Our Philosophy

The definition of grace is to bring honor or credit to something. With that in mind, Grace Communications has the mission to help grow businesses through marketing efforts that highlight what sets them apart from the rest. We believe in marketing done gracefully.


The founder and CEO of Grace Communications, Emily Zimmermann, has over 12 years of experience leading marketing, public relations, event planning, and business development efforts for companies all over the United States. She has a demonstrated history of success with helping develop new companies and departments as well as extensive event planning and social media experience. She also has been responsible for public relations efforts in top markets all over the country such as Chicago, St. Louis, Minneapolis, and Charlotte. Her passion for marketing and helping businesses grow is what led her to form Grace Communications


Catherine was born and raised here in NC. After receiving her undergraduate degree at UNC-Chapel Hill, she gained experience and knowledge in sales, marketing, social media and account management. She attended High Point University for her Master’s degree in Strategic Communication with a focus in PR. Catherine is married to her college sweetheart and has a 17-month-old little boy and two fur babies (dogs), Bailey & Bella. She is also a Pure Barre instructor and is passionate about fitness and health. In addition to staying active, she loves to enjoy the outdoors (especially at the beach!), attend/watch UNC sporting events, spend time with family & friends and travel!


Tyler Herrera is a recent graduate from UNC Charlotte with a major in Marketing and Innovation. Before joining the Grace Communications team, she worked as an intern for iHeart Media. Tyler loves all things creative and using her art background for business & marketing!


Anna Zimmermann has over 20 years experience leading teams in project management, graphic design, marketing, education, and business development as well as being an entrepreneur and owner of her own business. She also has a MBA degree from Webster University.