Name: Jeanmarie Ferrara
Category: Public relations
Company: Wragg & Casas Public Relations
New position: Executive vice president
Past experience: Served as vice president of public affairs for Wragg & Casas since 2000. She is a member of the Florida Bar. Serves as chairman of the publicity committee at the Coral Gables Bar Association.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?: “My mother, Dorothy Ferrara, told me since I was a child, ‘Aim high and you’ll go high.’ That’s the mantra I’ve heard in my head throughout my life.”