Our commitment to thinking wider has resulted in a unique business structure supporting a cross-disciplinary approach to our clients' business. A senior team of seasoned professionals leads three key areas of focus: engagement, planning and creative, which collectively house the talent and expertise necessary to deliver on all of the capabilities listed here.
Connecting with desired audiences is a complex, powerful and ever-evolving process. We can help you configure a sea of options into ideas and solutions that keep your business and your mission moving forward.
We offer full-service public relations capabilities, with an emphasis on strategic planning and reputation management. We're also accountable, approachable and amenable to doing whatever it takes to help our clients succeed. The results? A top 30 independent firm, dozens of national, results-based awards, the ability to reach audiences globally through our involvement with the Council of Public Relations Firms and membership in IPREX, and a Net Promoter Score (NPS) that falls within what the founder of the NPS deems the "world class" range.
Meet a few of our Public Relations team members:
Aaron Brown | Executive Vice President A career agency professional with deep passion for his clients' and the agency's success, Aaron plays a leadership role in Fahlgren Mortine's account management and operations, matching the expertise and specialties of the members of the Fahlgren Mortine team with each client's unique needs. Aaron is also an account architect specializing in integrated business-to-business marketing and communications campaigns. Programs under his leadership have consistently earned local, regional and national honors.
Marty McDonald | Executive Vice President Marty has an extensive background in travel and tourism and consumer marketing and is responsible for leading the firm's tourism practice. She provides strategic and operational oversight of account strategy development, program management, media relations, event planning, execution, program measurement, integrated marketing and communications strategy and business development. She's been recognized as a top woman in the public relations industry by PR News, is a national tourism section member of the Public Relations Society of America and her work has won many national awards, including distinctions from the U.S. Travel Association, Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association, Travel Weekly, Travel + Leisure, Holmes Report, PRWeek and many others.
Julie Exner | Senior Vice President Julie provides strategic counsel and campaign planning for business-to-business, technology, healthcare, and non-profit clients. Her work has been recognized three times in the past four years at the Public Relations Society of America's Silver Anvil Awards, and she is the agency's liaison to our international network, IPREX, which affords Fahlgren Mortine access to more than 1,500 highly skilled professionals in 100 offices worldwide.
As a former reporter and speechwriter, Julie brings expertise in writing and media relations to her work.