A Conillian in one form or another since 2005, Chris leads Conill’s Public Relations practice. He also oversees corporate communications, agency marketing and serves as the Conill’s primary spokesperson. Chris also plays an important role in agency new business development and provides leadership on a range of business initiatives.
Prior to joining Conill, Chris was the principal of Traina Communications, which provided strategic and tactical communications counsel to clients in the retail and professional services sectors. His areas of expertise include strategic communication planning, program creation, executive communication, reputation management, media relations, change communication and corporate branding.
Chris’ relationship with Conill extends as far back as 2000, when he was VP, Director of Corporate Communications at Saatchi & Saatchi North America. He has also held leadership posts in the professional publishing units of Reed Elsevier and Times Mirror.