Hunt & Gather is a marketing and communications agency with offices in New York and London. We partner with great companies to build lasting presence, develop valuable connections and secure real influence by crafting the right strategy and holding the right relationships both sides of the Atlantic.
Jolie has an extensive background building reputations for some of the world’s leading companies, which she brings to bear as Principal of Hunt & Gather. She served as Chief Marketing & Communications Officer for AOL and Senior Vice President, Global Head of Brand & Public Relations at Thomson Reuters. Prior to these roles, Jolie was the Global Director of Corporate & Business Affairs at IBM and served as Director of Public Relations for the Financial Times.
Jolie serves on the boards of Kilroy Realty, The Lowline, the Civilian Public Affairs Council for West Point Military Academy, and The Episcopal School of Los Angeles. She is active in the industry and holds committee and board positions for The Wisemen.
Tim specializes in consumer brand and public relations strategy, with a focus on creative activations. Prior to joining Hunt & Gather, he held senior communications roles at Weber Shandwick, Freud Communications and M&C Saatchi PR in both the UK and the US, working on a range of entertainment, technology, sports and FMCG brands.
Tim has extensive experience in consumer brand and product launches, with previous clients including Sky, Nike, BMW and Disney. He is also credited with leading successful sponsorship amplification campaigns including EE’s sponsorship of Glastonbury, Wembley Stadium and the BAFTAs, Foot Locker’s sponsorship of the NBA and Samsung’s sponsorship of The Olympic Games.
Laura built her expertise developing communications strategies for media and technology companies in the US and UK. Most recently, she managed thought leadership campaigns at Prosek Partners in London and managed PR for EMEA and US markets at Thomson Reuters. Laura has also held roles at The Royal Bank of Scotland and The Big Partnership, Scotland’s largest PR agency. Laura is a graduate of Edinburgh Napier University with a degree in communications, advertising and public relations.
Patrick specializes in media strategy and press relations. With a strong roster of media relationships in the US, Patrick has found success building the profiles of news brands, digital start-ups and individual personalities.
Prior to Hunt & Gather, Patrick held senior communications positions at High10 Media and Vocativ, where he directed and oversaw content promotion strategy and partnership development. From 2011 to 2014, he served as Manager of Editorial & Media PR at Thomson Reuters where he promoted the brand and its 3,000 journalists globally.
Patrick began his career as an on-air news reporter for the NBC affiliates in Charlottesville and Fort Myers, and has contributed to Rolling Stone, Billboard, The Huffington Post, and others as a freelance journalist.