Leadership Team

Drew Porcello

Drew Porcello


Drew Porcello is the President of Pivot PR. With nearly a decade of experience in public  relations and marketing, he takes a consultative approach to understand client’s needs and  provide results that align with their business goals.

Originally from Allegany, N.Y., Drew attended the State University of New York at Buffalo, where  he received his bachelor’s degree in business administration. He went on to earn his Master of  Business Administration from East Carolina University and has been in the Charlotte region for  over a decade.

Drew is a member of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Charlotte chapter, and  within the community Drew services on the board of director for Hospitality House of Charlotte  as well as the Park Avenue Condominium Association.

In his free time, Drew loves watching and participating in sports, especially football, basketball,  tennis, running and waterskiing on Lake Norman. He is also passionate about live music and reading.

Trisha McGuire

Trisha McGuire

Vice President

Trisha is a seasoned public relations counselor with over 10 years of experience in developing and managing B2B and consumer marketing programs in a variety of sectors including chemicals, construction, food, health, financial and consumer products.

She has worked in both the corporate and agency arenas gaining broad-based communications experience, specializing in a range of public relations and communications activities – everything from media relations, crisis communications, and product publicity to event planning and video/photography production. She also has specific expertise in writing and message strategy for multiple audiences and a wide array of materials.

During her career, she has translated business objectives into success for brands such as Campbell’s soup, Dole Foods, General Electric, the California Almond Board, The American Cancer Society and the National Cancer Institute. She has secured print, digital and broadcast placements that include The Today Show, Good Morning America and The Wall Street Journal.

She holds a B.A. in Journalism & Mass Communications, as well as Spanish, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is currently a member of the Public Relations Society of America. A Charlotte, N.C., native, Trisha is an avid player of tennis and is a member of Olde Providence Racquet Club. She also enjoys traveling and watching her Tarheels.