Justin H. Wilson
Justin H. Wilson
Over a fifteen year career, the last ten years in Nashville, Justin H. Wilson has become one of the city’s most sought after strategic communications partners. He leads comprehensive, results-driven communications strategies for companies and organizations that are shaping the future of the region and rewriting what is possible in their respective industries.
As Managing Director of Public Relations at Hall Strategies, Justin oversees strategic communications, marketing and branding, crisis communications, community relations, social media and media relations for clients.
He has diverse multi-industry expertise which includes professional and financial services, logistics, law, healthcare, technology, nonprofits, and food service industries. During Nashville’s boom era, he’s helped build the area’s leading commercial real estate communications practices, representing billions in proposed and under development projects.
Throughout his public relations career, his work has been frequently recognized by peer and industry groups. Justin led client programs and projects have been named a National PRSA Silver Anvil finalist and won a Telly Bronze Award, a Communicator Award of Distinction, an LEA Global Marketing Achievement Award, and nearly 20 Nashville PRSA Parthenon Awards.
Before joining Hall Strategies, Justin was a vice president at DVL Seigenthaler, A Finn Partners Company. Before that, he served as director of client services for Seigenthaler Public Relations.
Prior to Nashville, Justin was a senior coordinator for the Political Affairs and Federation Relations Department at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C. In 2008, he played a frontline role in the execution of a $37 million national voter-education campaign which included television, radio and grassroots elements.
Justin began his professional career working in the Office of the Undersecretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs at the U.S. Department of State. He is a graduate of Auburn University, where he earned undergraduate degrees in marketing and English.
Justin was selected as part of Nashville Emerging Leaders class of 2015 and today serves as a board member for the organization. He is also a Young Leaders Council graduate (YLC, spring of 2013), an associate member of ULI Nashville, and served on the MLS2NASHVILLE committee.
Justin is on the board of directors and development committee at Siloam Health, a non-profit health care clinic serving patients who lack insurance or who have difficulty accessing health services.