Tal Wright provides clients with strategic planning and communication strategy services – as well as media relations, crisis response and content development. He enjoys the challenges of brand strategy planning, and translating complicated or controversial information into a persuasive story.
Tal established WT Wright Communications after a 30-year career at Georgia Power, where he served as vice president of corporate communication, which included managing the company’s advertising, marketing communications, media relations and employee communications functions. He also served as Director of Economic Development, where he supported the company’s Georgia Resource Center staff.
Tal provides services through other firms, including The Pendleton Group, COMM360, Jackson-Spalding Public Relations, and Cindy Miller Communications.
He is Accredited in Public Relations (APR) by the Public Relations Society of America. At COMM360, he has supported the Cobb Chamber’s successful Competitive EDGE program and its communication strategies for the Atlanta Braves’ move to Cobb County.
He supported Emory Healthcare’s efforts to obtain additional public funding for Southern Regional Medical Center, as well as marketing communications, media relations, and executive communications.
His healthcare experience also includes Athens-based University Cancer & Blood Center, Tanner Healthcare, and Southeast Alabama Medical Center, where he provided media relations, marketing communications, and copywriting for annual reports as well as print and radio advertising.
He most recently joined Jackson-Spalding Public Relations in its successful bid to provide communication services to the National Institutes of Health Yerkes Primate Centers. He also currently provides communications services to the Pendleton Group and its clients.