Ashley Sams (@ayysams) is a consultant at PR 20/20. She joined the agency in of 2017 with a background in marketing, specifically for higher education and social media. Ashley is a 2015 graduate of the University of Mount Union where she earned a degree in marketing.
Whether it’s learning a new language or understanding a new industry, Ashley has always had a passion for discovering and mastering new topics. This is why working within the ever-evolving landscape of marketing is the perfect career path for her.
At PR 20/20, Ashley thrives in team environments where her creativity and imagination can run free. "I'm passionate about understanding my clients’ business needs and then building a strategy to help them succeed."
Ashley has a passion for exploring and spends much of her time outside of the office venturing to pockets of Cleveland or jetting off to an unfamiliar city, state or country. She loves the way traveling challenges her to adapt and embrace new perspectives.
Playing soccer from kindergarten through college has made Ashley a huge sports fan. She enjoys watching games with friends and a cold beer. In fact, her favorite day of the week is football Sunday, unless she’s in last place in her fantasy league.
Fact #2: While spending a semester studying abroad in San Sebastián, Spain, Ashley learned to surf and now considers herself an amateur surfer.
Fact #3: She hopes to one day get her private pilot’s license.
Ashley is a go-getter. "She dives into projects head first and never looks back. This makes her a valuable asset to the agency."
She is so curious. "I've never met someone so eager to learn about a range of different topics. She digs in to really understand new material. And, she's so much fun to have around; she's always laughing and trying new things. She brings a zest for life to the office!"
Ashley is extremely talented and organized. "She's a natural leader. She can jump into any project at any stage and immediately start adding value."
Ashley has a kind, uplifting spirit. "And as a teammate, she's got an awesome can-do attitude. She'll dive head-first into any project, get sh*t done, and do it well."
"She's positive. She takes initiative. She's intrinsically motivated. She's a team player. Plus, she's interesting. Ashley always has a good restaurant tip, weekend adventure, or ideas to get outside and around town ... she's a Cleveland ambassador!"