Shannon Heth

As the founder and president of Milk Creative Communications, Shannon has over 10 years of experience in public relations, marketing and copywriting. Prior to opening her own agency in 2008, Shannon handled public relations in-house for Feenie's and Lumiere, and acted as Director of Communications for Gastown's historic Dominion Hotel. From 2007 to 2008, Shannon lived and worked in New York, where she handled public relations for some of the city's largest galleries, art dealers and foundations.

Beyond the responsibilities of managing a successful PR firm, Shannon also contributes regularly to lifestyle and luxury magazines giving her key insight into the editorial world. With an extensive list of press contacts and an eye for design, Shannon has a keen sense of what makes a great story, and knows what it takes to have that story told.

Likes: Em dashes, teacups, collared shirts, bourbon

Dislikes: Soggy bread, flavoured water, sequels

The only real elegance is in the mind; if you’ve got that, the rest really comes from it.
— Diana Vreeland