MLB NETWORK HIRES LORRAINE DELLICARPINI AS MANAGER OF MEDIA RELATIONS
MLB Network has hired Lorraine DelliCarpini as Manager of Media Relations. DelliCarpini, who started on Thursday, April 23, will report to Matt Bourne, MLB Vice President of Business Public Relations and will be based at MLB Network’s Secaucus, New Jersey headquarters. DelliCarpini also will publicize MLB Productions programming which will appear on MLB Network.
Jeff Heckelman, who was previously handling media relations for MLB Network since its launch on January 1st, will return his focus to his role as MLB Manager of Business Public Relations.
Formerly of Edelman Public Relations, DelliCarpini worked on NBCOlympics.com, GE at the Torino and Beijing Olympic Games, and New York Road Runners on its overall PR efforts, including the ING New York City Marathon. She also handled PR for projects with PUMA, Women’s Professional Soccer and Canon.