Lee Phenner

Boston, MA USA
Website: http://www.leephenner.com

Professional Experience

I am a strategic content and communications director, writer, and branding expert. I’ve held senior roles with Hill Holliday, Fitch, in-house organizations, and as a consultant. Clients have included Bank of America, Liberty Mutual, GE, Adidas/Rockport, CVS/pharmacy, Razer; nonprofit organizations including Partners In Health, Habitat for Humanity, MS Society of Canada, Ms. Foundation and Alzheimer's Association, and several colleges and universities. My background in journalism, creative writing and theater informs my expertise in brand storytelling and immersive experiences. I help clients create meaningful connections that communicate with clarity and power, build community, achieve business goals, and foster enduring relationships.


15 Years
Content Editor (online)
15 Years
Social Media
7 Years


10 Years
Consumer Products
15 Years
10 Years


Academia Administration
5 Years
Marketing (in-house) - Fortune 1000 corp. clients
6 Years
Marketing (firm) - Fortune 1000 corp. clients
15 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

15 Years

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Bank of America (10+), Covidien (6-10), Rockport (3-5)

Other Work History

VP, Hill Holliday; Director, Fitch Worldwide; Consultant - strategic communications; ACD, THD, Inc.; Journalist/News Anchor; freelance editor/writer.

Technical Skills

DIY web development


Dramatists Guilde of America

Computer Skills

Word, CMS (Wix, WordPress, etc.), Pages, Keynote


MacBook; digital camera; audio recorder.


Vic Cevoli; Rick Swanson; Ellen W. Griggs; Terry Vital; Michael Draznin


Hatch; ReBrand 100; Creativity; Communication Arts



Overview, bio, samples of branding, content strategy/editing/writing, creative direction of consumer, B2B, nonprofit, and higher ed clients. Digital/social media, print, broadcast, consumer environments, strategy, brand and communications architecture.