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Lisa Blauth named managing director at R&R Partners



Promotion of two account services team members add to Reno department’s strength

R&R Partners announced changes to its account services department that will expand resources to benefit its clients and the community. With more than 20 years of marketing and advertising experience, Lisa Blauth has been promoted to managing director of the firm’s Reno office. She will now oversee the operations and management of all clients for the Reno office and its 18 employees. Additionally, Nicole Donald and Elizabeth Ghezzi were promoted to account executive and assistant account executive, respectively.

As managing director, Lisa Blauth’s new role will involve high-level strategic planning, account and budget management and inventive business opportunities. Blauth applies her imaginative skills and proficiency to clients such as the Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center, Saint Mary’s Health Plans, Northern Nevada Immunization Coalition and the Whittemore Peterson Institute. Over her 17 years with the agency, she has successfully led a variety of regionally and nationally-recognized advertising campaigns, including a branding effort for Sierra Pacific Power Company (now NV Energy) that resulted in a significant surge in customer loyalty.

As an account executive, Nicole Donald is responsible for day-to-day client interaction and management, strategy and marketing expertise, and project organization. She is dedicated to completing tasks on time and within budget, all while exceeding client expectations. Donald applies steadfastness and originality to all of her clients including Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center, Saint Mary’s Health Plans, Anti-Tobacco Coalition, Nevada Discovery Museum, and Northern Nevada Immunization Coalition. With a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Nevada, Reno, Donald has been with R&R for four years.

Having been with R&R for nearly four years, Elizabeth Ghezzi is accountable for day-to-day contact with clients to ensure that expectations are exceeded, goals are met and positive brand perception is continued and strengthened. Her energy and consistency helps her when working with clients Barrick Gold, El Paso Corporation, Junior League, Nevada Mining Association, Ridgeline Energy, Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center, Saint Mary’s Health Enhancement and the Whittemore Peterson Institute. Ghezzi also earned her bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Nevada, Reno.

About R&R Partners:

R&R Partners operates from a win or die mentality, an unwavering commitment to viewing the business environment from our client’s perspective. We’re all-in and its personal – with strategic thinking and creative audacity that captures imaginations, ignites conversations and incites action. Our strategic blend of advertising, public relations, issues advocacy, government affairs, research, media and digital marketing earned us Brandweek’s “Grand Marketer of the Year” Award for the Las Vegas juggernaut, “What happens here, stays here®” – making us the first agency ever to win this coveted award. We were also named among the top 30 “Best Places to Work in Marketing & Media” by Advertising Age. R&R’s work in the travel, energy and transportation sectors has been covered by The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Forbes, MSNBC, ABC’s Nightline, Adweek and Advertising Age. While recognition is nice, it’s results that really matter. For more information on how we change perceptions and behavior every day, visit www.rrpartners.com or stop by one of our six offices located in Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Salt Lake City, Reno and Washington, D.C.

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