Meet the PR Babes!
Bria Stone serves as one of the founders of Pageant Relations and also leads our Media Relations department. Bria is a graduate of Howard University's School of Communications and works as a television producer for NBC News and MSNBC. Bria oversees all press opportunities including television and radio appearances, magazine and newspaper highlights, podcasts, guest speaking segments, and more.
With over ten years of pageant experience and numerous state/local titles, this former MAO volunteer coach works closely with Pageant Relations’ clients to ensure their personal platforms are promoted to the right audience nationwide. Bria assists clients with platform-based appearances such as personal initiatives, donation drives, fundraisers, guest speaking opportunities and awareness campaigns.
As a recent top five internationally placed titleholder, Bria understands the importance of developing a strong platform. She uses her role within Pageant Relations, LLC to fine-tune our client’s platforms so they can give back in their perspective spaces. Bria is also the reigning Miss Heart of New York for the Miss America Organization and is excited to serve pageant women just like her.
Ardelle Dickerson serves as the Founder of Pageant Relations, LLC in which she oversees all aspects of the client’s journey. No stranger to the stage, Ardelle is currently the reigning USA National Miss 2020. With her wealth of knowledge, Ardelle sought an opportunity to expound on the importance of community involvement by creating a company based on booking high-quality appearances for pageant girls. Ardelle is instrumental in creating the first consulting company for Local, State, National, and International queens. She exclusively works with titleholders all over the country in hopes to give women a larger platform for their passions and advocacies.
Honing experience in digital marketing and public relations, Ardelle uses her keen communication skills to build relationships with organizations in order to outsource relevant and impactful events for clients under Pageant Relation, LLC. Her mission is centered around maintaining a space where titleholders can elevate their goals and be of service to their communities. Pageant Relations was created on the foundation of volunteerism and professionalism within the world of pageantry. Ardelle is proud to offer services geared towards the advancement of women, specifically the ones that wear crowns.
With a degree in Economics from Spelman College, Jessika Dickerson works full-time as an Associate Account Executive at Faire where she partners with small businesses across the US and Canada to assist in streamlining their wholesale operations. During her matriculation at Spelman College, Jessika co-founded Future Business leaders of Spelman- an organization purpose in bridging the gap between women interested in business and the opportunities to do such. Jessika is a fall 2017 initiate of the Mu Pi Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated and Founder of Workin Girl.
She used her collegiate accomplishments to compete for the 35th Miss Spelman College and was crowned the Second Attendant for the academic school year. Throughout her reign, Jessika created on and off campus programing stemming from the platform F.L.A.M.E- Financial Literacy Aiming Minority Excellence purposed in educating minority groups about saving, debt management and paying for higher education.
Serving as Head of Operations for Pageant Relations, Jessika handles all logistics and internal communications. She manages the financial aspects of Pageant Relations, LLC as well as all official documentation, legal responsibilities and contracts. We are pleased to have her as the direct contact for inquiries and partnership opportunities.