Chartwell Agency, an award-winning marketing firm based in northern Illinois, today announced it has hired Audrey Moon as Communications Strategist. In this role, Moon will work with Vice President Catherine Povalitis to assist clients with strategic planning, event planning and implementation, media relations at a local, regional, and national level, and social media strategy and execution.

Moon has more than 10 years of digital and broadcast journalism experience. Most recently, Moon was the news director at 13 WREX, the award-winning NBC affiliate in Rockford. She was responsible for overseeing all broadcast and digital operations, managing news, weather, and sports departments, and working closely with the marketing and creative services operations at the station. Moon studied journalism at the University of Missouri School of Journalism.

“Audrey has a passion for positive storytelling and a wealth of knowledge when it comes to digital, broadcast and social media platforms,” said Chartwell Agency President Rebecca Epperson. “Her experience and work ethic will help grow the agency and our clients’ successes.”