Ms. Hubbard has been a member of the Public Relations Society of America since 2007. She has received awards such as the National Leadership Award “Honorary Chairman” of the Business Advisory Counsel from The National Congressional Committee. Ms. Hubbard’s involvement with Big Brother and Big Sisters began in 1993. She works closely with the Fisher House Foundation, Wounded Warrior Program and Toys for Tots.
Annastacia has been a Board Member of Y-ME Breast Cancer Foundation and Charity Events since 2008. She collaborated with Marwin. Marwin is a nonprofit organization offering free, arts-based youth development programs for under-served Chicago students in grades 6-12. Annastacia has joined forces with Pantone to make custom colored chocolates for numerous clients to match their corporate swatches. She often works with Luxury Hotel chains and Department Stores. She also partnered with Hear the Music and Stop the Violence campaigns in 2007, 2008, 2009.
Her specialized services include, but are not limited to: Strategic Planning, Product and Service Launches, Product Placement, Networking, Social Media, Public Relations, Branding, Website Development, Logo Designs, Grant and Ghost Writing, Events & Trade Show Planning and Sales and Leadership Identification.
Annastacia Hubbard is the Founder of EminerePR, a nationally recognized PR company focusing in the Fashion, Beauty and Gourmet Gift industries. EminerePR was launched in 2004 and has gained media exposure in over 80 regional and national publications. Currently, Eminere PR has an active national media list consisting of 2500+ contacts ranging from Print and Online to TV, Film Festivals and Radio. Annastacia has single handedly partnered with the Emmy Awards and the Oscar Awards. Additionally she has achieved product placement in other local and international film festivals and movie premieres for her own companies as well as for her outside clients. Some outside clients include: Bonnie & Clyde’s Boutique, Sheque Events, Jody McGill “1ofmykind”, Michelle Tan Designs, DenzOne, Diesigns, Evlove, Objects d’Envy, White Label and DJ Madrid.
Ms. Hubbard owned two-step distribution channels and ran Gallery 718 in the Pilsen Art District in Chicago. Over the course of a year and a half, she curated 20 plus shows (including music, sponsors, artist’s arrangements, and instillations). She displayed and sold the work of over 40 plus artists, several of them international. She has written and received grants and worked closely with many non-profit organizations. Her efforts often allowed Gallery 718 to serve as a fundraising platform.
Translucent Chocolates – Chocolates For A Cause
Translucent Chocolates is a high-end chocolate company that became a staple promotional gift for Oprah Winfrey and her O Magazine publication, the Emmy’s and Oscar Events, Martha Stewart and the Obama Campaign. The chocolates have also been utilized by several professional sports teams including the Baltimore Orioles and Chicago White Sox.
Ms. Hubbard brings a unique advantage by having both a Master’s of Business Administration in Marketing from the University of Chicago- GSB and a Medical/Cellular Biology Degree from the University of Wisconsin thus leveraging her background to be positioned for the Health & Wellness, Start-up, and/or Sustainability marketplaces. She also has a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology from the University of London. This experience, coupled with 15+ years of Sales and Management experience, provides a competitive advantage to the Custom Chocolate demographic.