Stephen H. Coltrin
Chairman and CEO
Stephen H. Coltrin, Chairman and CEO of Coltrin & Associates, has given strategic counsel and communications support to executives worldwide and been the driving force behind all Coltrin’s initiatives for over 30 years. His counsel has driven growth and revenue for companies including
Burger King, Salt Lake City Olympics, Smiths Detection, Bain Capital
and others. Mr. Coltrin currently serves on the board of directors of the International Radio and Television Society Foundation, Quantum Leap Innovations and Clinical Ink, on the National Advisory Board of America’s Freedom Festival, and on the Advisory and Advancement Council of the Utah State University Journalism & Communication Department. Mr. Coltrin has received many honors, including the prestigious Chapel of Four Chaplains Award, the Leo Hindery Media Ethics and Values Speaker of the Year, and Honorary Vice Chairmen for Broadcasting & Cable’s Hall of Fame Awards.
Jennifer Coltrin Webb
Director of Operations
Ms. Webb, Director of Operations, has been with Coltrin since 2007. Ms. Webb is primarily responsible for ensuring client satisfaction by driving all media activities and maintaining clear communication channels with every client. Ms. Webb's role has included extensive work with health care trades, highlighting a variety of new technologies and currently includes global strategy for multi-billion dollar international technology firm, Smiths Detection, developing new international market media strategies for Quiznos, and driving U.S. branding media for Cold Stone Creamery. Prior to her current position, Ms. Webb served as a Director, Account Manager and Account Executive, developing media coverage for multiple clients and initiatives.
Vice President Human Resources, Client and Executive Services
Susan Surillo, Vice President of Human Resources, Client and Executive Services, has been with Coltrin and Associates, Inc. since 1998. She has served in various capacities of administrative handling and day to day operations for the firm and the executive management team. Prior to joining Coltrin, Susan worked for Union Bank of Switzerland in New York in their Investment Banking and Business Development departments as executive assistant to several managing directors. From 1982-1993 she worked in the reinsurance industry at Constitution Reinsurance Corporation in their Human Resources and then Claims department.
Senior Account Executive
Mr. Garcia has been with Coltrin & Associates since 2016 as a Senior Account Executive. He has worked with a wide number of clients, particularly in the restaurant/foodservice, pharmaceuticals/healthcare and technology industries. Among his key functions are earned media outreach, strategic corporate messaging, crisis management and client relations.
During his time with Coltrin & Associates, he has directly overseen and executed top-tier national media tours, promoted international brand and product launches, and driven PR results for clients in global, national, regional and trade media. Mr. Garcia is a graduate of East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania where he majored in Communication Studies and minored in public relations and media studies.
Senior Account Manager
Ms. Cloutier has been with Coltrin & Associates since 2017, formerly as an Account Executive and currently as a Senior Account Manager. Prior to joining the company full time in 2017, Ms. Cloutier worked as an intern for two years while completing her undergraduate degree. She has worked with a number of clients, particularly in the healthcare, security technology, and venture capital industries. Her key responsibilities include client relations, earned media outreach, media interviews, and strategic corporate messaging. Since beginning with Coltrin, Ms. Cloutier has placed several national broadcast segments on behalf of her clients, aided in the facilitation of multiple press events, and driven PR results for clients in global, national, regional, and trade media. Ms. Cloutier attended Marist College where she studied Communications (Public Relation) and Spanish.
Ms. Petrie started with the Coltrin team as an intern in August 2018 and was brought on as an account executive in December of 2018. Prior to joining Coltrin, Ms. Petrie was engrossed with the international community, mentoring, sharing, and working with people from a variety of backgrounds and nationalities. During her undergrad at Endicott College and later as a postgraduate, Ms. Petrie sought out many unique professional opportunities abroad which now brings a unique perspective and skill set to her team.
Her key responsibilities include earned media outreach, media interviews, and strategic corporate messaging. Since beginning with Coltrin, Ms. Petrie has secured interest, on behalf of clients, from top-tier print and broadcast, aided in the facilitation of media interviews and provided creative approaches for client branding.