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Dan Williamson

Senior Vice President

Community Engagement:

Governing Board: Children’s Hunger Alliance
Board Member: Experience Columbus (regional convention and visitors’ bureau)
Mayor’s Liaison: Central Ohio Workforce Investment Corporation (COWIC) and the Columbus Recreation and Parks Department

Expertise:

Public Affairs
Community Relations
Media Relations
Writing and Editorial Services

Dan is a master builder. Of trusting partnerships with clients. Thoughtful messaging platforms that inspire action. And an impressive network of relationships with the media and influencers. His leadership role at Werth is grounded in Dan’s ability to navigate the ever-changing interplay of media and message. With years of experience as a journalist and a public relations spokesperson, he innately knows the power of truth and genuine concern. He intuitively understands which questions lead to strong strategic plans. Dan’s expertise in crisis communication drives his particular strengths in scripting messages and coaching leaders.

Werth clients benefit from Dan’s network of government influencers, built over years as the Columbus Mayor’s Deputy Chief of Staff for Communications. As a multiple-award winning journalist, he is known for his work for Columbus Monthly and The Other Paper.

Dan thrives on the mutual respect and teamwork it takes to bring life to a detailed, assertive public relations plan.

Community Engagement:

Governing Board: Children’s Hunger Alliance
Board Member: Experience Columbus (regional convention and visitors’ bureau)
Mayor’s Liaison: Central Ohio Workforce Investment Corporation (COWIC) and the Columbus Recreation and Parks Department

Expertise:

Public Affairs
Community Relations
Media Relations
Writing and Editorial Services