Karen Rodriguez


Karen Rodriguez is a passionate marketer, designer, and communicator. She joined Exec-Comm in 1999, and entered the partnership in 2009. With over 20 years of experience, Karen strategically manages Exec-Comm’s global brand, marketing, and design efforts. She shapes the firm’s identity, touching all aspects of the brand. This includes the online presence, website, web-based learning center, advertising, PR, classroom materials, and special events. Karen played an integral role in the production, release, and launch of the firm’s book, Simply Said: Communicating Better at Work and Beyond (Wiley; 2016) by Jay Sullivan. Additionally, she leads the expansion and delivery of the firm’s Workshops for Individuals.

Past Experience

In addition to managing the brand, Karen heads Exec-Comm’s internal community committee, where she’s focused on improving culture and building community at the firm. Finally, Karen works with her partners to evaluate and improve the structure of the organization by creating policies and growth opportunities for employees.


Parson's School of Design, The New School

Bachelor's Degree, Fine Arts

Fun Facts

Karen lives in Aberdeen, NJ, with her husband, three sons, and two dogs. When she’s not working, you can find her exploring the great outdoors. She loves to hike, go to the beach, and spend time with family.