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#MEETTHETEAM: Impact Welcomes Isabella Paquette

January 18, 2023

Here we ‘grow’ again! With a new start to a new year, we’re excited about bringing on fresh, new talent to the team. This time, we’re eager to introduce you all to the latest addition, Isabella Paquette, Impact’s associate account executive. Want to get the full scoop on Isabella? You’re in the right place. Read on to get to know her a bit better!  

How would you describe yourself in three words? 

Creative, patient, and resilient. 

What are you most excited about in your new role at Impact? 

Getting to know new companies, businesses, and individuals throughout the Hudson Valley and beyond.  

Tell us one thing about yourself that would surprise us? 

I am a Gold Medalist in Figure Skating!   

What is your favorite kind of food? 

Ice cream, pasta, and french fries – not together though…  

Who is your role model and why? 

Any female trailblazer! To name a few: Eleanor Roosevelt, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Taylor Swift…and the list goes on. These ladies have all defined or redefined life as we know it. I am proud to attempt to follow in their footsteps. They inspire me to be more ambitious and aim higher and they demonstrate the mindsets and behaviors on how to grow.

What are your favorite Hudson Valley hotspots? 

I love Coupe Champagne Bar in the Village of Wappingers Falls, Holy Cow in Red Hook, and Crafted Kup in Poughkeepsie.  

Favorite magazine or publication? 

Politico newsletters. As a former Capitol Hill intern, one of my favorite things to read each day are updates on what is going on in D.C. or Albany.  

What are you most looking forward to learning? 

Getting to learn new PR and media skills from some of the best of the best, my co-workers at Impact!