Cohoes, NY-based Mohawk continues to grow its business worldwide and has named Diane O’Connor to the newly created position of Director of Public Relations. In the new position, O’Connor will oversee the company’s public relations initiatives, including internal and external communications, and will report to Bart Robinson, Mohawk’s Vice President, Marketing.
“As Mohawk continues to innovate, we’re committed to building strategic partnerships and communicating new and exciting products and services to various audiences. Diane’s public relations and marketing experience will be an asset as we create new opportunities and evolve the way in which we communicate with press, and with our partners in the paper, printing, digital, design, and photo industries,” says Robinson.
O’Connor has nearly 20 years of experience in public relations, marketing and communications. She began her career in journalism at CBS News in New York City and most recently held the position of Marketing Communications Manager at PrimaLoft, where she managed the company’s marketing and public relations programs. O’Connor is a graduate of the State University of New York at Oneonta, and serves on the board of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), Capital Region Chapter.