Paula Gates, Senior Vice President and Business Team Leader, has more than 30 years of communications experience, including 15 years in television news management in the Boston market, and 15+ years in public relations, media relations, marketing, advertising, and promotion. She has worked in the for-profit and non-profit arenas, as well as on both the client side and agency side, with a focus on financial services and healthcare public relations. Paula is successful in national and international media placements for clients. She also has extensive experience in entertainment marketing, handling public relations and promotion for world-class performers including Tony Bennett, Liza Minelli, the Boston Pops, the Steve Miller Band, and the Beach Boys. Paula has a Bachelor of Science degree in Advertising from Arizona State University’s College of Business Administration, and studied for her Master of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism at Boston University’s College of Communication.