Jessie Jury began her career as editor of Flower & Garden Magazine in 1996. This background provides a platform for storytelling, rooted in journalistic integrity, on which she bases communications strategy.

A strong researcher and clear communicator, she enjoys turning technical information into crisp, targeted copy.

Clients include non-profit organizations, Fortune 500 companies, the U.S. government, social enterprises, authors and professional membership associations.

Jessie develops social media strategies that help clients promote a positive image, crucial for gaining community support and engagement. She is especially adept at sparking online conversations and applying metrics to impact results.

A past speaker at the Social Media Summit for the Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau, she also works with businesses in the arts community.

Jessie provides marketing direction for HHPLIFT, a social enterprise that provides sustainable livelihoods and job opportunities for people with barriers to employment. She enjoys mentoring and providing training to communication and management pros on best practices for creating, managing, monitoring and developing content for social networks.