Executive Vice President - SPI Group (a Ruder Finn Company)
A skilled corporate communications and agency industry veteran of 35 years, Trish Nicolas leads communications strategy as executive vice president at SPI Group (a Ruder Finn Company). As an executive leadership team member, she provides senior counsel for clients and teams, tapping her expertise in communications strategy, brand reputation, issues management, story shaping, creative problem solving and audience engagement. Over the course of her career, Nicolas has provided counsel to more than 200 companies and organizations. Nicolas was inducted into the global “Ogilvy 50” for “exceptionally strong skills and exemplary contributions” and her team won the Ogilvy “President’s Vision and Values” award. Her creative work writing a kids’ rap that was produced as a video and TV commercial about COVID safety in 2020 won a national Healthcare Digital Marketing award and a Healthcare Advertising award.