Emily Porro brings her proven PR experience and passion for sustainable, responsible technology to RH Strategic’s social and environmental impact practice.
A seasoned communications strategist, Emily has worked with clients at every stage of the corporate life cycle — from startups to iconic global brands. Her focus on sustainable and responsible technology solutions that address the world’s biggest problems has led her to work with some of the most innovative and exciting companies in the fields of edtech, AI, sustainability, robotics, and fintech.
A University of Scranton graduate, Emily has held senior-level leadership positions at some of the most respected PR and communications firms in the world. In her more than 20 years as a PR professional, she has led programs that have defined industries, shaped messaging, educated audiences, and moved the needle for numerous companies and causes.
Samples of Emily’s achievements:
- Earning multiple nationally recognized awards, including the Big Apple, Sabre and Silver Anvil.
- Launching some of the most innovative startups of today and providing change-making leaders with a solid platform on which to build their brand, continue to innovate and make an impact.
- Shaping messaging for companies transitioning their business to fit into the “new world,” where making a difference is paramount and decisions must support equity and inclusion.
- Driving programs that elevate awareness for a company’s social impact, including foundations and donations to local causes, as well as offering strategic guidance to leaders wanting to create an official program.
I’m proudest of…
My hard-won experience, which is everything in PR. It’s built on being elbows deep with clients every day. Every experience, good or not, can shape the next. In my career, I’ve built a lot of pride on supporting important innovators, companies and causes. Now, being able to channel all that experience toward helping purpose-driven companies and leaders doing important work is extremely fulfilling. Being supported by the best and brightest, and those who have endless enthusiasm for their work and bring it every day, is the best scenario. It has the power to have a real impact and change the world for the better.