Jim Ylisela

Co-founder - Ragan Consulting Group

Jim Ylisela, co-founder of Ragan Consulting Group, is an award-winning veteran Chicago journalist and former publisher of Ragan.com. He brings more than 30 years of experience in writing, editing, communications research and consulting. He has designed and organized newsrooms for many organizations, including Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism, where he was a faculty member and co-director of Medill News Service from 1988 to 2001. He works with communicators to create brand journalism news sites, organize and train writers and editors, and restore reporting (and creative storytelling) to internal and external communications.