Cookson Communications Welcomes Three New Team Members

MANCHESTER, NH (August 16, 2022) – Cookson Communications – a visibility-focused communications agency with expertise in public relations, social media, marketing, design and branding – recently added three members to its growing team. Tricia Houghton was hired as a marketing assistant, Emma Pedersen is a new design and digital specialist and Skylar Curtis is a junior graphic designer.

“We are excited to welcome Trish, Emma and Skylar to our team. Their skills and energy will allow us to best serve the diverse needs of our expanding client base,” said Matt Cookson, president and CEO of Cookson Communications.

Tricia Houghton most recently served as a program assistant with New Hampshire Homeland Security and Emergency Management and has substantial experience in higher education administration. Emma Pedersen is a recent graduate of Roger Williams University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in psychology and a minor in graphic design communication. Skylar Curtis earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in graphic design from Keene State College and most recently worked as a marketing and pre-press assistant at Amherst Label and as a freelance graphic designer.



About Cookson Communications

Founded in 2010 by CEO Matt Cookson, Cookson Communications The company is a New Hampshire-based public relations, branding, and communications agency and focuses on creating visibility for businesses across all media channels, redefining PR through creative strategy, and functioning as a valued extension of internal marketing and communications teams. Cookson Communication’s approach is deeply rooted in telling its clients’ stories, elevating brand messaging and visuals, and building connections that create better branding opportunities. The company believes in substance over sheer numbers, focusing specifically on connecting clients to the right audience, ultimately leading to lasting partnerships for all involved. Learn more at

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Cookson Communications is a communications and idea agency located in Manchester NH across the street from Political Campaign Central, the Red Arrow Diner.