Joe is an award-winning public relations executive with a proven track record in providing strategic communication counsel. He specializes in preparing executives for challenging news media interviews and in helping subject matter experts distill complex information into something that can be understood and appreciated. He honed this skill while serving as head of Corporate Communications for the consulting and actuarial firm, Towers Perrin, for 18 years.
The PRSA honored Joe with the Silver Anvil, the PR industry’s highest award for business marketing communication. His years of experience have positioned him to propel significant brands to communications success, including major companies in telecommunications, entertainment and the food and beverage industries.
Joe derives great pleasure from coaching his clients, and “appreciates the opportunity to meet and work with so many professionals with diverse backgrounds.”
As a proud Woodstock Festival veteran, Joe appeared on Good Morning America to celebrate the festival’s anniversary. Today, he enjoys the simple pleasures of fine red wine and tackling black diamond ski trails, but not in that order.
The Franchetti group understands the art of communication, and the overwhelming importance of it. They teach you what good and bad communication does to your business and then skillfully teach you how to become comfortable with it and master it!
Jack is one of the most experienced media trainers with whom I've had the pleasure to work with….He is always well prepared with the media issues that our clients are facing and he is always well versed on the industries in which our clients operate… Some of my clients at the most senior level have said that Jack's course is one of the best that they've ever taken.
Suzanne’s ability to help speakers plan and deliver powerful presentations is remarkable. From corporate finance professionals to 17- year old high school interns, to the visionary Executive Directors of nonprofit organizations, I have watched Suzanne tailor her work to help her audience masterfully connect with theirs.
We have been able to improve public speaking, presentation skills, marketing techniques and media communications across our organization. Several of our local markets have found success by using the techniques introduced in the Franchetti programs resulting in new clients and business.