A founding owner of Eclipse Media Group, Andrea Gural has been part of the security industry for more than 15 years. Andrea never forgets a face or a conversation – she says she sacrifices personal memories in favor of this unique skill – and uses her experience in newspaper reporting and publishing to establish and maintain personal connections with key members of the media, including publishers, editors, reporters and industry analysts and key market influencers. In tandem with her partner Chelsie, Andrea oversees all PR activities, including the day-to-day management of clients’ deliverables, tradeshow appearances and communications with key stakeholders.
Andrea spent seven years on the editorial staff of Security Systems News and as the editor of Security Director News, where she spearheaded the editorial direction of the publication as it made its successful launch in 2004. She cut her teeth in the newspaper industry as a reporter for the Journal Tribune in Biddeford, Maine and The Day in New London, Conn.
Favorite music to run to: Eminem