VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Meridian Group, a full service marketing communications firm, and their interactive division, Launch Interactive, recently promoted Jordan Barnes to social media
specialist. In her new role, Barnes will execute social media tactics for a number of agency
accounts with core responsibilities of developing, maintaining and monitoring social media
content with a focus on increasing page views, “likes” and expressions for each designated
“Jordan’s background as a public relations assistant affords her great insight on the inner
workings of agency and client needs, and her skill set translates well in her new role,” said Elizabeth Lester, president of Launch Interactive.
Before her transition to social media, Barnes worked with Meridian Group’s public relations
team to help progress media efforts for client accounts as well as provide government outreach
and blog content development.
Barnes graduated from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Va. with a degree in communication.
About Meridian Group and Launch Interactive
Meridian Group is a full-service marketing communications firm that specializes in building top brands through a patented Why Process™ and integrated marketing programs. Headquartered in Virginia Beach, the agency has served more than 225 clients including STIHL Inc., Wounded Warrior Project, Cox Communications Hampton Roads, Disney Imagineering, and the Virginia Zoo. For more information, visit www.themeridiangroup.com.
Launch Interactive, a division of Meridian Group, is an interactive marketing firm that specializes
in building branded user experiences on the Internet for businesses. Launch builds engaging,
results oriented websites, landing pages, email-marketing programs, online advertising
campaigns, search engine-marketing strategies and social marketing programs that help its
clients meet their business goals. For more information, visit launchint.com.