Katy Hoeper

Media Relations Specialist

Katy Hoeper, Walker SandsAs a Media Relations Specialist, Katy works with B2B technology clients to execute PR strategies with the goal to land newsworthy and on-message media placements in her clients' target outlets. This is done through developing strong relationships with relevant reporters and staying on top of the latest news.
Katy received her Bachelors of Science in Business Administration with a focus in Marketing from the University of Dayton. Through an appetite for creative ideas and interesting angles, Katy brings a collaborative spirit to her team and clients.

Q&A with Katy Hoeper

What is your favorite book of all time?

(I have 3) 1) The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy 2) Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk 3) The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery

What is your favorite place in Chicago that isn't a typical tourist destination?

The Flash Taco stand on Damen & North in Wicker Park that is open at seemingly all hours of the weekend.

Would you rather have the office stocked 24/7 with Starbucks coffee or Garrett popcorn?

Stacy's Pita Chips

One thing people in the world wouldn't know about you?

I have a completely irrational fear of shipwrecks

If you could live anywhere else in the world where would it be?

Washington D.C., Berlin, or in a cabin in the middle of a forest somewhere

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