GLADIUS IS MORE THAN A PR AGENCY
Skilled & experienced experts
We partner with you to drive growth, engage stakeholders, and protect what you’ve earned.
Business problem solvers
We leverage communications, engagement, and change management to deliver impactful outcomes.
We come from a wide range of backgrounds and are fluent in the languages of finance, operations, legal, strategy, and culture.
FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT
B.J. founded Gladius to help organizations leverage strategic communications to drive growth, engage stakeholders and protect what they’ve earned. He draws on two decades of experience leading strategic communications for government agencies, international private firms, and Fortune 500 publicly traded companies to deliver outcomes that drive growth and protect assets. Listen to B.J. on Evan Makovsky’s Leadership podcast.
A former chief communications officer, Rocky has advised CEOs of publicly traded companies, military flag officers, executives at trade associations, and college administrators, and even written for a former President of the United States. He understands the value of data-driven communications and the influence they have on business results.
A strategic partner at Gladius, Katy is a renowned expert in investor relations and corporate transformations, and the founder and CEO of Audacia Strategies. She has successfully led teams through mergers and acquisitions, IPOs and spin-offs, reorganizations, executive transitions, crisis events, rebranding, and much more.
David is a renowned business leader, speaker, and communications expert with more than three decades of leadership experience in business, corporate affairs, and communications. He is a strategic partner with Gladius, the founder and chief executive of the coaching and business advisory firm Nineteen88 Strategies, LLC, and a U.S. Navy veteran.
Joy brings decades of experience utilizing data-driven global communications and investor relations strategies. From shaping national policy and advising foreign economic ministries to devising campaigns, which enabled new industries to thrive, she has spent her career helping businesses and organizations exceed expectations.
PR & MEDIA LEAD
With nearly two decades of experience in marketing, communications and public relations across a wide range of industries, Eleanor advises companies on integrated communications & storytelling across the full spectrum of channels. Her advice to clients lives at the nexus of strategy, planning, execution and measurement.
DIRECTOR, CONTENT STRATEGY & CREATION
As a journalist turned digital storyteller, Katie has worked across fields and platforms — everything from network broadcast news to a Fortune 500 company to an international fair trade co-op. With 15 years of experience, her work has taken her from the East Coast to Southeast Asia and back. Her mission is to help brands find the perfect mix of videos, graphics and words to bring their story to life.
SOCIAL MEDIA & INFLUENCER LEAD
Paige is the social media and influencer relations lead at Gladius. She is the founder of Kylee Social and an expert in social media content strategy and management, as well as influencer marketing campaigns. Paige is passionate about helping clients develop data-driven, integrated digital presences that drive organizational goals.
Christine has been helping electronics industry suppliers build brand awareness, bolster
credibility, and foster trust since 2008 as both a B2B public relations professional and trade
media editor. She also has a master’s degree in English and a history of successful
collaborations with component-level to end-product suppliers, which she leverages to deliver
accurate, effective, and engaging technical content.
A marketing and communications professional with 20 years in the trenches, Suzanne relies on her successful career as a leader in content strategy and creation, directing high-level digital marketing campaigns, and producing effective websites in agency, corporate, and consulting capacities, to offer a unique blend of assistance in operations, advertising, and marketing.
Listen to B.J. Talley on Evan Makovsky's Leadership Podcast
Our founder & president, B.J. Talley recently appeared on the Evan Makovsky leadership podcast to talk about current events in communications, our two-year anniversary and some lessons learned for other communications professionals and entrepreneurs.