Jessica Ciccone, PR Account Executive, The Castle Group

Jessica Ciccone joined Castle in October 2010 as an Senior Account Executive.  She has a various client base of universities, banks, law firms, medical tech start-ups and insurance groups. With a background that varies from broadcast news to non profit work, Jessica brings a journalistic story telling approach to her client work at Castle. As the public relations director for an international advocacy group, Jessica found great stories through the passion of its members.  During her tenure, the group gained international exposure with interviews on CNN and NPR, coverage in national and foreign press, and a following in social media. Originally from St. Louis, Jessica earned a Bachelor’s of Journalism from the Missouri School of Journalism.  After college, Jessica worked as a broadcast news producer in Missouri, New Hampshire and Boston.  Her public relations profession started with work for non profit organizations in the Chicago and Boston areas.     Throughout her life Jessica has devoted much of her time to her community.  She has served as publicity chair for the American Cancer Society’s local Relay For Life and founded the associate board for Goldie’s Place, an organization that provides employment services for the homeless.  As a resident of the vibrant South Boston community she has spent time working on state representative campaigns and currently volunteers for the South Boston Neighborhood House and United Way.