Monica Rossa, President
Monica is a multi award-winning public relations leader. She was born into an entrepreneurial family and raised in the fast-paced agency world. Monica is regarded in the industry for her fearless approach to new challenges, ability to develop talent and knack for finding strategic connections that lead to business growth.
She shares her experience with students at Western University where she guest lectures in the graduate and undergraduate programs and Conestoga College where she teaches Business Principles and Public Relations for Marketers.
Monica earned a MSc. from New York University, a Bachelor of Arts and Certificate in Digital Communications: Social Media & Virtual Worlds from the University of Western Ontario, and a Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits from London’s Wine & Spirit Education Trust.
In her leisure time Monica is learning Ukrainian, singing in the Vesnivka choir and serving as co-president of the NYU Alumni Club in Toronto.
Courteney Palmer, Coordinator
Since graduating from the University of Ottawa, Courteney has been strategically positioning herself as an up and coming public relations and marketing professional. Right now, she is learning more about the lifestyle, luxury and events space while under contract with Rossa PR.
Courteney has completed two public relations internships that have equipped her with invaluable experience working in the communications industry and a knowledge of the Canadian media landscape.
In her free time she advocates for mental health and writes about fashion, beauty, and lifestyle for online publication Style Democracy. She is excited to join the team at Rossa PR.