Mercedes started her career as a journalist and producer for the New York Post, El Diario and WNBC-TV. With more than 10 years in Communications, she’s handled consumer and government public relations and influencer marketing on lifestyle, education, travel, and food and beverage accounts. Her experience includes in-house and agency PR, and independent consulting. Previous clients: Aruba Tourism Authority, Baruch College, Bronx Borough President’s Office, CETYS University, Michaels Stores, McDonalds, Pearson, Tajin, and Virgin Voyages. Note: Consulting services run separately from editorial and television work.