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Your story matters.

If you are not telling it, your competitors will do it for you, but in way you won’t like. You need to tell your story in a compelling way and control the message.

I will help you do that so you can:

  • Raise brand awareness
  • Change public perceptions
  • Launch new products or services
  • Become recognized as a thought leader, and more

I do this by…

I offer 40 years’ experience as a writer, editor, photographer, communications executive, public relations counselor and social media manager.

I work efficiently with minimal supervision and price my services fairly to deliver great value.

Thank you for taking the time to visit my website. Please contact me for a free consultation or a proposal.


Ellis B. Simon

Good stories, well told.

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Working in Higher Ed: Great Crisis Communications Training

If you’ve worked in higher education public relations you know life on campus never gets dull. All sorts of crisis situations will confront you. Just this week, the Binghamton University community was shaken by the second murder of a student within five weeks. Some 70 miles to the north, my alma mater, Syracuse University, suspended a fraternity after a video surfaced that contained lewd behavior as well as racist, anti-Semitic, homophobic and sexist comments. More.



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“A picture is worth a thousand words.” Visuals are an essential part of storytelling. As an experienced photographer, I can not only take pictures, but advise on choosing the images that will enhance your story and get editors to take notice. See more samples of my work on my Smugmug site.