Carly Holden is a Senior Vice President at Risa Heller Communications, where she brings nearly 15 years of experience running communications for diverse media brands to support corporate clients and private individuals.
Prior to joining RHC, Carly spent 14 years at Conde Nast, where she led a team overseeing brand, executive, B2B, and B2C communications for publications including Vanity Fair, Glamour, GQ, and more, most recently serving as Vice President of Communications. During her tenure at Conde Nast, Carly shepherded leadership transitions at six brands, oversaw the global transformations of GQ, Vanity Fair, and WIRED, transitioned Glamour to a digital-first publication, and managed organized labor relations across three publications. From conceiving of and launching a new brand direction for the world’s top men’s magazine to overseeing twenty two global events across the Conde Nast portfolio, Carly excels in devising 360 communications strategies that meld traditional and digital media, drive a strong narrative, and provide tangible results for key stakeholders. She graduated from Colgate University with a B.A. in English.