Christine HardmanAccount Director
Christine is an experienced communications professional that specializes in media relations, public affairs, crisis management, and corporate communications. She has served on ICR’s Corporate Communications team since 2016 where she services a broad range of financial services and professional services clients. Christine leverages her communications experience and top-tier media relationships to deliver results and help clients achieve their business goals.
Christine represents a wide range of both public and private companies where she works to develop and execute strategic communications plans that maximize client visibility and meet critical business objectives. With a results-driven mindset, Christine has generated significant media coverage from top-tier media publications for clients, led thought leadership campaigns to position executives as industry leaders, and worked to protect brand reputation in crisis situations.
Prior to ICR, Christine worked on Capitol Hill for five years, where she served in the press offices of various Members of Congress. She most recently served as the Communications Director for a California Congresswoman that worked in House Leadership, and prior to that, she served as the Communications Director for a Georgia Congressman. She has experience running the press operations of political campaigns for U.S. House and U.S. Senate seats. Christine attended Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, where she graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications Studies and Spanish.