NinerNation Relations was established in July of 2014 by Dr. Alan Freitag, APR, PRSA Fellow in conjunction with Katherine Faulk and other students. The firm is composed of UNC Charlotte PRSSA members, who possess a passion for and dedication to Public Relations. NinerNation Relations takes on multiple clients and performs social media, media relations, community relations, promotion, event planning and other services for clients. Students take on roles as coordinators, managers, specialists, and firm director. Though the firm is overseen by faculty advisors and Universtiy staff, it is entirely student-run.