Helen Burness is truly a woman who wows, and I am so excited to feature her in this series. I met her – where else? – on LinkedIn! I am such a fan of her posts on every social media channel and so thankful that social brought us together from across the pond.

After many years at the forefront of change in legal, she set Saltmarsh Marketing to champion innovative founders and businesses in legal to give them a powerfully recognisable voice. Her work involves crafting strategies and plans, developing distinctive brands, creating memorable campaigns, building stand-out websites and harnessing the power of social media on the company, the founder and team level.

Helen is also CMO of She Breaks the Law, a global community of women change makers who are passionate about the power of innovation and collaboration.

You can follow Helen on social media on LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and TikTok (Helenloves80s).

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Meet Caroline Hennessy, the next Woman Who Wows. Caroline is the CEO and owner of Ideator Marketing.

Caroline provides marketing consulting services to organizations across the country. Serving as outside marketing communications director, she develops customized marketing programs based on sound strategy, actionable plans and measurable ROI.

She has spent her career helping clients

I am a huge fan of Dimitri Mastrocola’s LinkedIn posts. If you are not following Dimitri on LinkedIn, you should. His posts are full of insights and advice on how to succeed as an in-house counsel but can be applied more generally to most business professionals.

As one commenter of this post on LinkedIn

Michelle De Blasi is an environmental and energy attorney based in Scottsdale, Arizona who has decades of experience and relationships assisting clients obtain successful results with their environmental, natural resource and energy projects. She has both government and “Big Law” experience to her private practice. Learn more about her in this Women Who Wows profile.

Pam Tobias has more than 15 years of legal marketing experience, with a focus on CRM and other marketing technologies. For the last 15 years, she has focused specifically on LexisNexis InterAction, working with business development, events, communications and other teams to align the database for business planning, key account management and other vital marketing, business development and firm initiatives. She also specializes in repositioning misunderstood (or failed) systems working closely with marketing, business development and IT.

As a Client Advisor at LexisNexis, she focuses on helping clients be successful with
their marketing and business development initiatives by integrating technology into growth strategies and everyday business processes.

Learn more about Pam in this Women Who Wow profile.


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Thank you to Gina Passarella, Dylan Jackson, Lizzy McLellan Ravitch and everyone on The American Lawyer editorial team for dedicating their time and resources to addressing the important issue of mental health and substance abuse issues at law firms.

More than 3,200 law firm attorneys and staff took the ALM 2021 Mental Health and Substance

I am excited to feature Sonya Olds Som in the Women Who Wow series.

Sonya is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles’ Chicago office focusing on executive search and consulting services. She focuses on general counsel/chief legal officer and other senior roles within corporate legal departments and law firms across industries and geographies, as well

Birmingham, Alabama-based Emily Woloschuk helps lawyers build their businesses and deliver outstanding client service.

She has held a diverse range of marketing and business development roles, including serving as the director of marketing at a litigation boutique where she led business development, client feedback, public relations and marketing technology strategy, as well as holding a