education

  • Arizona State University (B.A.)
  • Bowling Green State University
Kate Barth

Kate Barth

Public Relations Manager
Tampa
T: 813.229.4154
F: 813.229.4133

Kate Barth is responsible for the overall direction and management of Carlton Fields’ public relations department, including media relations and media training, article placements, corporate communications, and crisis communications.

With a decade of public relations and broadcast journalism experience, Ms. Barth provides high-level strategic communications counsel to c-suite executives and attorneys, including the firm’s clients. Her record of proven and measurable media relations results is evidenced by the eight national and regional PR awards she received in the past nine years.

Ms. Barth has successfully pitched and received significant news coverage in top-tier news outlets including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Forbes, Chicago Tribune, Tampa Tribune, St. Petersburg Times, Florida Trend, Tampa Bay Business Journal, National Law Journal and other business and trade-related outlets.

Ms. Barth believes it is crucial for public relations professionals to help promote a better understanding of the value and importance of PR and media relations. She often presents to professional associations and regularly conducts internal presentations at Carlton Fields. She also offers her skills pro bono — aiding small businesses and other organizations and individuals in various industries including education, manufacturing and health care.

Ms. Barth’s professional experience includes positions with the PR department of an AmLaw 100 firm, a PR and integrated marketing communications agency, and a private aviation corporation. In addition she worked as a journalist. She is a graduate of Arizona State University’s nationally recognized Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communications.