Jennifer Nedeau Helm
Digital Media. Marketing. Communications.
Jennifer Nedeau Helm is a leader in digital marketing, advertising and communications. Over the past 10 years, Jennifer has developed complex, multi-channel strategies to build brand identity, capture new audiences and drive results for political campaigns, media companies, corporations and causes.
Jennifer has been featured on PRWeek's Innovation 50 list and her industry insights have been shared by CNBC, The Washington Post and Good Morning America. She has given presentations and speeches about media, leadership, and innovation at SXSW Interactive, The New York Times Social Media Summit, The National Press Club, Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School, and more.
Currently, Jennifer works at Facebook in Washington, DC where she is a Client Partner for democratic politics and advocacy organizations. Previously, Jennifer served as the Head of Marketing and Communications at Bully Pulpit Interactive (BPI), where she led the agency's marketing, PR and new business strategy across corporate, political and advocacy work. She joined BPI in 2012 and during her time there, the agency quadrupled in size, acquired and incubated several companies and expanded from Washington, DC to New York, San Francisco and Chicago.
Prior to BPI, she worked in New York where she directed digital communications strategy for Time Inc's news brands: TIME, FORTUNE, MONEY, CNNMoney and LIFE. While at Time Inc., Jennifer worked closely with the editorial and business sides of each publication to drive digital innovation, publicize news and political coverage and launch online products. Additionally, she helped to manage events such as the TIME 100, Fortune Brainstorm Tech, Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Summit and more.
Prior to Time Inc., she worked with several news and marketing agencies such as Air America Media, New Media Strategies (MXM) and America Abroad Media. Previously, she ran her own consulting company where she executed high level marketing and communications strategy for non-profits, venture capital firms, artists, emerging media companies and startups.
One of her passions is to advocate for women's equality and advancement in society. To focus on this, she organizes a group called La Coterie that aims to champion, encourage and support women through networking events. She also serves as an Ambassador for New Leaders Council and as a political partner of Truman National Security Project. Additionally, she is on the board of Thrive DC, a non-profit that helps the homeless and served as a member of United Way's Emerging Leaders Society.
Originally born and raised in The Haight Ashbury of San Francisco, CA, Jennifer left the West Coast to attend The George Washington University and has never looked back. She is currently based in Washington, DC where she lives with her husband. In her free time, she loves to travel, cook, write, read, run and spend time with family and friends.
Jennifer has been interviewed about her expertise in media, politics and digital advertising. If you are interested in contacting her, please email her at email@example.com.
Past Speaking Engagements
The New York Times Social Media Summit, Personal Democracy Forum, South by Southwest, The Smithsonian, Ohio University, Princeton University, Netroots Nation, The National Press Club, and more.
Past Media Appearances
Good Morning America, Columbia Journalism Review, CNBC.com, The Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, CNN, among other outlets.