Dana Phelps, chief executive officer of Clairemont Communications, has more than 25 years of experience in public relations and marketing. She leads her team to create award-winning campaigns that blend traditional communications and social media. Since launching in 2010, Clairemont has been honored with 250 industry awards.
Prior to launching Clairemont, she served as a senior vice president and global consumer practice group co-chair of Fleishman-Hillard. In addition to her agency work, Dana has held corporate communications positions, including the role of key lieutenant to Nortel’s chief marketing officer where she was responsible for global planning and integration of all marketing functions.
Dana is a Triangle Business Journal Women in Business and 40 under 40 awards recipient. She was a cast member of the Listen to Your Mother Raleigh-Durham show and selected as a storyteller for Raleigh’s first Converging Stories series.