Margaret Puissant, Marcom & Acct. Director

Margaret is an award-winning marketing, communications and advertising Jill of all trades. She has experience in  B2C, B2B, nonprofits and associations, working with advertising agencies, start-ups and nonprofits. Her true passion is engaging with her clients, learning their stories and experiences, successfully translating those stories into compelling campaigns, while developing long-lasting and impactful relationships with everyone she interacts with. Excelling at giving a concise, recognizable and engaging voice to brands through media relations, social media, copywriting and creative graphic design, she loves being part of Thrive PR’s team.

Margaret received two B.A. degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in Journalism, Advertising and Media Studies with an Ad/PR emphasis, and Psychology, along with a minor in Studio Art and certificate in Digital Arts and Culture. She is currently pursuing her Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Saybrook University and is a co-founder of an online-based coffee company, Five Sisters Coffee. A once Wisconsin native recently turned California explorer, Margaret loves creating art, gallivanting the globe with new husky puppy, diving into thrillers and whipping up new recipes.