Ariadne Manikas

Senior Account Executive

Ariadne Manikas

A passionate communicator and engaging storyteller, Ariadne enjoys finding creative ways to display and share important messages and target new audiences.

As a Senior Account Executive on the Hager Sharp education team, Ariadne currently supports the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) in developing recruitment materials and presentations for the U.S. Department of Education, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), as well as providing general public relations and operational support to the program. She is also part of Hager Sharp’s quality control team.

Prior to Hager Sharp, Ariadne worked as a communications coordinator at Virginia Tech in the Division of Human Resources, managing social media and internal communications campaigns. When she’s not working, Ariadne can be found reading, playing tennis, or enjoying a cup of coffee. Ariadne earned a Bachelor of Arts in Multimedia Journalism, with a minor in Political Science, from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA.

Rarely seen without a cup of coffee in her hand, Ariadne is a latte afficionado with a love of seasonal drinks.

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