Chandler Howell

C2Chandler AD0195handler Howell is the founder and managing partner of Toba Communication, a digital communications firm that specializes in the integration of online tools and tactical strategies into existing public affairs, public relations and marketing campaigns.  Howell’s client list ranges from small start-ups to well-known brands including Verizon, BlueCross BlueShield Association, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Allstate Insurance, Royal Dutch Shell, National Federation of Independent Business, Pharmaceutical Care Management Association, American Petroleum Institute, Toyota, and MasterCard USA, as well as many state, federal and presidential candidates.

Prior to Toba Communication, Howell served as Chief Operating and Marketing Officer for a Madison Avenue online advertising agency, built successful digital communications departments at two DC-based public affairs agencies, and owned a video production company.  Earlier in his career, he directed communications and managed human resources for Allstate Insurance Company and served as archivist in the U.S. Senate for Senator James Eastland (D-MS).

Howell has lead numerous large and small legislative campaigns, built million-member grassroots armies, launched many Fortune 100 domestic branding and product launches and managed multi-million-dollar ad campaigns. He has trained thousands of communication professionals through his seminars over the years, and built award-winning digital teams that focus on social media, email marketing, web and database design, rich-media and video advertising campaigns, app development, online public relations, video and live TV production.