ANTOINETTE WILSON
CEO/Principal
awilson@triumphcomm.com

Ms. Wilson is CEO and co-founder of Triumph Communications, Inc. Established in 1999, Triumph Communications, Inc. is a full-service strategic communications firm offering services in the areas of Coalition Building, Public Affairs, Political Campaigns and Media Buying.

Ms. Wilson is a strategist with special skills in organizational management, analytical thinking, problem solving and staff motivation. For nearly two decades, Wilson has represented numerous public and private sector clients, with an established record of accomplishment in community, government and public relations.

As a former Assistant Secretary of State for the State for Ohio, Wilson was responsible for the management of this state agency in the areas of communications, legislative affairs, field services, policy and the voting rights institute. Additionally, the Brunner administration was heralded for all efforts in the successful administration of the 2008 election in Ohio.

Wilson has served as a general consultant for over 50 campaigns at the local, state and national level. Wilson served as the general campaign consultant for the 2006 campaigns of Richard Cordray for State Treasurer and Jennifer Brunner for Secretary of State. In 2004, she served as the Ohio State Director (Primary) for John Kerry for President and the Ohio Political Director for Clinton/Gore in 1996. As the former Director of Training and Talent for the Democratic National Committee in Washington DC and as Development/Political Director of the Ohio Democratic Party, Wilson strategized and shaped efforts to foster, promote and develop hundreds of elected officials at the local, county and state levels.

In 1998, Wilson was a Women of Achievement Nominee for the Women's Information Network and was named a "Rising Star" by Campaigns & Elections. She is currently board chair for the Ohio Women's Leadership Council, a member with the American Sustainable Business Council, Columbus Chamber of Commerce and the National Association of Women Business Owners and a former board member for the American Association of Political Consultants Midwest Chapter, Hope Chest and the International Institute for Democracy.