Heath Riddles joined Elizabeth Christian Public Relations with more than 15 years of public relations and communications strategy experience in business sectors such as government, the arts, entertainment and non-profits.
Prior to joining ECPR, Riddles was the director of marketing and communications at the Long Center for the Performing Arts, where he spearheaded institutional public relations efforts for tapings of “Jimmy Kimmel Live” during SXSW, as well as for visiting dignitaries such as Hillary Rodham Clinton, President Barack Obama and others.
Through his policy and government relations work, Riddles gained a sure footing in the realm of political advocacy and policy communications as well.
Riddles began his career as a television news producer in Austin and Oklahoma City, where he covered a wide range of stories including the Oklahoma City bombing.
His strengths are in media relations, writing, grassroots marketing campaigns, crisis communications and event planning.
Riddles holds a degree in journalism from the University of Oklahoma.