Get To Know CQ: Kate Attilio

First of all, a huge thank you to all of you who pushed us to do these Double Dip episodes. We’ve had a blast learning what life’s like on the other side of the mic. This week we’re back with the second half of our Get to Know CQ series featuring the grand duchess of GIFs herself – Kate Attilio, CPSM. You won’t want to miss out!


  • Favorite Drink: Champagne, vodka/sodas, and negronis
  • Favorite Snack: Rice Krispies Treats with peanut butter
  • Favorite Curse Word: Sh*t!
  • Favorite Social Platform: Twitter
  • Favorite Show to Binge: Gilmore Girls…coming soon to Netflix!
  • What are you listening to right now? Wilco’s Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
  • What podcasts are you listening to right now? Accidental Creative and Seth Godin’s Startup School
  • What do you do that most annoys your significant other? The trail of bobby pins I leave in my wake.
  • What is your favorite part of CQ? How much I’ve learned –specifically about my own personal interview style.


Listen To The Podcast

This amazing episode is full of tasty treats about our girl Kate and the perfect way to kickoff your week. So get ready to learn more about the woman behind  “Things only an AEC marketer would understand” – the post that put her on the map.

Music by SONGO 21 – Studio sessions 2003 by SONGO 21 is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 International License.

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A self‐professed grammar nerd, blogger and thought leader on the subject of innovative marketing, Kate Attilio manages DAVIS Construction’s integrated marketing strategy and programming – both client facing and internal. Originally from Ohio, Kate relocated to DC after college and has developed nine years of valuable A/E/C experience, from collateral and copy development, website design, traditional and social media, to developing award winning marketing campaigns and executing highly technical pursuits. Kate‘s expertise revolves around getting the right message in front of the right audience. Every time.

Looking to connect? Post your comments below or connect with her on Twitter and LinkedIn. 


Tune in next Monday for a countdown of our top ten signs you’re working for a firm that leads with marketing. Like a real seat at the table…can we get an amen?

If You’ve Got It, Flaunt It!   [#CQBOSSBRAG]

peacockIn case you’re just catching up on this month’s episodes – big news, we’ve been selected to speak at SMPS Build Business: Synthesis, this August in Philadelphia! And in true Communiqueso style, the program will consist of interviews with top industry leaders from around the country. This time, with three CEO’s of leading A/E/C firms who have walked the walk, and now we’re inviting them to talk to the talk about leading with marketing on “Communiqueso Live: A View From the Top.”

Here’s Where You Come In…

We’re taking it to the streets for our first CQ Live and plan to select the panel members based on YOUR suggestions! Click here to nominate one of your firm leaders to sit on the first ever CQ Live panel. We’re accepting nominations through the end of May.

You can also participate in the conversation on social media by using #CQbossbrag. We’ve had a lot of people chiming in over the past two weeks – keep it up!

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