Elise Bishop | Director of Communications

Elise Bishop is an accomplished public relations and marketing communications professional, with deep expertise in media strategy, digital integration, crisis management and brand storytelling. Her career has included positions on both the corporate and agency sides of the house, lending her a unique perspective when working with clients.

In her role as director of communications at GFM, Elise creates and implements communications programs for clients across a wide range of industries, leveraging her experience, creativity and eye for detail to help clients share their key messages and effectively reach their target audiences.

Prior to joining the agency, Elise served as a communications specialist at DanoneWave
(formerly WhiteWave Foods), where she had her hand in public relations, social media, digital communications and issues management for the company’s portfolio of brands. Previously, she worked as an account executive at Full Picture, an award-winning PR agency based in New York City that focuses on fashion, beauty, lifestyle and entertainment. She also spent time as a PR coordinator at L’Oreal, providing support for the Maybelline New York, Garnier and Essie divisions.

A native of Colorado, Elise graduated from the University of Colorado Boulder with a bachelor’s degree in communications. She is a member of the board of directors of the Colorado chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. In her free time, Elise enjoys spending time with her husband and dog, skiing and traveling, and she has a minor foodie obsession.