Monica Helbano

PRINZ member

Monica Helbano joined the HMC Communications team fresh out of Waikato University.

Having studied public relations and leadership communication, Monica is keen to start her professional communications journey amid the buzz of agency activity. A passion for making a difference led her to pursue a career in public relations.

While at university, Monica gained communications experience as president of the Management Communications Students' Association (MCSA) and through her various roles coordinating leadership programmes for high school students.

When she's not in the office, you'll find her in a cafe or running to a cafe.

Monica's Key Strengths:

  • Event Management
  • Social media
  • Discovering creative solutions

Three things you didn’t know about Monica:

  1. She can make a crocodile out of fondant
  2. She can say the world’s longest place name: Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokaiwhenuakitanatahu
  3. She wants to speak on TED before she dies