COLETTE A.M. PHILLIPS

President & CEO, Colette Phillips Communications, Inc.

Phillips, Colette“Savvy,” “dynamic,” “a pioneer” and a “visionary,” are words used to describe Ms. Phillips, President and CEO of Colette Phillips Communications, Inc.; one of Boston’s leading public relations and marketing communications firms. A risk-taker and enterprising person, Ms. Phillips refuses to be defined or confined by traditional barriers of gender and race.

She pioneered inclusion and multicultural marketing in the Boston/New England region. She is widely respected and recognized for her amazing ability to build bridges and create cross-cultural and inter-racial social networks and connections. Today, her company, Colette Phillips Communications, Inc. (CPC) has earned the position of being listed as one of the 25 top PR firms in Massachusetts.  Colette has extensive experience working with mission-focused organizations, non-profits and foundations on community and grass roots engagement, social marketing and implementing high-level strategic media relations campaigns.

Her breadth of experience spans three decades of counseling major corporations, non-profit institutions, c-level executives, celebrities and world leaders as well as successfully managing and overseeing public relations, brand management and inclusion/multicultural marketing campaigns for a number of distinguished clients.

She has earned the enviable position of being named three times (2008, 2007 and 2005) as one of the top 10 public relations specialists in Boston by Boston Women Business.  She is a tireless social entrepreneur, a connector and advocate, civic leader and champion for the development of women and people of color.