With 20 years of experience at some of the world’s most respected corporate communications and financial media relations agencies, Emily Porro specializes in corporate positioning, reputation management, brand building, corporate social responsibility, executive communications and public affairs. She has represented companies at every stage of the corporate lifecycle—from entrepreneurial startups to iconic global brands—providing counsel and guidance designed to build thought leadership and share of voice. Clients have included American Express, Bank of America, McGraw-Hill, New York Life Insurance, Charles Schwab, Fidelity and NASDAQ. Prior to consulting with Berns Communications Group, Emily served as a financial services practice leader at Makovsky & Co., a managing director at RF|Binder Partners and a vice president at Sloane and Company. She began her career in Ketchum’s brand marketing practice. Her programs have won Silver Anvil, Bronze Anvil, Big Apple and Sabre Awards.