From the Diary Of

John Fries

Creative, energetic marketing, communications, and media professional with more than three decades of strategic, creative, and leadership experience and a substantial track record of results.

I’ve held communications leadership positions at several major organizations, and have developed and implemented numerous successful initiatives.

Areas of deep experience:
strategic communications planning / team-building and leadership / creative direction / brand development / brand storytelling / media relations / community relations / crisis management / digital communications / website planning / content and social media strategy / writing / editing / design / photography / video production / advertising / project management / thought leadership

Long active as a writer, editor, graphic designer, and video content producer, my work has been published across a wide and diverse range of platforms. As a journalist, I’ve contributed numerous articles to a wide variety of newspapers, magazines, websites, and newsletters. Since May 2019 I’ve written more than 200 blog posts, web articles, online content pieces, and executive ghostwriting projects as a staff writer for one of North America’s top reputation management firms. Also in 2019, I launched BurghCast, an audio podcast that’s available on iTunes.


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