Lisa Johnson – Media Relations Specialist

Over the past 25 years, as a broadcast journalist and PR executive, Lisa Johnson has developed and maintained close personal and professional relationships with local, regional and national media contacts. Before founding Lisa Johnson Communications, she was an award-winning television news anchor and reporter in the Las Vegas, Philadelphia and Atlantic City markets. Lisa is also experienced in pitching stories to the media. As an Executive Board Member of Las Vegas Sands and Director of Brand Communications at The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino, Lisa developed strong relationships with top representatives from gaming, business, travel and entertainment media across the nation.

At The Venetian Las Vegas, Lisa oversaw the strategic development and media/marketing plans for the development and openings of entertainment productions, restaurants, retail outlets and some of Las Vegas’ highest-profile special events. Some of those included Blue Man Group, Tao Restaurant and Nightclub, the elite VIP Paiza Club, as well as special events such as the international Estee Lauder Pink Event and Macao Week.

With her Broadcast Journalism experience, Lisa prides herself in translating clients’ goals into tangible feature ideas that are relevant to today’s multi-media platforms.

Lisa is also the Contributing Editor to New Jersey LifeStyle magazine.  She is also the Communications Advisor for Global Gaming Magazine.  She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with a degree from Wharton in Entrepreneurial Management.