William Hall

Writing and Consulting

For Businesses and the News Media


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Will Hall is a seasoned journalist, public relations writer, and marketing strategist, who illuminates complex material to inform and influence audiences in every medium.

When it comes to healthcare, medicine, and science, Will is also a self-described geek. He draws on deep experience, including marcom and PR work for Humana, Philips, McKesson, Einstein College of Medicine, Partners HealthCare, McLean Hospital, and most recently Apothecary By Design, one of the country's fastest-growing specialty pharmacies.

As a reporter, Will has written hundreds of stories. As a PR pro, he has generated thousands of them, from breaking news on social media to features in USA Today and The New York Times, to segments on PBS "Frontline" and CBS "48 Hours."

Will's media work and healthcare insight have led directly to landmark changes in Medicaid, the country's largest health benefits program. In fact, he helped brief Congressional staff on Medicaid regulation and drafted part of a federal law reforming the program.

Will is a recipient of The Bell Ringer Award from the Publicity Club of New England, and a Big Apple Award from the Public Relations Society of America, New York Chapter. He holds a high-honors degree in creative writing from Princeton University.

Will returned to his home town of Portland, Maine, after 20 years in New York City and Boston. Today, he brings his reporter's curiosity, passion for the written word, and can-do problem-solving ability to client work everywhere and in every communications discipline.