Bridget Jewell joined Mall of America in August of 2007. Currently the Media Relations Specialist, she focuses mainly on pitching stories to the media and plays a critical role in crisis communication and management. The public relations department at Mall of America gains more than $400 million annually in media coverage. Jewell is responsible for coordinating live media, editing press materials and project management as well assisting the department with social media initiatives, community management and serves as the editor for the Mall of America blog. She holds a bachelor’s degree from University of St. Thomas.