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With over 20 years of combined experience, the team at Papergirl PR & Marketing knows our clients and their customers inside and out. Papergirl was built upon an instant friendship formed by a mutual adoration for dogs, biking, music, shopping for antiques, mimosa brunches and most importantly, a passion for public relations. We are now excited to serve as an extension of our clients’ internal sales and marketing teams, and we are intent on producing results that exceed expectations. 
 
Megan Geosano Amman
Co-Founder/Director of Marketing
A Cleveland native, Megan attended the University of South Florida in Tampa where she received a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications with a focus on Public Relations. With over eight years in the restaurant and hospitality industry as well as more than 10 years of combined marketing, communications and advertising agency experience, she has a portfolio of knowledge that ranges from advertising, public relations and marketing to special event execution, brand building and business-to-business marketing. 
 
Megan’s professional experience has entailed setting the strategic and conceptual direction and managing design production for the restaurant and hospitality, health and beauty, finance, legal, building, and entertainment sectors. She also brings an abundance of knowledge in sponsor and partnership marketing having negotiated and managed programs on behalf of her clients. Organizations she has partnered with include Bacardi, Caesars Entertainment Corporation, the Chicago Blackhawks, CS Magazine, Chicago Magazine, Gilda’s Club of Chicago, Green City Market, House of Blues, JDRF, Make-A-Wish Foundation, Match.com, Reach Out and Read, The Lynn Sage Foundation, The Shedd Aquarium, Whole Foods Market, Yelp and more. Having years of both client and agency experience combined with a passion for the hospitality and entertainment industries, Megan brings a well-rounded perspective to client service.
 
 
Megan C. Osterhout
Co-Founder/Director of Public Relations
Megan graduated from Michigan State University where she received a Bachelor’s degree in Communication, a specialization in Public Relations and a Business Cognate. Megan prides herself on being a very eager and hard worker. In just six years after returning to Chicago, Megan quickly established strong media friendships resulting in top-tier placements, has worked with clients in at least 10 states and countless U.S. cities, and has executed over 15 media and concierge events each year. 
 
Though she has a strong background in hospitality and entertainment public relations, Megan is also practiced in the beauty, lifestyle and medical fields. She especially loves working on new business or product launches having created and executed grand opening campaigns for over 30 businesses. Skilled in media training, Megan works one on one, developing clients to bill them as experts in their industries.
Ivy Tac
Director of Social Media

A European transplant, Ivy began her education in Poland, then moved to Chicago at the age of 16. She studied design at Triton College and quickly noticed how social media was changing the world of communications. She acquired an online marketing position and has been helping brands with their online presence since 2009.

Ivy has worked with a variety of industries, including restaurants, bars, lifestyle and entertainment brands, legal, construction companies, health and beauty professionals, and more. Ivy understands the power of visual marketing and with an eye for photography can easily communicate a message using images. With the flexibility to adapt to a variety of audiences, she is now the voice behind hundreds of tweets sent out every day.

Ivy is continuously learning and adapting to the constantly changing algorithms, analytics and platforms, to help client brands and businesses find and stay connected with their customers. In additon to her social media skills, Ivy also has an extensive knowledge of WordPress CMS (Content Management System), managing blogs, e-mail communications, SEO, Photoshop and Illustrator.