Food and Lifestyle Public Relations

Restaurant Public Relations

Julie Brooks, Office Manager

Julie Brooks has served as our office manager at Estes Public Relations since 2005. She came to Estes with a varied professional background. Julie has done it all! She began as a youth soccer volunteer and later became the state administrator for Kentucky Youth Soccer Association. From there, she served as legal secretary at Greenebaum Doll & McDonald PLLC in Louisville. Brooks left to head the franchise support staff at a multi-unit restaurant concept where she oversaw the development of the company’s operations manual, marketing manual, and employee handbook and assisted in maintaining the point-of-sale software.

As officer manager, Julie uses her extensive computer background for management of all IT functions and the agency’s extensive media database. Her computer and analytical skills are invaluable for the strategic research she conducts on behalf of clients and special projects. Julie also oversees the graphic design process on projects, and is involved in every aspect of the creation of press materials. She conducts media analysis and maintains the agency Web site. If you ask Brooks what makes her happiest about her current position, she will tell you without hesitation, she can now pair her skills and background with her love of food!