Leslie Griles has been building relationships with some of the nation’s leading companies, music and entertainment properties for more than 17 years.
In 2014 Leslie turned her attention towards LGImpressions, LLC, an independent consultancy specializing in Public Relations and Brand Partnerships. She views her role like a strategic matchmaker by considering strategy, creative and business goals to find the right opportunities for her clients.
A veteran of The Martin Agency, Leslie has worked with dozens of familiar brands including Walmart, Hanes, Moen, Benjamin Moore, Norwegian Cruise Lines, Fuze Beverages, HGTV, E!, The Discovery Network, Braun, Hamilton Beach, Thomasville and Target Stores.
Leslie has conducted award-winning campaigns for some of America's most recognized attractions including The Smithsonian, The John F. Kennedy Memorial Library, George Washington's Mount Vernon and James Madison's Montpelier.
In 2012, Leslie was honored for her work with The American Cancer Society and The Mom Complex as one of Richmond's "Top 40 Under 40."
Her work has been featured on the front page of The New York Times, in The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Time, Newsweek, The Washington Post, Architectural Digest, Forbes, Fortune, Fast Company and on The Today Show, Oprah, CNN, C-SPAN, Good Morning America and the CBS Nightly News.
Prior to joining The Martin Agency, Leslie spent several years in Washington, D.C. where she worked for The Podesta Group and C-SPAN.
Leslie is a member of ASK Childhood Cancer Foundation's Board of Directors. She and her family reside in Richmond, Virginia.