Chris Olsen is a strategic storyteller and an inspired graphic designer who has devoted her career to connecting individuals and organizations using the power of words, images and experiences. After more than a decade broadcast media marketer and brand journalist, Chris launched a consultancy and began leveraging her behind-the-scenes media expertise to benefit clients.
Today, Chris Olsen Communications, LLC partners with organizations to develop and implement innovative marketing and communications strategies including branding, content development, copywriting, blogging, ghostwriting, technical writing, graphic design and presentation/web/social media graphics.
Areas of focus include economic development, education/museums, entertainment, financial services, food/beverage, health/wellness, professional services and science/technology. Chris is passionate about working with women- and minority-owned/led businesses, and nonprofits focused on equality, education and economic empowerment.
A Minneapolis native, Chris now enjoys life in the country surrounded by organic veggie gardens and her art teacher partner’s overflowing pottery studio. She spends her free time writing (her first book is currently a work in progress), and volunteering as a youth mentor for Big Brothers Big Sisters and Art Buddies.