Roger Gillott, the President of
Gillott Communications, is known for the breadth and depth of his expertise.
He has held high-level positions for more than 30 years, first as a
journalist, then as an in-house corporate public relations executive, and
currently as a strategic communications consultant. This perspective gives
him a significant advantage in effectively representing clients.
Most often, he is brought in by attorneys and financial advisers to position
their clients strategically in sensitive situations that have the potential
to impact business and reputation. With the media. With employees. With
Mr. Gillott has devised
communications strategies for public and private companies, as well as for
high-profile individuals and non-profit organizations. He has provided counsel
for issues ranging from crisis communications to general media relations; from
legal and environmental matters to government investigations; and from
financial and management restructuring to reassuring employees during unsettled
Before founding his own
consultancy, Mr. Gillott was a partner at one of the nation's top strategic
communications firms and was a senior member of that firm's Crisis Practice.
Prior to that, he was a public relations executive for a Fortune 200 company,
Occidental Petroleum Corporation. He directed corporate communications
involving major management changes, extensive mergers and acquisitions,
financial communications, environmental issues, industrial accidents, public
disclosure, and other critical matters.
Previously, Mr. Gillott was a highly regarded reporter and editor for The
Associated Press, primarily as its West Coast business, economics and labor
Control the situation, don’t let it
Whether you’re playing defense or
wish to seize the offense, Gillott Communications, a Los Angeles based
Crisis & Reputation Management firm, will help you through sensitive
We have experience counseling
attorneys, companies, nonprofits, executives, and public figures to deal
quickly and effectively with sensitive situations that can impact their
business or reputation. With the media. With employees. With communities.
We specialize in:
Crisis & Issues Management
Corporate & Restructuring
Feel like there will be rough water
in the future?
Gillott Communications works with
clients in advance to identify potential problems and provide counsel on how to
deal with them early. Because the best time to do damage control is before