NEW YORK, April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Internationally recognized digital reputation management firm, Status Labs, announced today the addition of a new board advisor, Polly Morton, former Director and Head of Special Projects and Partnerships for Reputation.com and current Vice President of the Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG).
"Polly is a respected industry professional, and we are thrilled to have her join the team," said Status Labs president, Darius Fisher. "I know Status Labs will benefit greatly from her strategic guidance and extensive knowledge of our industry."
Morton is proficient in the ever-changing industries of online reputation and crisis management. As a thought leader and expert in the field in which Status Labs continues to grow, Morton is expected to be a valuable addition to the Board of Advisors.
"I have known and respected the work Darius and his team have done for years. It's exciting to be able to work with them and help this team grow," Morton explained. "Online Reputation Management remains a critical need for people and businesses, and Status Labs is well positioned to be a valuable thought leader and partner for its clients."
Members of Status Labs' Board of Advisors are selected based upon their experience within the industry, their understanding of how digital technology is changing public relations, and their crisis management experience. Status Labs plans to continue to grow its board as it finds more professionals with the right skills and experience.
About Status Labs
Status Labs is the premier digital reputation management, online marketing, and public relations firm, with offices in Austin, New York, and São Paulo. Our goal is to help our clients look their best in search results and build reputation via effective digital marketing and PR strategy. Status Labs serves over 1500 clients in 35 countries. Status Labs has been profiled in publications such as the New York Times, New York Post, US News & World Report, The Daily Beast, Observer, DuJour Magazine, and more. PRWeek awarded our president, Darius Maxwell Fisher, with the Innovation 50award in 2015.
About Polly Morton
Polly Morton is Vice President of the Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG), where she works with private equity and venture capital clients on deal diligence and value creation initiatives in their portfolio. Prior to joining GLG, Morton served as the Director and Head of Special Projects and Partnerships at Reputation.com, where she worked with institutional investors, celebrities, politicians, and Fortune 1000 businesses on complex online reputation initiatives and and crises. She also served as private equity research analyst with Hall Capital Partners, LLC. In this capacity, Morton sought out new private equity investment opportunities through multi-step, analytical due diligence processes. She received her bachelor's degree in French and International Relations from Colgate University and an MBA from Columbia University.