Media

Marshall Being Interviewed at ITE Press Conference

Marshall Elizer, Jr., P.E., PTOE, Executive VP of Transportation for Gresham Smith and Partners, is interviewed at the National Traffic Signal Report Card press conference on Freedom Plaza in Washington, DC. The purpose of the news conference was to increase awareness among policymakers of the need for additional attention and resources for traffic signal operations.

The Gillen Group works tirelessly to ensure that our clients’ messages are heard by millions through effective media use. We will partner with you to target and utilize the media outlets most conducive to your distinct needs.

The Gillen Group’s Principal & Founder, Cathy Hickey Gillen has been building relationships with transportation reporters, editors and producers across the country for more than 24 years. Our access to these extensive media contacts is one of the top advantages we offer to all of our clients.

Whether you are looking to educate, shape the opinions of Congressional leaders in Washington, DC, or promote an event in St. Louis, Missouri, we can help you employ the correct media outlets. We work with all types of media, including radio, television, print and online, as well as industry trade press and media covering Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.

The Gillen Group’s team is well equipped to help you break through the clutter by creating strong news stories that stand out from the crowd.

Greg Cohen Interview

Greg Cohen, President and CEO of The American Highway Users Alliance, is interviewed at a winter 2014 news conference at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, regarding safe winter road operations.

Our services include:

  • Message development;
  • Creating high-profile news conferences and other media and special events;
  • Creating and disseminating high-quality media advisories and press releases;
  • Personally “pitching” your story to our extensive media contacts via email, phone calls and social media networks;
  • Tracking and monitoring media coverage of your issues;
  • Preparing follow-up media coverage reports;
  • Drafting and placing opinion pieces;
  • Drafting and sending letters to the editor;
  • Organizing satellite radio tours;
  • And more!