CHAIRMAN & CEO, ALLISON+PARTNERS
Communications and public relations firm.
Scott Allison is chairman and CEO of one of the fastest-growing global communications firms in the industry. Allison+Partners was named PRWeek’s 2015 “Midsize Agency of the Year,” In2 SABRE’s 2015 “Most Innovative Agency” and The Holmes Report’s 2014 “Agency of the Year.” Scott oversees the firm’s international growth, while continuing to provide communications counsel to many high-profile executives and clients. Prior to founding Allison+Partners, Scott was the West Coast president of Connors Communications and a senior vice president and partner at The Gable Group. He also served as a supervisor with Direct Communications, a San Diego-based political consulting group, and as deputy communications director with United States Senator Pete Wilson. A patron of San Diego State University’s School of Journalism and Media Studies, Scott provided a founding gift to the Glen M. Broom Center for Professional Development in Public Relations and funds a scholarship that supports internship opportunities for students.