Sophie’s media savvy, fresh perspective and passion for communication ensure that Akrete delivers the best possible work to our clients. She has worked with clients in multiple industries, including workplace, commercial real estate, finance and non-profit, and she serves Akrete clients including Steelcase, Unispace, Skender, SIOR Chicago and Project Management Advisors (PMA).
Sophie has a keen eye for content creation, and is happy writing byline articles, press releases, and website and social media copy for our clients. She has been instrumental in multiple client projects at Akrete, including the production of a five-hour livestream executed in three cities, as well as the execution of a comprehensive media relations plan for the launch of a modular manufacturing business that garnered coverage in Fast Company and on NPR. Her client bylines have appeared in publications such as REJournals, Work Design, NAIOP Marketshare, Commercial Property Executive and many others.
A 2017 graduate of the Northwestern University Medill School of Journalism, Sophie has cultivated her writing, media relations and account management skills with her stellar mentors at Akrete and through her previous work experiences at Cincinnati Magazine and Bright Pink. Hailing from Dayton, Ohio, she credits her multi-tasking and customer/client service skills to working in her parents’ pizza restaurant. Outside of Akrete, Sophie enjoys cooking and baking for her friends, reading buzzy books, learning about astrology and practicing the bass guitar.