Leslie Bowlin, Founder, (PR)²
An entrepreneur by nature, Ms. Bowlin formed the first ever fashion-consulting company in Houston and was involved in numerous business ventures that took her from the industrial coatings industry to the coffee trade. Since then she has been a major force as a fundraiser and event coordinator for charities and organizations in Houston, including: The Houston Symphony, The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America and Hospice at Texas Medical Center. Ms. Bowlin has served as chair for many fundraising events, netting more that $3,000,000 in proceeds.
Jenny Podoloff, Client Services
Jenny Podoloff serves as ambassador/liaison for key clients at (PR)², interfacing with decision-makers to assess their needs and assist with business strategy, marketing and publicity.
She has a Bachelor of Journalism degree in Public Relations from The University of Texas at Austin; and a Master of Science degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice and a Master of Public Health - Health Management & Policy degree, both from Portland State University.
Suzan Tommaney, Creative Services
Suzan gets excited at the concept of making order out of chaos; finding the patterns and turning facts, concepts and data into something attractive, accurate and which communicates the message. She honed her writing skills at The University of Houston, working as a writer/reporter/webmaster, before serving for 16 years at St. Martin's Episcopal Church as Director of Communications. She views challenging projects as a "puzzle to solve" and never loses sight of her over-arching goal, which is to do everything with excellence.
Ami Almquist, Finance
With almost 10 years of experience at (PR)², Ami Almquist understands the business side of marketing and publicity, and runs a tight ship in the finance office. She's talented, creative, and a genius with numbers.