Ross Coyle is a Director responsible for creating and implementing targeted PR action plans that build brand awareness and heighten thought leadership for clients. As a former award-winning broadcast journalist, Ross brings a distinctive advantage to Harden Partners, possessing a knack for thinking outside the box and finding opportunities that help create a “buzz” for leading companies and start-ups alike. He understands the changing landscape of the media and has developed a solid reputation with both national/local reporters and bloggers. This experience helped garner coverage in top-tier outlets including, CBS Evening News, FOX Business Network, Good Morning America, New York Times, USA Today and Wall Street Journal.
Ross ventured into public relations after a long, distinguished career as an Anchor/Reporter making stops at stations in Atlanta, Miami and Providence. In 2004, he was honored with an Associated Press award while at WLNE-TV. Creating compelling work that captures an audience is what drives Ross professionally. During his tenure, Ross has served as primary client liaison, providing strategic counsel and applying communications and social media skills to maximize coverage and visibility for organizations.
Ross has extensive experience leading campaigns for innovative technology companies, non-profits, small businesses and financial services accounts, some of which include: Bank of Canton, NETGEAR and Salary.com. He has worked with a wide variety of clients, playing a vital role in the launch of Salary.com’s IPO, Bank of Canton earning Top Producer honors for three consecutive years and spearheading a social media campaign that helped grow the NETGEAR Smart Network Developer Program to over 4,000 members in its first six months.
Ross is an avid golfer and proud graduate of Boston University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Journalism and played football.