Who We Are




Judy Roland, President of Roland Communications, helps clients to create clear, crisp, and compelling communications for both internal and external audiences.  From small-scale project to comprehensive initiative, typical client work includes:  




  • Communication counsel and planning - key message platforms, communication plans, change/strategy stories
  • Leadership communications - speeches, presentations, memos, by-lined articles
  • Web-based communications - content for websites and intranet sites
  • Internal/external marketing communications - communications to promote understanding and engagement of key audiences, internal and external; brochures, newsletters, client updates


Judy has significant experience developing and executing strategically driven, top-level intellectual capital projects for clients, including two books she wrote for the chairman and vice chairman of executive search firm Spencer Stuart, CEO Succession and The Human Side of M&A, both published by Oxford University Press.  Other clients have included GlaxoSmithKline, American Express, AXA Advisors, Frank Crystal Insurance, Intermountain Health Care, and NYU's Graduate School of Arts and Science.


Prior to founding Roland Communications, Judy was a Principal at Mercer Delta Consulting, LLC (now Oliver Wyman-Delta), a  consulting firm specializing in the management of strategic level organizational change.  She was a member of the firm’s Strategic Communication practice. 


Before joining Mercer Delta, Judy headed her own communications firm for ten years.  She has also served as communications director for executive search firm Egon Zehnder International and, earlier, as an account executive with a research-based public relations firm.


Judy holds a BA in behavioral sciences from Drew University and an MA in urban studies from The University of Chicago. 

"We've made a significant investment in our website, marketing literature, and intellectual capital over the years," the CEO told us.

"I have a tiny marketing budget.  How can I leverage it for maximum impact?"

"How do we feature our practice groups without confusing our identity and our audiences?"

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