Personnel note: CoreMessage promotes team members
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CoreMessage on Monday announced the promotion of Carrie Patrick to Senior Manager of Advocacy and Operations, and Brianna Shoaf to Account Manager.


Patrick has more than 16 years of experience in the communications, policy, legislative, state government and private industry arenas.

During her time at CoreMessage, Patrick has managed multiple state and federal public relation campaigns, leading multi-year efforts designed to influence public opinions and policies.

“Carrie is an extraordinary asset to our public relations team, and on many levels, to the continued success here at CoreMessage,” said Cory Tilley, the firm’s president and a former top communications aide to Gov. Jeb Bush.

Patrick has an undergraduate degree in communications, with a minor in political science, and a graduate degree in American Policy and Politics, both from Florida State University.


Before joining CoreMessage, Shoaf worked for a leading hospitality public relations firm and graduated magna cum laude from Florida State University with a certificate in the Principles of Public Relations from the Public Relations Society of America’s Universal Accreditation Board.

She “has shown exemplary professional growth during her time here at CoreMessage,” Tilley added. “Her forward-thinking public relations skillsets are a great asset to our client base.

“We are excited to see her continue to grow as a CoreMessage team member.”

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