Towan Isom

CEO of Isom Global Strategies


“When I started out, Millennials were all I could afford. So they HAD to work out!”

Towan Isom is the CEO of IGS, a Washington, DC-based strategic communications and PR firm with a staff comprised of 60% Millennials. IGS has earned a ranking in the top 20% of the Inc. 5000 fastest growing, privately-owned companies. Her firm has grown 710% in the past year, fueled by her ability to inspire, mentor and grow these young dynamic professionals using traditional and non-traditional management practices. IGS is also a SHRM Certified Provider, and offers courses towards the fulfillment of SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP certifications.

Towan is America’s leading expert on how to attract, inspire, manage, retain and grow Millennials in the workplace. She speaks on 21st century leadership, managing and mentoring Millennials, and women’s empowerment. She is the author of the “Managing Millennials Toolkit” for C-suite executives and leaders, and Chasing Greatness: The Young Professional’s Guide to a Dynamic Life, written for Millennials.

Real Millennials, Real Results…

  • Alexandria CrenshawAssociate

    Alexandria Crenshaw, an associate at Isom Global, combines her strong background in writing and content development with her passion for strategic marketing. As a new addition to the IGS team, her specialties include brand positioning, digital outreach, social media marketing, event planning, blogging, e-newsletters and new business development.

  • Anna HagarmanConference Manager

    Anna Hagarman serves as a Conference Planner at IGS. In her current role, she works onsite at Ft. Detrick for the Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC), providing meeting support services for all internal meetings. She assists with planning and executing the full life of a meeting.

  • Ashley SiegleAccount Supervisor

    Ashley Siegle is a multiculturally sensitive and Spanish-speaking Account Supervisor with the acumen to conduct communications outreach to vulnerable and underserved populations, in particular the Hispanic community.

  • Taren HenryAccount Coordinator

    Taren Henry provides communication, marketing, and event planning support for both our government and commercial clients including the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation, U.S. Army, the District of Columbia Small Business Administration, Exelis, Inc., and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

  • Mac JohnsonCreative Specialist

    Mac’s responsibilities range from graphic and web design to video production. He has lent his talents to IGS collateral, proposals, and the company “Year in Review.” In addition, he has branded the USMC Marine Week social media campaign and contributed to publication of the weekly Marine Corps Connection digital newsletter.

  • Jordan BognerMultimedia Specialist

    Jordan provides assistance to the conference and meeting management team, supports managing the IGS social media accounts and website, and creates content for the weekly public relations tip sheets.