Catriona Pollard has over 20 years’ experience in public relations and social media – experience that gives her clout as both an industry leader and influential female.

In 2001 Catriona founded CP Communications, a company that merges traditional PR tactics with cutting-edge social media strategies that engage both consumers and businesses. Since establishing the company, Catriona has built it into one of Australia’s leading PR and social media agencies. She has created and implemented strategies for organisations such as Hilton Australasia, Macquarie University, The Jumbana Group, Lego and City of Sydney.

In 2015 Catriona was named as one of the top 50 most influential women entrepreneurs in Australia. She is also listed as one of the top 100 PR people to follow on Twitter, and is the creator of popular blog Public Relations Sydney, that has been listed as one of the top two business blogs in Australia.

Catriona is also a highly sought after presenter and keynote speaker. She is renowned for inspiring entrepreneurs and corporates by imparting practical skills and expertise, and has spoken for organisations such as TEDx, DELL, Problogger, Women on Boards, CEO Institute, City of Sydney, and University of Technology Sydney.

A woman of many skills, Catriona is the author of From Unknown To Expert, a step-by-step framework for CEOs and entrepreneurs to become recognised as influencers in their field.