NEW YORK, Oct. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- 5W Public Relations, one of the 20 largest independently owned PR firms in the US, today announced that senior PR executive Greg Menken has joined the agency as Vice President for Corporate Communications.
Menken brings 15+ years of award-winning experience in public relations and politics to the 5W team. In his role as Vice President for Corporate Communications, Menken will provide strategic advice and counsel to 5W clients, with a focus on corporate communications, corporate positioning, issue advocacy, and crisis management.
Previously, Menken served as a Vice President at Beckerman, where his clients included issue advocacy groups, energy companies, and real estate firms. Menken also worked as an aide at the New York City Council and as Executive Assistant to former Governor of the State of New York, George Pataki. In addition to his new position at 5W, Menken will continue to serve as New York Regional Director for the Republican Jewish Coalition, a role he has held for more than a decade.
"We're excited to welcome Greg to 5W," said Ronn Torossian 5WPR CEO. "His broad background in corporate communications, public affairs, and the private and non-profit sectors will help 5W continue to provide the highest level of service to our clients and further 5W's growth as an agency. We are excited about Greg on our team."
Menken received his B.A. from Columbia College and earned his M.P.A. in non-profit management from New York University.
About 5W Public Relations:
5W Public Relations is an award-winning full-service firm known for innovative programs that engage with businesses, individuals and ideas. With over 130 driven professionals serving clients in industries spanning Beauty & Fashion, Consumer Brands, Entertainment, Food & Beverage, Health & Wellness, Travel & Hospitality, Technology, Nonprofit, Corporate Communications and Reputation Management, Public Affairs, Crisis Communications and Digital Strategy, 5W PR provides leading businesses a resourceful, bold and results-oriented approach to communications.
5W's creative campaigns, client results and exceptional team members have earned the agency multiple awards from industry organizations including PR Agency of the Year, PR Executive of the Year, Product Launch of the Year, Business to Business Program of the Year, Digital/Social Media Campaign of the Year and more.
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