Jodi Davis is a communications professional with more than 25 years’ experience in public relations, media relations, consulting, marketing, branding, event management and talent relations. Davis has developed strategic communications campaigns and led teams for media companies including Viacom and NBC Universal. She has represented numerous brands including Bravo Media, Nickelodeon, Syfy, Comedy Central, MTV and VH1, among others.
Davis was Vice President of Communications at Bravo Media where she oversaw series publicity and network campaign management. She also supported Bravo’s integrated sales, brand marketing and digital initiatives and ran lead on scripted development and select high-profile campaigns. Davis oversaw the team’s written communications including press releases, digital content for social media platforms, bios, talking points, pitch letters and internal and external correspondence. She also handled crisis communications, managed the outside PR agency and co-managed the department budget.
Prior to Bravo, Davis spent over 13 years at Nickelodeon as Vice President, Communications where she developed and executed the communications effort for Nickelodeon, Nick at Nite, Nick Jr., TeenNick and Nicktoons. At Nick, she managed the consumer press team and created and executed strategies for the networks’ program launches, media junkets, events, Upfront presentations, Kids’ Choice Awards, HALO Awards, World Wide Day of Play, on and off-channel marketing and major company initiatives. Davis also partnered with Sony/Columbia Records to generate press for all TV, music and social/digital pr initiatives tied to Nickelodeon TV properties (iCarly, Victorious, Big Time Rush, Fresh Beat Band, Yo Gabba Gabba, among others). She also partnered with the international press team, all internal departments and managed the consumer TV press budgets across all networks.
Additionally, Davis has represented many clients in the lifestyle, healthcare and pharmaceutical space including the rebrand for Northwell Health, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and Charity Navigator, among others. She helped create digital and social media campaigns and handled crisis communication for these client. Davis has worked with numerous executives and talent on building their image and increasing their profile.
Davis is a graduate of the University of Maryland’s College of Journalism.