Elyse is a results-driven PR strategist and media relations expert with more than 25+ years of experience working with companies ranging in size from start-ups to large corporations. She specializes in media strategy, outreach and developing pitches for companies who want to get noticed, especially those in the technology, security and healthcare IT markets.
During her career, Elyse has placed hundreds of stories in publications such as the Wall Street Journal, NY Times, Boston Globe, Forbes and top IT trades such as CIO, WIRED, InfoWorld, Healthcare IT News, Modern Healthcare, Security Magazine, Dark Reading and more. She has also secured client appearances on TV news outlets including 60 Minutes and local cable news stations.
Elyse works to position clients’ stories in the right media outlets and amplify the messages through social, search and other digital strategies. She has guided clients through periods of rapid growth, IPOs, acquisitions, divestitures and other corporate milestones. Elyse couples her extensive relationships with editors and analysts with her relentless drive and determination to get results.
Elyse holds a bachelor's degree from Cornell University with a concentration in communication arts and marketing. She is a certified Yoga, Pilates, and Spinning instructor and has been teaching for more than 25 years.
George has 25+ years of communications experience in a variety of high-technology journalism, marketing communications and public relations roles. During his extensive career, George has developed and managed high-impact public relations programs for both established and emerging high-tech companies primarily focused in the healthcare, cybersecurity and software space. He has assisted clients through periods of rapid growth, IPOs, acquisitions, divestitures, and other corporate milestones.
George couples the experience he brings with mastery of most advanced Web-based PR research tools and resources. This capability provides clients with the most extensive and comprehensive knowledge of editors and influencers who cover high-tech and business issues.
Previously, George was senior public relations manager at Dun & Bradstreet Software, where he managed worldwide PR and event program development for a $500 million D&B division. He also developed and implemented an award-winning worldwide (10 countries) integrated marketing program with direct marketing, PR and event components that enhanced customer relationships and built market position awareness.
Prior to D&B Software, he was public relations manager for McCormack & Dodge, Dun & Bradstreet Software's predecessor. Previously, he was a copy editor at Computerworld. George earned a bachelor's degree in history from Union College and a master’s degree in journalism from Boston University.
Amelie Gardella Johnson
Amelie has 25+ years of high-tech public relations experience. She has strong background in the healthcare industry and has worked in several healthcare settings, including 6 years of medical research at the New England Deaconess Hospital, Mass. General Hospital and the Harvard School of Public Health.
During the past 15 years, Amelie has managed and worked on several healthcare IT accounts with Results PR including Caradigm, Artificial Medical Intelligence, FitLlinxx, AbilTo, and the British Medical Journal.
Amelie specializes in developing comprehensive communications programs ranging from small start-up companies to large publicly held companies. She has also highly skilled in developing, managing and executing company and product positioning strategies; crisis communications strategies; spearheading company and product launches; managing and conducting industry analyst programs; crisis management strategies, and executing media campaigns with the technology trade press and the local and national business press.
Previously, she spent nine years at Copithorne & Bellows (C&B), now Porter Novelli. At C&B, where she played major roles on several well-known companies, including EMC Corp., PLATINUM Software, Sterling Commerce, Leading Edge, as well as divisions of AOL, IBM and HP. Prior to C&B, she held PR positions at Mullen Advertising, McCormack & Dodge (Dun & Bradstreet Software) and Cullinet Software, Inc. Amelie holds a bachelor's degree in biology from Wheaton College.
Kelly brings to Results PR more than 20 years' experience in social media, high-tech sales and marketing. Kelly's specialties include digital marketing—web-site content creation, social media and email marketing/newsletters.
Her career includes positions at Genesys Software, Wang Laboratories and PictureTel (now Polycom), where she held responsibilities in pre-sales, call center management, channel/partner marketing, database management and corporate marketing.
Kelly regularly provides marketing consultation to small and medium-size businesses poised for growth. She holds a bachelor's degree in business administration with a concentration in marketing from Salem State University and a master's degree in business administration from Southern New Hampshire University.