Manager, Alliances & Brands, PR & Brand Engagement, McDonald’s USA
As Manager of Alliances & Brands for McDonald’s USA, Kristin Hylek focuses on the strategy and execution of PR and marketing communications programs for the U.S., including influencer and blogger engagement through the Family Arches online community, McDonald’s support of Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC), sports and athlete partnerships including Olympics, NFL, NASCAR and FIFA World Cup, and key brand sponsorships.
Prior to McDonald’s, she was employed by Locke, Lord, Bissell & Liddell in Chicago on the marketing and media relations team. Kristin is a graduate of Purdue University, where she received her bachelor’s degree in communications. She resides in the Chicago suburbs with her husband and daughter.