Raschanda L. Hall, has been promoted to the position of global media relations manager at Business Wire. Hall has been with Business Wire for more than nine years in various media relations positions.
In her new role, Hall will lead the largest worldwide media relations team in the wire industry, leveraging their relationships with external audiences and influencers. Hall’s focus will be on strategies to further establish and expand Business Wire’s media reach and advantage to both traditional and social media audiences.
Hall works closely with journalism organizations and has served on the boards of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ), the Black Public Relations Society of Chicago and The Publicity Club of Chicago. She has been a sought after speaker and panel moderator on topics such as media relations best practices and social media tools for communicators.
Prior to joining Business Wire, she worked as a field producer and studio crew supervisor for Fox and WB affiliates in San Antonio, TX. Hall earned her bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications from Dillard University in New Orleans, LA.