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Ellis Metz

Ellis Metz

Senior Advisor

Ellis Metz brings our firm’s clients years of experience in local and business-focused journalism, fueled by a passion for telling stories and building reputations in a creative, compelling way. From print to social media, Metz combines his experience and passion to effectively reach the right audiences with the right messages.

Metz began his career at PMT Publishing in Mobile, Alabama, as assistant editor for Mobile Bay Magazine, where he developed an engaged readership through his stories and active presence on social media. In addition to being a regular contributor to business magazines, Metz’s background also includes work for Marketing 24/7 Inc., providing strategic communications with the launch and branding of healthcare startups.

Metz serves on the junior board for STARS, a Nashville-based nonprofit that supports young people through social and emotional obstacles. He is also a mentor to a group of local high school seniors through tnAchieves.

Metz graduated summa cum laude from the University of Alabama’s public relations program. During his time at UA, he served as a founding editor for the campus’s first digital newspaper.