The South Carolina Department of Commerce said Monday that Adrienne Fairwell will be the agency's new marketing and communications director.
Fairwell will oversee the department’s strategic marketing and communications initiatives as well as serve as the agency’s spokeswoman.
Fairwell has 15 years of experience in the communications industry. She previously served as public information director for the South Carolina Department of Revenue and director of information services at the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce.
Fairwell is a University of South Carolina graduate. She earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communications. She went on to earn a master’s degree in human resources development from Webster University and Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) and Certified Public Manager professional designations.
She is a member of the Public Relations Society of America and a member of the organization’s South Carolina chapter.