HL Group Partners, LLC provides marketing and communications services. The company offers corporate communications, brand development, media relations, reputation and crisis management, marketing mix planning, social media communications, partnership development, event strategy, and influencer engagement services. It serves fashion and accessory, fine jewelry and timepiece, interior design and home furnishing, beauty and fragrance, and digital media and entertainment; civic, philanthropic, and non-profit; food, wine, and spirit; and travel, hospitality, and real estate sectors. The company was founded in 2001 and is based in New York, New York with an additional office in Los Angeles, Califo...
New York, NY 10003
Founded in 2001
Robert Harwood-Matthews Joins HL Group as CEO
May 5 15
HL Group announced that Robert Harwood-Matthews has joined the company as CEO, effective immediately. Mr. Harwood-Matthews will report directly to the board of directors, and will become the agency's first CEO. Mr. Harwood-Matthews is one the most respected executives, with deep global experience across the communications, advertising and marketing landscape. Most recently he served as President at TBWA Chiat Day in New York, part of Omnicom PLC.
HL Group Launches HL Strategic Solutions, a New Division; Appoints Chris Giglio as President of HL Strategic Solution
Apr 29 15
HLGroup announced the launch of HL Strategic Solutions, the new division that specializes in corporate media relations, crisis management and due diligence research. The new division will deepen HL Group's expertise in strategic corporate positioning and advisory. C HL Strategic Solutions focuses on executive advisory, corporate communications and transaction research designed to elevate and/or protect a company's leadership position or an individual's credibility. Its expanded services includes managing corporate communications for a variety of legal or sensitive matters such as executive transition, litigation support, public affairs, labor issues, restructurings, issues management, market entry assessments and government investigations. It will also focus on public affairs and provide a research offering designed to support market entry and due diligence. HL Strategic Solutions' current client portfolio spans an assortment of industries, such as media, law, finance, retail, technology and real estate as well as academic and philanthropic organizations.
The company also announced that Chris Giglio, former head of HL Group's corporate practice, has been named President of HL Strategic Solutions and the new practice will be based in New York City. Mr. Giglio has more than 20 years of experience in corporate communications management, overseeing executive positioning, global media campaigns and reputation management for clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies to international financial entities to civic endeavors. He has held senior roles at Kroll, the international investigative crisis management firm, Freud Communications, Rubenstein Associates and NBC News and has represented celebrities, executives, athletes, high-net-worth individuals, corporations and academic and philanthropic institutions.