Carol Ann Kell's media training was, in a word, brilliant! Carol Ann targeted my organization's exact needs, applying incisive guidance and highly constructive coaching. She has the ability to make you feel comfortable while providing honest feedback and advice, and I made significant progress within a few short hours.
Sarah Lewis, Executive Director, Tax Justice Network USA, Washington DC and London UK
Thank you so much for your incredible coaching today- I really feel like I “get” what I’m doing wrong and what I can do to fix it in a way I never did before. Your advice was spot on and so easy to understand. I’m exhausted, which is a good sign…it was great. Thank you!
Tiffany Neill, Lautman, Maska, Neill & Co, Washington, DC 20036
Kell & Associates gave trainees great insight into how the media thinks and what they expect from us. Under the dynamic and thoughtful direction of Carol Ann Kell, our spokespersons learned how to craft their message and communicate it with confidence and clarity, in all types of situations. The training was an excellent use of our resources.
Stacy Simpson, Vice President, Communications, IAC Corp, New York, NY
As a litigator, I am often contacted by reporters who ask tough questions about high-profile client matters. Your advice on how to deal effectively with the press when clients are facing a potential public relations crisis has been invaluable.
Jane Dalton, Esq., Partner, Duane Morris, Philadelphia, PA
Carol Ann has deep experience in packaging and delivering messages effectively. She is easy to work with, responsive to her client's unique situations and needs, and provides very helpful feedback and suggestions.
Carol S. Larson, President and Chief Executive Officer, The David and Lucile Packard Foundation, Los Altos, CA
Carol Ann Kell’s years as a journalist combined with her seasoned training skills give clients one of the best media training experiences they can get. She is savvy about reading people’s comfort levels, needs, and personalities, and succeeds at getting each individual to speak more clearly and think on their feet with ease.
Carol Schadelbauer, Vice President, and Director, Health and Science Advocacy Team, Burness Communications, Bethesda, MD
Carol Ann Kell has an international perspective and her coaching addresses the nuance of cross-cultural communication. The training's emphasis on role play, instant visual and verbal feedback and real world communication skills made a significant contribution to our advocacy efforts