U.S. Media Team
Our media team biographies provide additional details about our key personnel.
Director, Communications, North America
About Anita Larsen
Anita Larsen is director of communications for Unilever in North America, where she oversees media relations, crisis and issues management, and other external communications strategies and activities for the corporate brand. She coordinates integrated communications activities across the personal care and packaged food company’s multitude of iconic brands – including AXE, Dove, Lipton, Hellmann’s, Breyers and Ragú. Since 2007, she has led external communications strategy and activations in North America for the London/Rotterdam-based company.
Prior to joining Unilever, Anita was vice president for Ruder Finn’s New York healthcare practice, responsible for the strategic counsel, management and execution of plans for Novartis’ post-adjuvant breast cancer drug. She also served as a senior director of media relations for Merck & Company., Inc. and a vice president of North America corporate communications for Vivendi Universal SA. Anita was also vice president of communications at Joseph E. Seagram & Sons and held major internal and external communications positions at Texaco Inc. She is a former journalist.
Anita received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Arts from the State University of New York at Plattsburgh.
Manager, External Communications
About Jaime Stein
Jaime Stein is manager of external communications for Unilever in North America. She supports the business in strategizing, developing and implementing pro-active PR and media relations campaigns, overseeing day-to- day media relations activities and managing issues and potential crises.
Prior to joining Unilever, Jaime was part of the corporate communications team at E*TRADE Financial where she focused on external communications. She also served as director at Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher, where she worked on transaction communications, shareholder activism and crisis communications.
Jaime received her Juris Doctorate from Brooklyn Law School and her Bachelor of Arts degree from Emory University.
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