Kristen Leathers is a vice president at Version 2.0 communications, where she develops and implements communications programs that build clients’ brands and position them at the forefront of their industries. A media relations expert, Kristen quickly discerns the “so what” of clients’ innovations and capabilities to develop messaging and programs that support their business objectives and get them in front of the audiences that matter most.
With her impressive network of influencer contacts and knack for inserting clients into key conversations, Kristen leads her teams in conducting corporate, product, thought leadership and issues response campaigns. Her work for clients spanning industries including robotics, enterprise IT, marketing technology, energy and health care has landed coveted feature placements in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Bloomberg and the Financial Times.
Kristen joined the Version 2.0 team in December 2012 and has worked in both Version 2.0’s Boston and New York offices. She graduated from the College of the Holy Cross in 2011, earning her degree in English while fulfilling a rigorous liberal arts core curriculum. Kristen also spent time at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland where she studied arts and literature.