PLA Media, is proud to announce the promotion of Senior Publicist, Mark Logsdon, to Exec. Director of Marketing/Public Relations. Publicist/Marketing Account Representative, Brittney Wilkerson, has also been promoted to Senior Publicist/Marketing Exec.
“I am delighted to start off 2018 with the announcement of the promotion of both Mark Logsdon and Brittney Wilkerson. We are very blessed that 2017 was a banner year for us boasting much success and national coverage for our clients as well as recognition for PLA Media. Our long tradition of excellence and innovation ensures that we will continue to beat the odds in a very competitive business climate,” says PLA President, Pam Lewis.
About Mark Logsdon
Mark Logsdon, a native of Leitchfield, KY, joined PLA Media as a Publicity Coordinator in July of 2007. Before PLA Media, this Summa Cum Laude graduate of Middle Tennessee State University gained experience at Sony/BMG, RLM/Mission Management and The Atlantis Music Conference. Throughout the last decade at PLA, Mark has risen from Publicity Coordinator, Publicity & Marketing Account Executive, Senior Publicist & Marketing Executive to Executive Director. His unwavering efforts and passion for his clients has opened the doors for PLA Media to expand beyond artist and talent representation into the tourism, festival business and community outreach and development. Logsdon currently serves as the PR representative for the following: Tina Turner Museum, Johnny Cash Museum, Patsy Cline Museum, upcoming Merle Haggard Museum, Merle’s Meat + 3, Skull’s Rainbow Room, Nudie’s Honky Tonk, West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center, Warner/Chappell Production Music, The Americana Music Triangle, RCA Studio A, 2017 Trop Rock Music Award Winner and co-writer of Diamond hit “Cruise” Jesse Rice, NASCAR All American, USAC Series & VRA race car driver, author and country artist Tyler Williams and celebrated “Shuffle Country” Canadian bred trio Beyond The Sun. During his tenure, he was often seen alongside the trailblazing TV and Country Icon Lynn Anderson whom he represented for the last eight years of her life. In addition, he’s directed PR for Buddy Lee Attractions, Classic Rockers Brownsville Station, Chase Rice, Deborah Allen, Style Network’s Donnie Brown, YouTube Sensation Jessica Frech, Mark Chesnutt, Razzy Bailey, Mrs. Tennessee and many others. Logsdon also saw his own “15 minutes of Fame” when he won the former CMT game show “The Singing Bee” in 2009 hosted by Melissa Peterman.
About Brittney Wilkerson
Brittney Wilkerson, a native of Headland, AL, is a graduate from Troy University with a bachelor’s degree from the School of Communication and Fine Arts with a concentration in Marketing and Music Industry. During her tenure at Troy, she headed the marketing team for Ilium Records, LLC. and was responsible for executing multiple successful southern regional tours. Wilkerson led marketing for numerous concerts, album release parties and special events hosted by John M. Long School of Music and the National Band Association Hall of Fame of Distinguished Band Conductors. Since she joined PLA’s team in 2013, Brittney has spearheaded multiple campaigns for Grammy nominated projects. She has expanded PLA’s primarily country roster by specializing in Americana/Alt Rock clientele.
The rest of PLA’s team consists of Publicity and Social Media Coordinator, Allie Phillips; award-winning Graphic Designer, Matt Williams; Bookkeeper/Accountant, Judi Larue and President/Founder, Pam Lewis. More information about PLA can be found by visiting their website, www.plamedia.com.