Downtown York, PA (October 18, 2011) – Mandy Arnold, president and founder of Gavin™ Advertising, was named one of Central Pennsylvania Business Journal’’s 2011 Forty Under 40 award recipients for her extensive involvement in the community and her professional achievements.

Leading the charge at Gavin™, Arnold brings more than 15 years of experience managing senior level market strategy, brand development, public relations, communications and guerilla marketing for regional and national brands, including Under Armour, Anheuser-Busch, Hair Cuttery, R.J. Reynolds, Herr’s Potato Chips, WITF and Mount Nittany Medical Center. As the former Vice President of Marketing for one of the nation’s largest luxury building supply distributors, Arnold spearheaded innovative marketing approaches in complex economies and led the organization to adopt new media strategies, reinvigorating its brand and reestablishing the company as a leader in its product category.

Arnold holds a master’s degree in Communications Management, a graduate certificate in Integrated Communications and Strategic Public Relations, and a bachelor’s degree in Communications.

Currently, she sits on various boards and committees throughout Central Pennsylvania. Arnold is an active board member and Marketing Chair for Downtown Inc, Vice President of the board of directors and Communications Chair of Historic Harrisburg Association, board member of the Community Historic Preservation Foundation, Chair of the YorIT Social Venture Challenge and sits on numerous regional committees working toward improving the community.

Arnold will be honored at the Central Penn Business Journal’s  Forty Under 40 event on October 18th and profiled in the October 21st edition of the Central Penn Business Journal.

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