Our team is made up of first-rate media, content and digital counselors and communications professionals who create and execute proactive internal and external communications programs. We are born communicators with varied backgrounds that include work in corporations, news organizations, non-profits and NGOs. We bring this diverse experience to bear for our clients each and every day.
Our deep bench of senior communications leaders is actively involved in day-to-day work. Supported by a diverse, talented team, we are equipped to manage any communications challenge or opportunity.
Over the past 30+ years, Nick has worked with hundreds of leading corporations, non-profits and academic organizations and their leadership teams to enhance, protect and restore their reputations. With a hybrid background that includes leadership roles at multinational corporations and public relations agencies, Nick helps clients address their most pressing opportunities and challenges. In his role as CEO of Reputation Partners, Nick oversees the strategic direction of the firm, leads the firm’s business development efforts and serves as senior client counsel to a number of clients.
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Founder & CEO
Andrew is responsible for leading Reputation Partners’ team and serves as one of the firm’s top client crisis counselors. Andrew works with clients on strategic communications, proactive and reactive crisis and issues preparedness and reputation management programs.
Andrew joined Reputation Partners after five years at Edelman where he was Senior Vice President, Crisis & Risk Management and Public Affairs Lead for the Chicago office. While at Edelman, Andrew managed issues campaigns and crisis communications for a variety of local, national and global clients, across a wide range of sectors, providing tactical execution, campaign leadership and strategic counsel.
Prior to his time at Edelman, Andrew spent 14 years working in state and federal government, most recently serving almost four years as chief of staff for the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO), the lead state agency for economic development.
Andrew’s experience ranges from front-end crisis preparedness, campaign development and management and corporate positioning to stakeholder communications and labor relations. Andrew’s expertise also includes all types of message and media trainings from tabletop exercises to rapid crisis response.
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Executive VP & General Manager
For more than 30 years, Jonathan Wootliff has specialized in helping multinational corporations build productive relationships with NGOs, advocacy and activist groups through effective engagement. He evaluates the risks of corporations being exposed to public controversy, explores viable ways for senior corporate managers to meet stakeholders’ expectations and identifies opportunities for establishing mutually beneficial partnerships.
Director, Corporate Accountability
Paige designs and executes digital strategies that elevate brand visibility and increase engagement to achieve operational goals. She’s supported communication efforts for a broad range of local, national and international clients across a variety of sectors including food and beverage, finance, tech and healthcare, and more. She specializes in digital content strategy and creates multi-faceted digital programs to address some of our client’s biggest challenges, including recruitment and retention, reputation management, thought leadership and more.
Vice President – Head of Digital Strategy
Michael has 11 years of experience in public affairs, corporate and crisis communications, media relations and integrated brand reputation strategy. Michael began his public affairs and strategic communications career working with U.S. Congressman Tom Petri and at a Madison, WI public affairs firm.
Then, Michael transitioned to working at integrated marketing and global public relations firms, servicing clients ranging from Fortune 500 enterprises to startup and public sector organizations. The diverse client mix encompasses corporate, technology, consumer, corporate social responsibility, financial services and enterprise industries.
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