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Katie Blitz

2016 , Advertising/Public Relations

Headshot of alumni member Katie Blitz


Brooklyn, New York


Senior Account Executive, Sports/MediaTech, DKC


At Penn State

Blitz held leadership positions in the Penn State chapter of the Association for Women in Sports Media (AWSM) and the Bellisario College of Communications Peer Mentors program. She also wrote for Onward State, while also interning for the Ivy Sports Symposium, Hashtag Sports, Rodale and the You Can Play Project.


Since graduating from Penn State, Blitz has worked in the sports and media industries in public relations roles. Currently at DKC, a public relations agency, she mainly works with sports and media clients, including TIME, Medium and New York Road Runners, as well as One America Works, MOD Pizza and Viola. Previously, she worked at Meredith Corp. and Time Inc. for Entertainment Weekly and Food & Wine magazines. Other roles include freelancing and a trainee role with Octagon.


Twitter: @blitzkatie