Serving corporate and nonprofit leaders with strategic counsel while mentoring their communications teams to drive the success of the enterprise in challenging or rapid-growth environments. Building brand, protecting reputation through proactive media relations and consistent internal engagement. Exceptional crisis management skills. Financial, legal and technology issue expertise.
Leveraging skills, experience and judgment gained from senior roles at three global corporations with well-established brands, Jon has consulted for leaders in a variety of industries, including automotive, clean tech, financial services, professional services, health care and not-for-profit for reputation management and brand building.
Learned the art and science of media relations and strategic communications in increasingly responsible management roles at Ford Motor Company over more than 20 years:
As VP-Communications at commercial truck and engine manufacturer Navistar:
As VP-Communications at global executive search and leadership advisory firm Heidrick & Struggles: