Kelly Richardson is at the Founder of Venone Public Relations, a media placement, marketing, and consulting agency working with companies to successfully launch their products and services, as well as to shape executives in the media.  Formerly a guru in the sunless tanning and skin care industry for over a decade, Richardson still enjoys speaking at conferences and writes regularly on business-related topics that are relative to the entire beauty industry, as well as wellness travel.

With roots in the Real Estate, Construction, Timber and Agriculture industries, coupled with her background in business, she brings a lifetime of experience to her clients. 


Her love of journalism, writing, and public speaking put her on the forefront of the beauty industry.  Since 2008, she has been a regular contributor to many publications including Dermascope Magazine, Thrive Global, VinaZine, Les Nouvelles Esthetic & Spa, Skin Inc., and American Fitness.  A regular speaker at the Professional Hair Removal Conference, and an expert tapped by news outlets and digital media, Kelly lends her expertise to audiences throughout the country.

A dedicated volunteer, Kelly works tirelessly with organizations including the American Red Cross, Future Farmers of America, 4H, and many professional sports foundations.