President, Apollo Communications
Brett is a veteran strategic communications executive with a 15-year track record of enhancing organizational reputations and building brands – from corporate communications and agency experience to legislative advocacy and public affairs. He has led internal and external communications for one of the state’s largest employers, served as communications director and press secretary for legislative leaders in the Pennsylvania General Assembly and has previously worked at a large full-service public relations and advertising firm based in Philadelphia.
A journalist by training, Brett began his career more than two decades ago as a newspaper reporter, working for news organizations in the Lehigh Valley, Harrisburg and the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre area. He earned multiple statewide journalism awards during his career, including for his coverage of Pennsylvania politics and government during his tenure as a a state capitol reporter in the Pennsylvania State Capitol Newsroom.
It is Brett’s marriage of journalistic skills – a nose for news and a knack for storytelling – with his versatile experience in strategic communications that differentiates him from his peers. From crisis communications to media relations, from employee engagement to building brand ambassadors, from strategic messaging to multi-media content marketing – Brett and the Apollo team pride themselves on surrounding clients with the right solutions to meet their goals.