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Mary Jo Romeo


With 20+ years of experience as a highly-regarded publisher and senior executive leading national sales, advertising, and marketing teams, she worked with top companies including Johnson & Johnson, Google, GroupM, Merck, Nestle, Proctor & Gamble, and Unilever. Mary Jo transitioned to learning and development in 2012 to utilize her business and communication skills to coach others.

A successful entrepreneur, she launched UP Business Communications, which serves tech start-ups, ad agencies, and media companies in New York City and serves as an advisor to the company. Mary Jo is a Columbia University Certified Executive Coach who implements the CCCP framework to achieve agreed upon goals and outcomes when coaching. Mary Jo is also a communications coach for Own The Room, a global training company.

Dedicated to giving back, and active in nonprofit women’s groups, Mary Jo has led training sessions and been recognized for her many contributions by the YWCA of Greater Charleston and She Runs It in New York. At MJR Coaching+Consulting, Mary Jo brings decades of valuable experience to her individual, team, and corporate clients, tapping into her considerable coaching and consulting expertise to navigate the transition and achieve growth.