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N. BETHESDA, Md. (June 14, 2017) — Van Eperen, an integrated communications agency specializing in public relations, marketing, social media, and digital strategy and advertising, today announced that Zach Deshaies has joined the firm as Communications Specialist I / Multi-Media Specialist.

Deshaies will be based in Van Eperen’s North Bethesda office where he will assist with media relations, digital and social media, and graphic design on a variety of national and regional accounts.

“We are excited to have Zach join our team,” said CEO Laura Van Eperen. “His experience in the transportation sector, along with his creativity, work ethic and attitude impressed us, which led to our decision to bring him on as a full-time member of the Van Eperen team. We look for high-achieving employees who bring the right mix of enthusiasm along with the ability to deliver exceptional results for our clients.”

As a recent graduate from the University of Maryland, College Park, Zach brings fresh ideas and the latest in the industry to further the direction of the company. While earning his bachelor’s degree, he gained a great deal of experience with graphic design, social media generation and analytics, and writing for new and traditional media. These skills along with his Hootsuite and Google Analytics certifications will add to Van Eperen’s already established digital presence.

Van Eperen continues to recruit account staff with proven integrated communications skills in health/science, higher education and transportation sectors, preferably with prior agency experience. For more information on Van Eperen careers, visit www.vaneperen.com/careers.

About Van Eperen

Van Eperen is an award-winning integrated communications agency serving regional, national and international clients in the public and private sectors and membership associations in higher education, economic development/real estate, and health/science, and transportation sectors. Founded in 2004, Van Eperen is a certified minority business enterprise (MBE) / disadvantaged business enterprise (DBE) in Maryland. Led and staffed by former journalists, the Maryland PR firm blends PR, digital, social and creative strategies to drive meaningful results. For more information, follow @VanEperenAgency on Twitter and visit www.vaneperen.com.