We Are Communication Architects

Building brand awareness through content creation and community engagement.

Lisa Neitzel

Deputy Managing Director

Lisa joined Porter Novelli via the company’s acquisition of Tsantes & Associates, a high-tech boutique PR firm, in 2001. Lisa is passionate about helping companies communicate complex stories in clear and creative ways. She specializes in strategy development and managing the implementation of programs and plans.

Some of her experience has included representing semiconductor and software companies such as Actel, Cirrus Logic, IDT, NEC Electronics America, Synplicity and Wireless Access. Lisa has also worked with social networking start-up companies including Althea Systems’ Shufflr and Gotelo Services. Currently, Lisa manages the PR programs for Renesas Electronics America, Hitachi GST, Harman International and HP’s Technology Development Organization within the Imaging and Printing Group.

Lisa graduated from San Jose State University and holds a bachelor’s degree in English.