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Public relations executive

Neva Dixon Rountree, American public relations executive. Recipient 1 of 3 Best Run Agencies award Atlanta Business Chronicle, 1988, 89; named 25 Hot Smaller Public Relations Agencies by Inside Public Relations, 1992, named Best Marketing Driven Public Relations by Atlanta Business Chronicle, 1991, 92.

Background

Rountree, Neva Dixon was born on December 13, 1943 in Jacksonville, Florida, United States. Daughter of Jarma E. and Helen (McIlvaine) Dixon.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, University Georgia, 1964. Master of Arts, University Georgia, 1979.

Career

Press secretary Underwood for United States Senate, Atlanta, 1979-1980. Account executive Cohn & Wolfe, 1980-1981. Vice president Carl Byoir & Associates, 1981-1984.

President Rountree Group, Inc., since 1985.

Membership

Co-chairman Leadership Sandy Springs, Georgia, 1985-1986, trustee, since 1986. Advisory board Northside Foundation, since 1994. Communications committee Atlanta Committee for Olympic Games, 1990-1992.

Member Public Relations Society of America (Counselors Academy, president Georgia chapter since 1994, George Goodwin award 1992), Public Relations Exchange (board directors since 1987), University Georgia Journalism Alumni Association (vice president, president 1986-1989).

Connections

Married Don C. Rountree, March 23, 1941. 1 child, Don C. III.

father:
Jarma E. Dixon

mother:
Helen (McIlvaine) Dixon

spouse:
Don C. Rountree

child:
Don C. III Rountree