WHO WE ARE
The KBD Group, is an award-winning public relations agency located in the heart of historic downtown Norfolk. Our team is comprised of trained public relations professionals -- laser-focused on developing your brand and delivering measurable outcomes. Simply put... we're a smart and quirky group of creatives with a commitment to shaping conversations and creating impact. Blending traditional public relations tactics cutting-edge, digital PR practices, we’re the perfect mix… just like your favorite craft beverage!
Kelli Webb is the Founder and CEO of The KBD Group, LLC. As the visionary of the full-service public relations agency, Kelli oversees integrated marketing campaigns across diverse industries, including the non-profit, entertainment, retail, and public sectors. She works to build trusted client relationships, cultivate strategic partnerships with third-party constituencies, and develop and maintain strong connections with print, broadcast, and digital media outlets.
Kelli began her career as the public relations specialist for one of the oldest nonprofit organizations in the District of Columbia. She later transitioned to an Alexandria-based PR agency, where she managed media relations for technology giants, such as Oracle, Unisys, Axway, Blackberry, Tandberg and other clients in the business to government IT space. In 2010, she launched The KBD Group – Kinetic Brand Development.
As CEO of The KBD Group, Kelli has also represented several athletes and their nonprofit endeavors to include Olympic Gold Medalists Gabby Douglas and Francena McCorory, as well as Kam Chancellor (Seattle Seahawks). She currently leads the public relations efforts for several businesses and nonprofits in Hampton Roads.
Kelli is a graduate of the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland, College Park. She is a proud 757 native and currently resides in Portsmouth with her husband, Terry, and their triplet daughters Demi, Dreux, and Dylan.
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