With over twenty years of journalism experience, Amy Fond coaches clients to be engaging, persuasive and confident communicators, no matter the medium. Whether you’re speaking to reporters, shareholders, employees or customers, Amy specializes in creating targeted, meaningful messages and teaches powerful tools to motivate your audience toward your goal.
Amy’s clients know her communication workshops are engaging, memorable, and insightful. Her varied clients repeatedly rely on her to boost communication skills company wide, whether in person or via virtual trainings. Amy pioneered Cameron Communications’ pre-recorded workshops, allowing clients to access her practical communications training on-demand through a series of informative, short videos.
Amy uses her newsroom knowledge to help clients navigate all types of communication, from the press to presentations, and turn tough questions into valuable opportunities. Combined with her PR experience, Amy knows where the news hook lies, how to capture audience attention, and what motivates an audience to buy what you’re saying or selling.
Amy began her career at WPVI-TV, the ABC affiliate in Philadelphia, moving to Fox News Channel in New York City, where she covered breaking news and feature stories. During her tenure Amy has interviewed celebrities, spokespeople, politicians and national newsmakers. She knows the types of media questions clients will face and how to anticipate hot button issues. Amy later transitioned to Public Relations, with Medialink Worldwide where she earned over a dozen of the industry’s highest awards and honors, including the prestigious Gold Sabre award – recognizing the superior achievement of a campaign to produce real, measurable results.
Amy’s a real pro and has exceptional talent….Amy’s charm, confidence, expertise and ability to command the room constantly impresses me and my spokespeople—it’s not easy to hold people’s attention in a long training but she does this effortlessly. Amy’s efforts have had an extremely large impact on MSCI and on the individuals she’s trained here!”—Melanie Blanco, VP, Head of PR, Americas, MSCI
Amy is frequently called upon as a key note speaker to represent women in communication. She has run media training workshops for colleges across the country including The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where she developed a series of webcasts to teach Executive MBA candidates and Communications Department Faculty.
Amy is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania’s Annenberg School for Communication. She lives in New Jersey with her husband and three children.