Karlie Frank

Director, Special Projects & Executive Communications
Karlie Frank, PR Coordinator

Karlie Frank is director of special projects & executive communications at the National Retail Federation. In this role, she is responsible for supporting communications efforts around consumer spending research, government relations, retail trends, foundation initiatives and trade shows.

Prior to joining NRF, Frank was an account executive at public relations agency LaunchSquad, where she developed and implemented communications strategy for business and consumer technology companies. Prior to that, Frank interned in the public relations departments of consumer brands including Under Armour and Apple. 

Originally from Maryland, Frank received her B.A. in Journalism from The Ohio State University.

Authored by Frank

NRF 2022: Retail’s Big Show to highlight importance of diversity, equity and inclusion
NRF 2020 Equality Lounge
Don’t miss the DE&I Stage and Showcase and the return of the FQ Equality Lounge.
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Retailers lead mask production to combat COVID-19
Woman sews masks at sewing machine
Delivering new product on short notice requires cross-team collaboration.
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6 ways retailers are helping communities during COVID-19 
Photos of LVHM factory
Retailers are stepping up to help the communities they serve in a time of unprecedented need.
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Building ‘the department store of the future’
Neighborhood Goods Storefront
A look inside Neighborhood Goods’ fresh take on retail.
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NRF Foundation announces The List of People Shaping Retail's Future 2020
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NRF Foundation names the industry leaders who made The List of People Shaping Retail’s Future 2020
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How Lilly Pulitzer used its 60th anniversary to build loyalty and attract new fans
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President Michelle Kelly shares how highlighting customer stories revealed new insights.
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