Ellen M. Keiley, CPC, is President of EMK Consulting Group, LLC.
Ellen has over 20 years’ experience in the professional services industry, serving in public relations, business development, coaching, and marketing PR roles for both Boston-based and international firms and companies.
Ellen has written for Boston.com Global Business Hub, BetaBoston, Lawyers Weekly, The Women’s Book, and other publications and appeared weekly on RadioBDC’s Global Business Hub segment. She is known as an authority on networking, personal brand building, PR/Media Placement, marketing, and business development, has been quoted and profiled in The Wall Street Journal, Boston Magazine, Boston Common Magazine, and other media, speaks at National Conferences and events, and has appeared on television and radio. Additionally, Ellen has a column in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly entitled, “Ask Ellen,” a column in The Business of Law INSIDER, and had a previous column entitled, “Legal Tender.”
Ellen is active in the community and is Immediate Past President of the National Association of Women MBAs Boston Professional Chapter Board of Directors, serves on the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce Women’s Network Advisory Board, serves as a Vice Chair for City Year’s Legal, Women’s Leadership, and Real Estate Initiatives, Chair’s The Boston Club’s Member Engagement Committee, is a USA 500 Club Development Director, served as Co-chair of the 2016 and 2018 – 2020 Women on Boards National Conversation on Board Diversity event, served on the American Heart Association’s Lawyers Have Heart and Go Red for Women Executive Committees, served on the United Way Women’s Leadership Council (WLC) Executive Committee and as Vice Chair of Marketing & Outreach for the United Way WLC, is a Boston World Partnership Connector, and is a member of USA 500 Clubs, Open Hub, and Boston Facilitator’s Roundtable.
Ellen is a graduate of Northeastern University summa cum laude and is a Certified Professional Coach, trained by the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC). She is also a Certified Energy Leadership Index Master Practitioner (ELI-MP).
Ellen was named the 2018 No. 1 Business Development Coach and Top 2 Public Relations firms for law firms by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly. She is a past Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly Excellence in Marketing Award recipient. Ellen also received an Idealism in Action Award from City Year Boston.