Lisa Zone

Senior Managing Director

PHONE: 216-241-4629

Lisa spearheads our Marketing & PR practice, helping clients define and implement strategies to tell stories and engage customers. She leads the firm’s major branding initiatives, develops product launch programs and helps both B2C and B2B companies harness the power of PR and marketing, including media relations, advertising and social media marketing programs. She also leads the firm’s own marketing efforts.

Lisa is past president of American Advertising Federation – Cleveland (AAFCLE) and an alumnae of the Cleveland Bridge Builders leadership program. She was honored by Crain’s Cleveland Business in its “Forty Under 40” program (2010), was recognized by YWCA of Greater Cleveland as a Woman of Professional Excellence (2012), received a Young Alumni Award from John Carroll University (2015) and was inducted into AAFCLE’s Hall of Fame (2023).

Specializes in:

  • Integrated communications strategy (PR and marcom)
  • Branding
  • Digital communications
  • Social media marketing
  • Special events strategy and execution

Involved with:

  • John Carroll University National Alumni Association Board (President)
  • John Carroll University Board of Directors
  • American Advertising Federation (Past president)
  • American Marketing Association


  • Cooking & entertaining
  • Traveling
  • True crime podcasts