Meaghan Baxter - Media Relations & Content Specialists
Anstice Communications (Anstice), is delighted to announce the recent hire of its new Media Relations & Content Specialist, Meaghan Baxter.Meaghan brings a wealth of media relations and content PR experience to her role, having spent the past five years working in journalism. She began as a Multimedia Reporter with the Sherwood Park – Strathcona County News before transitioning into alternative media with Vue Weekly, Edmonton’s independent newspaper, in early 2012. Meaghan started out as the publication’s Staff Writer and worked her way up to Managing Editor within two years. Her time in journalism has allowed her to establish connections and experience within sectors such as hospitality, music, arts and entertainment, fashion and more. She looks forward to launching the next chapter of her career with Anstice Communications.As Media Relations & Content Specialist Meaghan will be responsible for building content across all mediums, supporting media relations strategies for Anstice clients, developing and maintaining Anstice’s media network and generating consistent media coverage for Anstice's clients. Welcome, Meaghan!Q&A with Meaghan:Why did you decide to work in communications?I’ve worked in print journalism for the past five years, and I wanted to find a new way to utilize the variety of skills I’ve gained through that. I’m always looking to learn and grow professionally, and I felt communications would be a great way to do that.We heard that you are a photographer; what inspired you to get into photography?I’ve been doing photography for about nine years now, and I’ve always been inspired by the impact an image can have on the viewer. Photography provides a creative outlet for me, whether it’s a conceptual shoot, a portrait session, or even shooting a concert.What is your favourite social media platform?InstagramWhat excites you the most about moving to Calgary?I lived in Calgary for two years while I completed my journalism diploma at SAIT, and I loved my time here. I’ve always wanted to move back, so I’m looking forward to rediscovering the city.Ryan Gosling or Ryan Reynolds?Ryan Gosling, hands down.