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Traci Stuart

Traci Stuart


Adept at helping clients to break through the noise, Traci brings more than 30 years of public relations and marketing communications experience to showcase professionals as experts in their fields.

Michael Bond

Michael Bond

VP - Media Relations

Passionate about helping professionals gain targeted and high-profile opportunities to share their great stories, Michael leads the Blattel Communications Sourcing Bureau, connecting clients to the media outlets covering the important sector trends.

Lydia Bednerik Neal

VP - Marketing Services

Inspired by the (sometimes surprising) interconnected nature of the world, Lydia offers clients strategies and support to "connect the dots" between their business development goals and marketing tactics for increased visibility and business growth.

Vicky Jay

Account Supervisor

With a diverse background in both legal and real estate/AEC sectors, Vicky understands how to capture and amplify each client's unique voice, so they can authentically share their stories with the world.

Michael Panelli

Michael Panelli

Senior Account Executive

A skilled jargon-buster, Michael helps experts effectively communicate their technical expertise to their desired audiences through multi-pronged media campaigns.

Stacy Schwartz

Senior Consultant

A public relations veteran, Stacy’s experience gives her keen insights into what messages and media strategies will resonate with reporters, editors, producers, influencers, and other key business audiences.

Peter Shaplen

Peter Shaplen

Chief Crisis Strategist

Peter’s first introduction with a company often comes at times of great internal stress while the organization spirals in crisis. His ability to actively listen and quickly gather and synthesize a tremendous amount of information enables him to craft effective responses and strategies that provide a clear path forward.

Ellen Blattel


As founder of one of the first public relations agencies in the country dedicated exclusively to serving professional services firms in 1990, Ellen's influence continues to be felt at Blattel Communications and, indeed, throughout the industry.

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LMA West Annual In-House Counsel Summit

On May 2, Blattel Communications’ Traci Stuart moderated a panel of in-house legal counsel from top companies to discuss their… Read More

LMA West Annual In-House Counsel Summit