Lambert, Edwards & Associates, a public relations agency, has expanded its Detroit and Lansing teams with the addition of Tracey Shavers Jr. as a senior associate and Binh Brenda Duong as an associate.
Shavers will be responsible for event planning, media relations strategy ,and account management across the firm’s diverse portfolio. Previously, she worked at MotorCity Casino Hotel where she was responsible for executing the entertainment destination’s media relations and publicity.
Over the course of her career, Shavers, of Dearborn, worked in various sectors including: banking, hospitality, automotive, government, non-profit, technology, retail, and regulated gaming.
Shavers holds a bachelor’s in public relations from Wayne State University and is pursuing a master’s in integrated marketing communications from Eastern Michigan University.
Duong has served as an intern in the Lansing LE&A office before she was hired as an associate. Her day-to-day work includes media relations support through press release development and outreach. Duong also handles community outreach campaigns and social media content for clients in the educational and consumer services sectors. Prior to her internship, Duong, of East Lansing, served on the executive board of the Asian Pacific American Student Organization.
Duong holds a bachelor’s in communication and specialization in public relations from Michigan State University.