaker and expert panelist. MJ is a host of her high-profile celebrity-entertainment podcast, Live with MJ! She is a ghostwriter for the Impact section of the Huffington Post and is a ghostwriter on behalf of her notable clientele. MJ has served as a contributing writer for the books, Media Magnetism and Motivational Speaker 101. MJ is the Celebrity & Lifestyle Editor of Social Lifestyle Magazine and Industry Rules as well as the Men’s Editor for the Hamptons based Social Life Magazine.
Furthermore, MJ serves as a Board Member for the nonprofit organizations Gotham Comedy and Steady Buckets Foundations. She is the Co-Founder of the Giving Carpet, a social and philanthropic video network that focuses exclusively on the charitable efforts of celebrities during high-profile, red carpet events and enables donors to virtually attend and donate funds from anywhere in the world.
Throughout her illustrious career, MJ has received awards, accolades and has been recognized worldwide for her dedication to her profession. The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) will be honoring MJ for her award this December at its Annual Awards Gala being held at the Plaza Hotel in New York City. For 2020 she is being considered for a feature article in TIP (Top Industry Professional) Magazine and also for the Empowered Woman of the Year Award. MJ is a member of the National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) and the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). She is one of the top female entrepreneurs to receive Puglia’s Award of Excellence for Public Relations & Nonprofits Leaders and also the Top Entrepreneur in Business Award. In addition to these merits, she received the Gotham Comedy Philanthropy Award and the Power Women In Business Hall of Fame Award.
The President of IAOTP, Stephanie Cirami stated, “Choosing MJ Pedone for this award was an easy decision for our panel to make. She is brilliant at what she does, trustworthy, innovative and has tremendous foresight. We are certain that MJ will be an amazing asset to our network of professionals. We are looking forward to honoring her at the Annual Awards Gala.”
Looking back, MJ attributes her success to her integrity, her perseverance and her unique perspective as a trusted Public Relations expert. When not working, she enjoys spending time with her son Adam, traveling and exploring new opportunities in life. For the future, MJ is committed to working with clients and brands both nationally and abroad to create successful opportunities, while leaving a positive impact on a world-wide audience.
The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) is an international boutique networking organization who handpicks the world’s finest, most prestigious top professionals from different industries. These top professionals are given an opportunity to collaborate, share their ideas, be keynote speakers and to help influence others in their fields. This organization is not a membership that anyone can join. You have to be asked by the President or be nominated by a distinguished honorary member after a brief interview.
IAOTP’s experts have given thousands of top prestigious professionals around the world, the recognition and credibility that they deserve and have helped in building their branding empires. IAOTP prides itself to be a one of a kind boutique networking organization that hand picks only the best of the best and creates a networking platform that connects and brings these top professionals together.
For more information about IAOTP please visit www.iaotp.com