Kris Ruby of Westchester Public Relations Agency Ruby Media Group received the 2013 Business Leadership Award from Mercy College on September 27th, 2013 at the 3rd annual alumni awards gala held at The Ardsley Country Club. Kris Ruby was honored by Mercy College for her record of personal and professional accomplishments and her belief in the power of education and passion for inspiring young people to dedicate themselves to creating a rewarding and productive life.
Bernadette Wade, Chief Relations Officer of Mercy College stated, “Mercy College is proud to honor Kristen Ruby with the 2013 Business Leadership Award at the 2013 Mercy College Alumni Awards Gala. Kristen is an inspiration to upcoming students having achieved success in the field of marketing and communications early in her career. She is a transformative figure within her industry and a passionate entrepreneur.”
The Alumni Awards Gala, part of Alumni Reunion Weekend, is one of Mercy College’s signature fundraising events, which allows the College to honor outstanding alumni and community members while raising money for student scholarships. At the gala, Mercy College also honored RSNY Design Founder and Fashion Designer, Rolando Santana, ’96, with the Alumni Rising Star Award.
“I am honored to receive this award from Mercy College. Mercy College is an integral part of the Westchester community and I am grateful to have the opportunity to inspire the students at Mercy College to follow their dreams,” stated Ruby Media Group CEO Kris Ruby.
About Ruby Media Group
Ruby Media Group is a full service Public Relations and Social Media Agency serving Westchester & Fairfield County. Ruby Media Group specializes in lifestyle and luxury PR for regional and national brands. RMG has offices in Westchester, Greenwich and Manhattan. For more information, please visit www.rubymediagroup.com
About Mercy College
Founded in 1950, Mercy College is a private, not-for-profit higher education institution that offers more than 90 undergraduate and graduate programs within five prestigious schools: Business, Education, Health and Natural Sciences, Liberal Arts and Social and Behavioral Sciences. Mercy College offers an engaging and personalized learning experience that includes the College’s revolutionary Personalized Achievement Contract (PACT) program. The Mercy College PACT is the first program of its kind and now serves as a nationally recognized model for mentoring. www.mercy.edu/ 877-MERCY-GO.