Ms. Tina Polite is a communications and public relations consultant with nearly 20 years of experience. Her skills have established and bolstered the careers of top CEO’s and public figures across the country.
Polite is a trusted consultant for high profile decision makers and a corporate strategist specializing in communications and media relations, brand management, reputation management, community advocacy, media training and crisis communications.
Most recently Tina served Bishop T.D. Jakes and the national faith community as Executive Director of Public Relations/Communications for the landmark 2013 Mega-Fest Conference, the largest and most successful Christian festival in the country. Under Tina’s PR leadership over 145 national publications covered the event resulting in more than 425 blog posts and more than 150 website posts with over 350 national and international press credentials being issued. More than 75 media outlets attended the taping of “Oprah’s Lifeclass” in addition to 400 subsequent TV segments and more than 250 radio spots. Culminating in an estimated audience reach of 70 million people and an estimated AD value of more than $10.5 million dollars.
“For those of us called to communicate, Tina Polite is a rare commodity. She has the ability to translate the intent of any organization into the language that media understands. Without her vast resources, you will remain fixed to the misunderstanding reminiscent of the Tower of Babel.”
Bishop T.D. Jakes
“Beyond the non-profit scene, she has provided media strategies to presidents of global business enterprises such as EMI Music, Putnam Publishing, Time Life, Time Warner, Thomas Nelson Publishing, Hallmark Corporation, Habitat for Humanity and others.”
Sherri Deatherage Green, PR Week Magazine
“Everything with Tina has to be done with style and in a first-class manner.”
Ofield Dukes – Ofield Dukes Communications, Washington, D.C.
In the corporate sector, she has assisted such companies as Ogden Corporation, Harrah’s Entertainment, Marriott Corp, Essence Communications, Cox Cable Communications, The Family Channel, Campbell & Company, and the Ford Corporation. Polite has also provided strategic business advice on a wide range of foreign and domestic issues, including welfare reform, community housing, faith-based initiatives and health care reform.
Over the past seven years as principal through her own boutique agency; Tina Polite & Associates, Tina works as a communications consultant and crisis manager for some of the country’s most prominent leaders and their organizations.
In addition, Tina is a member of the Public Relations Society of America, Women in Communications, The International Association of Business Communicators and the National Council of Women in Film.
You can contact Tina through her website: www.tinapolite.com