Wendy Alpine – President
Award-winning media and public relations professional, Wendy Alpine, president of Alpine Communications, has more than 20 years’ experience in public relations, with an expertise in Healthcare, Technology, HR tech and SMBs. Wendy oversees all aspects of public relations for Alpine Communications, including strategic counsel, writing and editing, local and national media relations, planning and implementation of communications campaigns and content development.
With a solid knowledge base in many industries, Wendy has served global companies as well as small businesses, promoting a range of products and consulting services. Using her “nose for news” and key understanding of what the media want, Wendy excels at uncovering a company’s story and bringing it to light through media relations. From CNN to the Wall Street Journal to online news sites and blogs, Wendy’s clients have appeared in national business and industry publications in mainstream and social media. Prior to starting her public relations firm, Wendy worked for Kellen Communications, an international association management and public relations firm. She started her career as a reporter at the Staten Island Advance and Jamestown Post-Journal, and was a freelance writer for The New York Times and American Baby. A recipient of the prestigious Phoenix Award of the Public Relations Society of America, Georgia Chapter, and the International Association of Business Communicators Golden Flame Award, she is a member of the Georgia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America, the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce and the Technology Association of Georgia. With her expertise in healthcare and technology, Wendy leads promotional efforts for the Atlanta Health IT Leadership Summit and provides public relations counsel to the Southeast Chapter of the International Association of Human Resources Information Management. Wendy is a graduate of the State University of New York at Albany, with a Bachelor’s degree in French and Journalism. She spent her junior year abroad, studying in Grenoble, France, and living with a French family. While she hails from Long Island, Wendy is a longtime Atlanta resident and lives in East Cobb with her two children. Outside of work, Wendy enjoys keeping fit with running, cycling and yoga.