Ethics Column Targets West Coast Audience
Popular Ethics Expert Featured in Bay Area Magazine.
SAN FRANCISCO, California……Olive
Gallagher, a respected pioneer in ethical communications and
personal accountability since 1985, has announced that her
column on personal choices and ethical dilemmas, "The
Inner Bottom Line"®, has begun running as a feature
in Marcom Choices, a Silicon Valley magazine for communication,
advertising, public relations and marketing professionals.
The column, based on the same-titled, award-winning
television series on ethics and personal responsibility that
Gallagher first created, produced and hosted in Los Angeles
in 1988, was introduced in the September issue. The Q&A
format of the column will give Gallagher the opportunity to
bring her intimate, honest and compassionate viewpoint to
an ongoing dialog with readers in the Bay Area.
Gallagher, an in-demand media guest in California
for the past fifteen years, is well known to Bay Area corporations
and audiences for her thought-provoking and innovative ideas
and lectures on Responsible Power™ and personal accountability.
She has lectured to Pacific Bell, PG&E, Patelco, &
P&G, and spoken at many forums including the prestigious
Marcom Choices, racking up explosive circulation
numbers for the past few months, is now being read by thousands
of marketing, advertising and public relations professionals
throughout the West Coast. The publishers believe the addition
of this innovative and unique column along with Gallagher's
reputation as a highly skilled ethicist and writer will bring
general as well as professional appeal to their distribution
In his introduction of Gallagher's column,
Doug Davolt, Editor, wrote: "This month we begin a new
feature as an interactive, thought-provoking dialog on the
ethical considerations of our daily business lives. It is
the brainchild of quite an amazing woman, Olive Gallagher.
The monthly feature sets the premise for what we hope will
become a "must-read" section of Marcom Choices."
Gallagher, an accomplished author, spokesperson,
musician and marketing executive, has been a frequent media
guest and host, appearing on CBS, ABC, CNN, and NBC as well
as many regional television and radio shows. Her articles
on "Responsible Power"™ have been featured
in Entrepreneur and Manage. She has been a frequent featured
speaker for national conferences, organizations and corporations
ranging from Toyota and the California Association of Realtors
to the Governor's Conferences of California, the Department
of Labor and the National Association of Senior Living Industries.
Prior to turning her focus to the field of
ethics and becoming the founder and CEO of Los-Angeles-based
Personal Best ®, Gallagher had a thirty-five year performance
career as a recording artist, ASCAP composer, producer and
writer. She also served as President of her own publishing
and production companies, Lorry Music Co. (ASCAP) and Morning
Glory Productions, Inc.
In September 1996, Gallagher suffered a severe spinal injury
from a fall that required her to abruptly terminate all of
her appearances and corporate obligations for more than a
year. The column’s publication will permit her to continue
her rehabilitation in California while successful transitioning
back into a busy public schedule. When asked about her progress,
Gallagher, upbeat despite the recent adversities, commented,
“Despite occasional setbacks, I’m determined to
return to my full-time schedule - on my feet - and smiling.”
information on Ms. Gallagher's column or her availability
to speak to your company, please contact 650-361-1171.