Ed is a trusted business and communications leader who has earned clients’ trust with his intense focus on their success and his ability to dive deep into complex issues to solve problems.
As vice president of operations at C2, Ed leverages his decades of experience reporting on and learning strong business practices to coordinate C2’s resources and support operations of offices in Louisville and Lexington, KY, and Indianapolis, IN. In addition, Ed serves as a communications leader for major projects in both the Business and Government, and Transportation divisions, and manages C2 Creative, the firm’s creative-services division.
Before joining C2, Ed earned the respect of CEOs, corporate and government leaders throughout the region for the fairness and insight he displayed during two decades as a business reporter and editor at Louisville Business First and The Courier-Journal. As a journalist, he covered and guided award-winning news coverage of some of the region’s most important industries, including healthcare, finance, economic development, higher education and commercial real estate.
A native of Western Kentucky, Ed moved here to study at the University of Louisville, where he developed a passion for journalism and communications before graduating. In his pastime, he enjoys supporting sports and youth activities for his two sons, serving as board chair for the Louisville Cardinal newspaper, and being outdoors to hike, fish and enjoy nature.
Learn how Ed has paired his knowledge of business and communications to serve clients locally.