Alumni Profiles

Seharish Shahzad

Organization Information

Xenith PR established in 1999 is a public relations, communications and event management consultant with over 30 years of cumulative experience.Affiliated with Fleishman-Hillard, the world's largest PR firm, Xenith PR aims to be the best – through smart, dedicated people, top-quality client service, a strong culture based on teamwork, personal commitment and the highest ethical standards

Describe the work that you do in your role

I deal with media on a day to day basis. I'm in contact with media houses such as Geo, Ary, Nawa-e-waqt, express etc all year round for public relations and events of various top corporations such as Engro, P&G and Intel etc

Indicate previous experience and/or areas of career proficiency/achievenments

Worked at Peridot Communications as Assistant editor of IT & T Vibrant Magazine. I handled the PR of the launch of Olaround App by Bramerz/ Google.

Describe your success in your professional life and achievements

I am a fresh graduate and my achievements include working with some of Pakistans and International top companies in PR/Events such as Procter & Gamble (Pantene Bridal Couture Week), Google, Xpress Money, Intel, Engro, Barclays, Pepsi, Khushali Bank, KSBL etc

Write your activities and achievement if you were member of any club or society in UMT?

I was a part of the dramatic club. The recipient of Rector’s Merit Award for achieving 4.00/4.00 GPA in M.A Media and Communication in fall 2010 semester. Recipient of Deans Merit Award 2011-1012. Recipient of Deans Merit Award 2012 - 2013.

What do you remember about your time in ILM / IMT /UMT?

My memories are still fresh about great friends and teachers that i crossed paths with at UMT