Hirons names new senior account director

Agency welcomes Linda Jackson to its communications management department


Hirons, a WBENC-certified advertising, public relations and digital agency with offices in Indianapolis and Chicago, has hired Linda Jackson as senior account director.

Jackson comes to Hirons with more than 20 years of communication and marketing leadership experience. She is regarded as one of the most respected public relations and crisis communicators in Indianapolis, with vast experience that includes agency-side leadership, client management and work as an independent consultant.

Jackson earned accreditation in public relations (APR) through the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) and is a member of PRSA’s Hoosier chapter.

“Linda is an extraordinary asset. She possesses a highly sought after trifecta of experience as an independent consultant, a client-side marketer and an agency leader. As an APR, Linda brings strong strategic thinking to both public relations and crisis communications practices,” says Jay Schemanske, senior VP, strategic communications & account services.

Jackson oversees multiple client accounts as senior account director, in addition to serving as the lead on crisis communications accounts. She is a leader in Hirons’ communications management department.

Jackson earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and minor in business from Indiana University. In her free time, she enjoys taking morning fitness classes, listening to podcasts and audiobooks, volunteering in the community and traveling with friends and family.


About Hirons

Hirons, an award-winning advertising, public relations and digital communications firm based in Indianapolis, has been concepting, designing and distributing some of the state’s most widely recognized advertising campaigns since 1978. An established provider of bold and innovative communications solutions, Hirons’ research-based approach starts by first establishing the problem at hand and then tailoring our services to best fit our clients’ needs. With clients in both the commercial and government sectors, Hirons is leading efforts to spread both digital and traditional messages across the state of Indiana and beyond.