Tessa Kurman Ali is a “boomerang” back to the Granite State after starting her career in New York City.
She brings ten years of experience working in the fast-paced public relations industry. She has worked on a variety of accounts, including Gillette, Excedrin, Benefiber, Sudafed, Pepcid, Bausch + Lomb, Reckitt Benckiser, Guinness WorldRecords and Sunovion.
Tessa has led national consumer and celebrity campaigns, including introducing new products into the marketplace and assisting brands with relaunches. She planned and managed a variety of events for different audiences, from consumers to bloggers to magazine editors. Tessa has also developed partnerships with key third party and advocacy organizations to expand her clients’ reach.
In her role at Montagne Communications, Tessa provides ongoing support and counsel to her clients. In addition to drafting press materials and reaching out members of the media, she develops and executes strategic communications plans to enable clients to meet their marketing and business objectives.
Tessa graduated from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University with a dual degree in Public Relations and International Relations. She currently lives in Nashua with her husband, daughter and lab/retriever mix.