Serving as Director of Growthink's Expert Market Research Program, Bridget Quinlan has a broad background in public relations and marketing. Bridget’s expertise is used to work with Growthink clients across various sectors to develop and implement marketing and customer acquisition strategies.
As the public relations director and a member of the pre-opening team at the Elysian hotel, Bridget was responsible for introducing the property as the premier luxury hotel in Chicago and build awareness of the newly launched Elysian brand. In addition, she developed and implemented a comprehensive public relations and marketing plan, establishing national branding and generating positive media coverage for the hotel.
Prior to joining the Elysian, Bridget spent three years at the renowned Peninsula Chicago Hotel as the public relations and marketing manager, where she developed an aggressive and on-going media relations campaign that generated strong local, regional and national awareness of the hotel, spa and restaurants as well as directed the marketing campaigns for the property.
In her tenure as a public relations and marketing professional, Bidget has honed her promotional skills and established a strong rapport with local and national media constituents. With a depth of knowledge in this area, she is an exceptional creative and strategic thinker with a brand-focused mentality.
Bridget’s experience as a leader has proven to be a valuable asset to her community as well. She recently sat on the board of the Oak Street Council and was a member of the Greater North Michigan Avenue Association.
Bridget graduated from Loyola University of Chicago with a Communication degree.