What people are saying…

Mergers, Acquisitions, IPOs

Kathleen possesses extraordinary perception, which enables her to be an exceptional communications professional. She is able to relate to all the constituencies necessary to deliver messages to the market with impact and differentiation. With her deep background, she acts as a mentor and coach to her clients to enable them to be more effective in all modes of communication. For any organization with a desire to increase accurate awareness, I wholeheartedly recommend Kathleen.”  

JOHN F. BURTON, MANAGING GENERAL PARTNER
UPDATA PARTNERS
Public Relations

“Kathleen has mastered strategic communications spanning Capitol Hill, the technology and health care markets, as well as nonprofit organizations. Editors appreciate her level of experience, and trust that she only approaches them with quality news — and, as a result, her clients enjoy broad print, broadcast and web coverage.”

GLORIA ZIGNER, SOCIETY EDITOR
ORANGE COAST MAGAZINE

“Over the past five years I’ve been fortunate enough to work with Kathleen on a number of non-profit events and I’ve always been so impressed with her professionalism, attention to detail, energy, organization and always being super enthusiastic with all projects. She’s a highly regarded PR expert and she’s on top of social networking like no other. I’m thrilled to work with Kathleen at anytime and have seen first hand the value she brings to clients.” 

Greer Wylder, Founder
Greer’s OC

“Kathleen has been, is now, and will always be a most valuable member of the Mercy House Board of Directors. Her knowledge of the business community and public relations is a resource few can provide, and hers is productive, innovative and very successful.”

WILLIAM E. BAKER, JR., PRINCIPAL
BAKER & BAKER, LAWYERS INC.

“In our entire 22 year history, no one has done more for Mercy House in terms of media and public relations. In a surprisingly short amount of time she took our agency from being relatively unknown, to the “go-to” agency on homeless issues, consistently providing us with local, regional, and even national exposure. The strategic value of her work has far exceeded even our most ambitious dreams.” 

Larry Haynes, Executive Director
Mercy House Living Center

“Kathleen is an outstanding PR professional. She has great ideas and is always thinking of creative, efficient, and effective ways to get the news out for her clients. She is reliable, consistent and committed to her clients, insuring that what is important gets into the right media outlets. 2130 Partners has thoroughly enjoyed working with Kathleen and highly recommends her services.”

Donna Frindt, Director of Development
2130 Partners

“Working with Janson Group makes public relations easy.  Kathleen understood our need with very little explanation, and then delivered beyond our expectations by securing publicity in the most desired places including print, radio and TV.  She has the connections necessary to get the story placed, and makes it seem effortless on her part.” 

Linda Kennedy, Director  of Philanthropy
Soka University of  America

“Kathleen does amazing things in outreach and PR. She is a gifted professional with intense skills, high integrity, and fun to boot. I only wish we had the resources to command her time full time!”

Jim McAleer, President & CEO
Alzheimer’s Association, Orange County Chapter