FORT LAUDERDALE, FL—Starmark International, a marketing communications agency, has appointed Samantha Oehl Jacobs as director of public relations. Jacobs will head up Starmark’s public relations group, overseeing the strategy and execution of all campaigns including internal, media relations and branding campaigns for all clients including LexisNexis and The Las Olas Company. She will also lead a new business charge targeting potential lifestyle clients, focusing on sectors like travel and tourism.
Most recently, Jacobs was senior director of AMPR, where she drove corporate communication efforts and handled national media relations for hospitality clients including Island Outpost, Tintswalo Safari Lodge, Mexico Boutique Hotels and Punta Mita, Mexico. Prior to joining AMPR, she was account supervisor for Hollywood-based O’Connell & Goldberg.
Before relocating to South Florida, Jacobs was junior vice-president of Warschawski in Baltimore.