Elizabeth Fairleigh is a results-oriented, public relations professional with more than 15 years of communications experience in the high-tech industry. Prior to founding thE Connection, she was PR Director for two Atlanta-based technology companies, one of which filed a successful IPO during her tenure.
In addition to in-house corporate PR, Fairleigh also has several years of agency experience working for an Atlanta-based firm where she handled several high profile clients in the retail and hospitality industries. She began her career as a journalist in Rochester, New York. Fairleigh earned her degree in English from Agnes Scott College where she was Editor of the school's award winning newspaper.
Fairleigh is a recipient of the Phoenix Award, presented by the Public Relations Society of America/Georgia Chapter, recognizing excellence among public relations practitioners. She is one of the Founding Board Members of CRMA-Atlanta www.crma-atlanta.org.
Fairleigh is a native of Charleston, SC and resides in the Virginia Highlands area of Atlanta with her husband, daughter, tail-less cat and 2 pet frogs.