Amaris Jones

Communications and PR Lead

Amaris Jones

Amaris Jones is the Founder and CEO of the New York-based communications and marketing agency AmarisWorks, LLC. Amaris grew up in Hartford, CT and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Howard University with a B.A. in Public Relations and a minor in Psychology. She brings over a decade of experience in helping some of the world’s top global PR, media and marketing companies, including Edelman, Weber Shandwick, NASCAR and NBCUniversal, to help Career Girls break through the clutter to tell powerful stories and create programs that inspire, empower and drive positive change.


Three things I have learned from Career Girls: “One, that women can do anything, two, never give up and three, we are strong, intelligent and we have the power to change the world by working in the fields that we are passionate about.” – Isobel, Student

“I really believe that people are all planted with the seed of I am here to do something great.” – Claudia Rinaldi, Career Girls Role Model