Vice President, Communications
Jen Martin Hall is vice president of communications at Sharecare, the online health and wellness community created by WebMD founder Jeff Arnold and Dr. Mehmet Oz, where she oversees the company’s strategic communications, internal and external public relations and social media strategies.
Previously, Jen worked in corporate communications for Apple, where she focused on publicity for iPad, iOS and iCloud, and oversaw broadcast press relations at the company’s launch events and Worldwide Developers Conferences. While at Apple, Jen also helped plan and execute global launches for a variety of products, including iPhone 4S, iOS 5, iCloud, the new iPad, iOS 6, iPhone 5 and iPad mini.
Prior to Apple, Jen worked for CNN Worldwide, where she led publicity for the network’s digital platforms, and the communications strategy for the company’s movement into new media, virtual worlds, social networking and user-generated content.
Earlier in her career, Jen served as the principal adviser for a number of technology-driven companies and organizations, including CipherTrust, an Atlanta-based IT security company founded by serial entrepreneur Jay Chaudhry; the Georgia Institute of Technology’s College of Computing; and the InfraGard National Members Alliance, a public-private partnership between the FBI and critical infrastructure stakeholders. She also has provided public relations, reputation management and crisis communications counsel to various technology and consumer products clients while working at public relations agencies including GCI Group, Weber Shandwick Worldwide and Edelman Public Relations.
Over the years, Jen’s accomplishments have gained her recognition by PRWeek as a Top 40 Under 40 honoree; Women in Cable Telecommunications as one of the top 40 rising leaders in the industry; and PR News with a Platinum Award for Social Media Campaign of the Year.