About the founder
25 Years of PR experience, content creator, Communications partner
As the founder of Anne Taylor Communications, Anne Taylor Hartzell is a respected leader with a proven track record delivering results for experience makers and innovators in the travel, food & wine and technology industries. Founded in 2003, Anne Taylor Hartzell has built a successful independent consumer PR and marketing agency and an award-winning family travel blog, while raising two daughters with her husband in Seattle, Washington. From advising executives at big corporate tech companies and startups, to sharing travel and experiential adventures for leading travel brands, award-winning wineries and innovative chefs, she has powered the voices behind some of the most beloved thought leaders and brands.
Over the past 25 years, Anne’s authentic + integrated approach to communications has helped clients drive revenue and secure media attention in regional and national media outlets including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Wine Spectator, Forbes, Travel & Leisure, Real Simple, Washington Post, and more. Her deep relationships with content creators, freelance journalists, video producers, and photographers give her the ability to scale digital content campaigns without having to sacrifice senior-level support on every client engagement.
Anne is also a travel expert and has been featured on the TODAY Show and more than 50+ broadcast media outlets across the country. Her blog has led to partnerships with Disney, Expedia, Starwood Hotels, and Alaska Airlines, and speaking at large travel industry trade conferences across the country.
Born and raised in the PNW, Anne’s happy place is seeking out the next travel adventure with her family, preferably near the water and in the sunshine.