Kelly Hynes McDermott
Kelly Hynes McDermott is Account Director of Ball Consulting Group, LLC. Kelly, who has 10 years of experience as a marketing and public relations specialist, develops and executes marketing strategy, public relations programs, media relations and social media for several Ball Consulting Group clients while supporting senior team members on crisis communications.
Kelly previously founded and directed her own marketing consultancy, Hynes Communications, where she provided end-to-end marketing solutions for Hynes clients to build brand recognition and improve business results. She developed and implemented traditional and digital marketing campaigns for both B2B and B2C businesses throughout the Boston area. Kelly has created media pitches that generated news coverage on WCVB’s “Chronicle,” Bloomberg’s “Business Week,” and in The Boston Globe and local media outlets.
Before launching her own marketing firm, Kelly was a public relations executive for both Neiman Marcus and Bloomingdale’s in Boston. She was responsible for creating and implementing media pitches, marketing campaigns, special events and internal and external communications.
Kelly holds a bachelor’s degree in English and communication from Boston College. She also serves as a volunteer on several committees for the Big Sister Association of Greater Boston.