Myra brings an invaluable 25 years of experience in marketing, finance and entertainment to Blacktie-Arizona. Having worked in the entertainment business for several years, spending most of her time at NBC in both New York and Burbank, she worked in production and talent coordination on several network television shows that included: “The Tonight Show, starring Johnny Carson” and “Celebrity Challenge of the Sexes.” As assistant producer to news correspondent David Brinkley, Myra traveled throughout the world with NBC News.
Her left brain/right brain combination of talents comes from several years spent in the world of finance on Wall Street as well as running her own public relations business.
Today, in addition to serving the public relations needs of her clients,
locally, nationally and internationally, Myra acquired the Arizona rights
to Blacktie, a national company now in seven states, providing event
planning and promotional tools to nonprofits and corporations to help them
save money, facilitate operations and gain visibility. Additionally, Blacktie provides photo coverage of member events and maintains a
three-year online event calendar.
An avid reader and intermittent exercise enthusiast, Myra was born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, is a media junkie and has traveled the world. Among her many passions are her daughter Samantha, red wine, the NBA, the Broadway scene and contemporary art.