Audio Interview With Kathy Shepard - VP Corporate Communications - Hilton Hotels Corporation
Kathy Shepard's responsibilities include corporate media relations, internal corporate communications and coordination of corporate contributions for the company, as well as supervising public relations activities for Hilton's gaming operations.
Shepard first joined Hilton in 1993 as director of public relations for the Las Vegas Hilton, and later served as director of communications for Hilton Gaming. Prior to her association with Hilton, she owned an entertainment public relations agency in Los Angeles. She also worked as director of publicity for the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce and was an on-air writer/producer at KTTV television in Los Angeles.
Kathy Shepard earned a bachelor of arts degree in history from Boise State University in Idaho. She also completed the public relations certification program at the University of California, Los Angeles. She and her husband live in Santa Monica, Calif.