top of page

Celebrating Stellar Success: Former Ascendant Brand Manager Receives Prestigious PRSA Award

Updated: Sep 6, 2023

We are thrilled to share some exciting news about our talented former Brand Manager, Stella Galli, who has recently been recognized by the PRSA Foundation. Stella's exceptional dedication and contributions have earned her the prestigious Altschul Champions for PRSSA Outstanding Internship Award for 2023. This accomplishment reflects not only Stella's remarkable abilities but also the supportive and nurturing environment we foster here at Ascendant.

Stella's journey at Ascendant has been nothing short of remarkable, and we are immensely proud to see her accomplishments acknowledged on such a prestigious platform. Her outstanding performance as well as the environment for growth and success we foster at Ascendant caught the attention of the distinguished panel of professional judges responsible for evaluating candidates for the PRSA Foundation award. Among many impressive entries, Stella's submission stood out, reaffirming her commitment to excellence in the field of Public Relations and ours to support and teach growing professionals while serving our clients at the highest level.

During her time at Ascendant, Stella started as an intern Junior Brand Manager on our team. Her hard work and dedication alongside our environment for fostering growth led her to graduate into a full Brand Manager role where she was able to continue her work on a larger scale with more involvement. Throughout her time with Ascendant, Stella made a lasting impression on our team and clients. Her innovative ideas, strong work ethic, and exceptional communication skills made her an invaluable asset to our organization. Starting as a Junior Brand Manager, Stella dedicated her time to working alongside the seasoned professionals of Ascendant to learn and craft her skills. Her success is a testament to the opportunities we provide for growth and professional development within our company. We take great pride in nurturing and supporting talented individuals like Stella, and her achievements exemplify the caliber of individuals we attract and cultivate at Ascendant.

This past May, Stella graduated summa cum laude from The University of Delaware with a Bachelor of Arts in communication with a concentration in public relations and double minors in journalism and political communication. She was also awarded the UD 2023 Hal Kierce Memorial Award, which is presented to an outstanding Senior Communication/Public Relations major who, in the opinion of the faculty, has exhibited a commitment to professional excellence. Stella was the president of The University of Delaware’s PRSSA chapter, ie. the student let of PRSA. In her time on the executive board during her undergrad years, Stella sparked a love for Public Relations in so many students and was a trusted mentor and friend. Her remarkable ability to be so dedicated and successful in and out of the classroom is truly inspiring.

The PRSA Foundation plays a vital role in shaping the future of the Public Relations profession by preparing and supporting young adults like Stella. By recognizing their achievements and providing scholarships, the foundation empowers aspiring PR professionals to further their education and develop essential skills for success in the industry. Stella's recognition by the PRSA Foundation not only honors her exceptional abilities but also highlights the significance of the foundation's mission.

With this well-deserved recognition, Stella is poised to make a significant impact in the field of Public Relations, now working at Hunter PR in New York. We encourage her to continue to seize new opportunities to enhance her skills and knowledge. As a company, we are committed to supporting Stella's journey as she advances in her career, knowing that she will continue to achieve great things.

We invite you to join us in celebrating Stella's remarkable accomplishment. Stella's recognition not only honors her exceptional talent but also serves as a testament to the impact of passionate and driven individuals when gallowedto excel.

1,109 views0 comments


bottom of page