Meet Elizabeth

Elizabeth’s work in journalism, global corporate communications, and media relations spans more than 20 years. She specializes in strategy development, crisis communications and management, media relations, executive coaching, and preparation, problem-solving, risk and corporate brand reputation management.

Elizabeth Harness

Founder & President

Elizabeth has spent the last 15 years working in the pharmaceutical and medical device industry as a global communications executive for Alcon, previously a Novartis Company, and the eye health company, Bausch + Lomb. Prior to working in the pharmaceutical and medical device industry, she spent more than a decade in journalism. She was a medical journalist for Nexstar Broadcasting (CBS) in Rochester, NY, and member of the American Association for Health Care Journalists, specializing in evidence-based reporting. Earlier in her career she held roles in broadcast journalism and health care public relations.

Elizabeth’s work in journalism and corporate communications has been recognized by the Associated Press, NYS Broadcaster’s Association, Emmy Awards, and the Telly Awards for excellence in corporate executive communications. She is a member of SAG-AFTRA and lives with her husband, Peter and their beloved Mog & Springer named Jasper and Monty.