Knight Stivender, a marketing veteran and former leadership member in Tennessee, has been appointed as a partner at MP&F Strategy Communications, a local public relations, marketing and advertising firm.
Stivender joined MP&F in 2018 as the first Director of Integrated Marketing and Data Analytics and led a team representing a diverse group of clients including Log Still Distillery, Aegis Sciences Corporation, ADS Security, United Way of Middle Tennessee, and the University of Tennessee.
“Knight began making a difference to this company from day one of her arrival,” said Jennifer Brantley, MP&F Managing Partner. “Her marketing and data expertise has proven invaluable to our clients and has allowed us to build our integrated marketing product.”
From 1999 to 2014, Stevender worked in various leadership roles on The Tennessean and was part of a news team that received a Pulitzer Prize finalist for their coverage of the historic 2010 Nashville Flood.
Stevender grew up from Middle Tennessee, at Mount Juliet and lives in Franklin with her family.
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