Jo has worked in the industry for more than 14 years and has a proven ability to lead international and in-market communication strategies for the world’s largest and most-trusted brands and organisations.
Jo joined Edelman in March 2011 and she is currently leads the Corporate Practice team in Sydney, a team of more than 20 consultants. She is a progressive and results driven leader with an ability to identify business issues and opportunities, and design and implement strategies that protect, promote and propel a business, to create value for all its stakeholders. She assists companies by creating positive business environments; navigating clients through the regulatory and reputational challenges that may impact their organisation.
Jo is incredibly passionate about placing Purpose at the heart of business. She has an unwavering commitment and goal to help build senior executive’s awareness about the commercial benefits of creating profit with purpose and helping organisations look for innovative and sustainable ways to use business as a force for good.
She is skilled at identifying, modifying and engaging external stakeholders on behalf of her clients to deliver mutual outcomes. As corporate communications specialist she also crafts issues and crisis simulation training programs for executives, manages reputational issues including product recalls and safety issues.