Colleen Beauregard has more than 20 years of experience building and executing communications strategies for well-established global corporations, startup ventures and nonprofit organizations. Her areas of expertise include business strategy and development, crisis communications and media relations.
Currently, Ms. Beauregard is an Assistant Vice President of Corporate Communications at the TJX Companies, Inc., the parent company of several beloved off-price retail brands including: T.J. Maxx, T.K. Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, HomeSense, Winners and Sierra Trading Post. As Assistant Vice President, Corporate Communications, Ms. Beauregard is responsible for corporate reputation management. She also plays a key role in the development and expression of the company’s Corporate Responsibility efforts.
Prior to joining The TJX Companies, Inc., Ms. Beauregard co-founded the healthcare communications practice at Waggener Edstrom Worldwide, a strategic communications firm based in Seattle, WA. Before co-founding the healthcare practice, Ms. Beauregard managed industry analyst relations and partner programs for several of Microsoft Corp.’s most strategic initiatives including the launches of Office XP, Windows 2000, Windows 98 and Internet Explorer 4. While leading the Windows 2000 team, Ms. Beauregard raised industry awareness and acceptance of the Microsoft server line of products, resulting in purchase recommendations from industry analysts for advancements in scalability, manageability, performance and reliability.
Ms. Beauregard served as the Public Relations Manager for Corex Technologies Corp. in Cambridge, Mass. Before Corex, she worked for Lois Paul & Partners Inc. in Burlington, Mass. At Lois Paul, her practice included media relations, international press relations and investor relations. She has supported clients throughout the initial public offering process.
Ms. Beauregard received her bachelor of arts degree in communications from Hofstra University in New York. She also has a graduate certificate in business administration from Harvard University. She was born in Boston.