Audrey Strong is Director of Communications for SalesFuel, with more than 20 years combined experience as both a public relations professional and major market television news journalist. Her award-winning hybrid background affords her a unique view of both sides of the public relations "fence" and a Rolodex chock full of media relationships. Her specialties also include rigorous media training, crisis communications, issues management, messaging, press kit creation as well as audio/video production. Prior to joining the SalesFuel team full-time, Audrey has run a nearly decade-old, successful public relations firm based in Denver. Her television news career includes time working at FOX Chicago, FOX Denver, CBS Chicago and a stint at the NBC affiliate in Honolulu.
Audrey views public relations as key "make or break" component and prong of marketing and regularly explains to stakeholders how it's a valuable tool and should be given a stronger place at the table within complex organizations. She has spoken on panels and mediated sessions at Denver's Public Relations Society of America as well as served as a Denver Board member of The Society of Professional Journalists. She graduated cum laude from Ohio University and when she isn't working, can be found on the golf course or in her vegetable garden.
2018 The Leadership + Talent Development Summit Speaking Topics:
The Top 5 Unbreakable Laws of Public Relations Every Leader Needs to Know
Optics are a vital consideration for every leader and manager. In this session, Audrey will help executive coaches teach their clients how to avoid PR pitfalls and some of the best practices for for reacting to publicly problematic situation, should it occur.