Vicki Young manages the public relations activities of The Young Company, specializing in corporate, food, product, film industry, fine and commercial art personality publicity, new product introduction, openings, and special events. Prior to The Young Company, she was a principal in the public relations and marketing operation of Crume & Associates, a Dallas advertising agency.
Formerly, Young was Director of Public Relations & Marketing for Cunningham & Walsh, a New York-based advertising agency, where she was responsible for all marketing and public relations activities for the C&W Network throughout the Southwest. During this time, she introduced Swatch Watches to the Southwest.
Vicki began her career in public relations at Tracy-Locke in Dallas as a Public Relations Account Executive. She went on to become Manager of Public Relations there.
A native Dallasite, Young attended Southern Methodist University, and holds a degree in merchandising. She is a past five-year Board Member of The Dallas Society of Visual Communications (DSVC), Counselor in The Texas Public Relations Association, and a Professional Member of The Public Relations Society of America and Women in Communications. She is active in animal rescue groups in Dallas, and is the volunteer public relations counsel for Captain Hope's Kids, a non-profit organization meeting the critical needs of homeless children in Dallas.