An Active Presence in Chicago Will Help the Firm Better Serve Financial, Technology and Consumer Clients throughout the Midwest and Canada
CHICAGO – November 2, 2017 – JConnelly, a leading communications firm, today announced the opening of its Chicago office, the firm’s fourth location nationwide.
“Chicago has always been important to us, our clients, to media and influencers and is at the crossroads of the industries and communities we work with every day,” said Jennifer Connelly, founder and CEO of JConnelly. “We are excited to establish roots in Chicago, a leading global financial center, a thriving technology hub and the third largest media market in the country.”
JConnelly’s Chicago space is located within 1871, Chicago’s center for technology and entrepreneurship, housed in the iconic Merchandise Mart. The office is at the center of the city’s flourishing digital startup scene and established financial and commercial districts.
“Our new location perfectly reflects who we are as a company: global, modern, innovative and consumer-oriented with deep roots in finance,” said Michelle Pittman, JConnelly’s Chief Strategy Officer. “We are excited to join the vibrant entrepreneurial community at 1871 and look forward to expanding and cultivating new relationships with clients, prospects and press throughout the Midwest and Canada.”
With its new location, JConnelly is positioned to service clients in core sectors including finance, technology, and consumer, which encompasses the luxury, lifestyle and entertainment industries.
In Chicago, JConnelly welcomes Molly Stamer to lead business development in the Midwest region. Ms. Stamer is joined by Mathew Murchison, who serves in the newly created role of Senior Controller.
JConnelly is actively recruiting for its Chicago location, as well as for its headquarters in New York City and office in Parsippany, N.J. To see available positions, visit jconnelly.com/careers.
JConnelly is a communications and marketing firm working with brands to help them expand awareness, connect and engage with clients and stakeholders, influence change, amplify online presence, and build community. JConnelly’s professionals navigate the complex world of communications to effectively design and execute campaigns that are mission driven and deliver business-critical results. For more information, visit jconnelly.com.