Managing Director, Chicago & Central U.S.

Matt Batt

Matt leads the firm’s recruiting efforts in the Central region including Chicago, Denver, Dallas/Ft. Worth and others.

Prior to joining PR Talent, he racked up more than 20 years of PR experience, most recently as SVP for Zeno Group managing some of their top consumer clients such as Sears Holdings, Master Lock and Elkay. Matt was responsible for hiring and supporting a variety of junior teams across Zeno’s consumer, digital and corporate practices

In addition, Matt ran his own PR consulting practice, Pipeline Media Relations, for almost 8 years and supported brand leaders such as Kohler, Redbox and Cancer Treatment Centers of America.

His entrepreneurial spirit also led to co-founding a non-profit, Project B3, focused on providing digital responsibility mentorship and training for students nationwide.

Matt Batt

Matt leads the firm’s recruiting efforts in the Central region including Chicago, Denver, Dallas/Ft. Worth and others.

Prior to joining PR Talent, he racked up more than 20 years of PR experience, most recently as SVP for Zeno Group managing some of their top consumer clients such as Sears Holdings, Master Lock and Elkay. Matt was responsible for hiring and supporting a variety of junior teams across Zeno’s consumer, digital and corporate practices

In addition, Matt ran his own PR consulting practice, Pipeline Media Relations, for almost 8 years and supported brand leaders such as Kohler, Redbox and Cancer Treatment Centers of America.

His entrepreneurial spirit also led to co-founding a non-profit, Project B3, focused on providing digital responsibility mentorship and training for students nationwide.

Matt Batt

Matt leads the firm’s recruiting efforts in the Central region including Chicago, Denver, Dallas/Ft. Worth and others.

Prior to joining PR Talent, he racked up more than 20 years of PR experience, most recently as SVP for Zeno Group managing some of their top consumer clients such as Sears Holdings, Master Lock and Elkay. Matt was responsible for hiring and supporting a variety of junior teams across Zeno’s consumer, digital and corporate practices

In addition, Matt ran his own PR consulting practice, Pipeline Media Relations, for almost 8 years and supported brand leaders such as Kohler, Redbox and Cancer Treatment Centers of America.

His entrepreneurial spirit also led to co-founding a non-profit, Project B3, focused on providing digital responsibility mentorship and training for students nationwide.

Created his own golf foursome for life with 3 young boys of his own.

Cried hysterically when the Chicago Cubs won their first World Series in 107 years.

Successfully launched the “Rolls-Royce of Toilets,” for KOHLER (their $6,800 Numi toilet).

Known as the “camp counselor” for organizing family reunion fun for a gaggle of 17 kids and 14 adults.