As a vice president at The Wilbert Group, Sarah Funderburk Weston, APR serves professional services firms with strategic public relations counsel, primarily focusing on commercial real estate. She has managed PR for leading commercial real estate clients, such as Majestic Realty, Seven Oaks Company, Carter, Columbia Residential and JLL Atlanta, as well as Vantage Realty, Revel, and projects such as the $370M mixed-use village, HALCYON; Atlanta's transformative mixed-use district, Atlantic Station; and Assembly, the redevelopment of the former General Motors Plant in Doraville.
Sarah earned her Accreditation in Public Relations in 2015, further elevating her ability to add value to clients through public relations planning and client success analysis. She has placed clients in publications ranging from the New York Times, AP, USA Today and The Wall Street Journal to targeted local outlets throughout the country. Her contributions have earned multiple awards from programs such as PRSA, Bulldog Awards and ICSC's MAXI Awards. In 2016, she was presented with PRSA Georgia's Rising Star award, which recognizes a PRSA Georgia member who has demonstrated leadership within the profession and the Chapter and has fewer than 7 years experience. She was previously director of public relations for SPR Atlanta, where she was also a partner in the firm. She joined The Wilbert Group when it acquired SPR.
Sarah currently serves on the ULI Atlanta and PRSA Georgia boards. She is a 2019 graduate of ULI Atlanta's Center for Leadership program and was selected for PRSA Georgia's inaugural 40 Under 40 class in the same year. She was previously selected for NAIOP’s Future Leaders program, and was elected by her colleagues to serve on the Future Leaders Executive Board the following year. Sarah earned her bachelor's degree in Public Relations from Auburn University, and when she’s not working, she can be found playing tennis or on the trails with her dog, Harper, and husband, Will.
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