Hilary Donnell is an Account Director at FischTank, with a background in corporate communications for the technology, financial services, legal and professional services and healthcare sectors. Hilary has expertise raising client visibility among key audiences and shareholders through the creation and implementation of strategic public relations and communications campaigns.
Hilary has experience conducting executive media training, launching mobile and online applications, company funding rounds and IPOs, facility openings, market expansions and more. She has led thought leadership campaigns around hyper-niche topics such as the Affordable Care Act, intellectual property, cybersecurity, insider trading and white collar fraud, life sciences and real estate capital markets. Hilary also has experience with messaging creation and supported the rebrand of a global hygiene company, as well as the company's female-focused sports sponsorship. Hilary has also led client partnerships with nonprofits such as the United Nations and has managed C-level executive communications planning and campaign implementation. She has experience collaborating with global agency teams, client partners and working in tandem on dual-agency teams.
Hilary's work has resulted in clients being featured in The Associated Press, TechCrunch, Huffington Post, The New York Times, Bloomberg TV and online, FOX Business, Financial Times, Time, Money, Forbes, Glamour Magazine, CNBC, Fortune, BBC TV, CNN, to name a few.
Hilary earned her Bachelor's Degree in public communications from American University in Washington, D.C., with a minor in justice and law. Professionally, Hilary is particularly passionate about women's focused initiatives, healthcare, technology and the U.S. legal and justice system. In her spare time, she likes running, traveling, playing with puppies and exploring Brooklyn.