Kwittken Appoints Shanee Goss as Managing Director, New York Office

Seasoned Integrated Marketing Strategist to Drive US Market Growth

Aug 18, 2015, 12:45 ET from Kwittken

NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Kwittken, an MDC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ: MDCA, TSX: MDZ.A) agency, announced today the appointment of Shanee Goss as Managing Director of Kwittken's New York office, a new position for the firm.

In this role, Goss will report directly to Aaron Kwittken and run the agency's global headquarters in New York City, home to nearly 50 Kwittken employees. A senior counselor for the firm's growing roster of clients, Goss will be responsible for creating programs and products that drive new business and catalyze market growth.

Goss, previously an SVP and Partner at FleishmanHillard, has more than 15 years of experience across marketing communications, digital strategy, public relations and corporate reputation. Among her contributions at Fleishman, Goss led the reinvention of the New York Digital & Social practice, driving the vision, capabilities and financial performance of the group. Her work spans a diverse range of consumer, corporate and technology clients, including BMW, Samsung, L'Oreal, Hyatt and Citibank.

Global Chairman and CEO Aaron Kwittken said, "Shanee's depth and breadth of multi-disciplinary experience across the digital and analog marketing spectrum makes her uniquely suited to run Kwittken's headquarters office as we continue to expand our offerings beyond just traditional PR services."

Goss earned a B.A. from The George Washington University and an M.A. from American University. She has lived abroad in Hong Kong, New Zealand, France and Israel and holds dual citizenship in the U.S. and U.K.

About Kwittken Kwittken is one of the fastest growing, modern communications agencies in the world, with offices in New York, London and Toronto. We provide our clients with fresh thinking that creates value through thoughtful and creative communications, and brand engagement. Our 1/1 (one of one) agency model synthesizes "design thinking" with the most impactful elements of public relations, influencer engagement and social/content marketing expertise.

A multi-specialist agency, Kwittken works with clients such as P&G, Sharp Electronics, American Express, HomeAway, TE Connectivity, Windstream, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, Virtus Asset Management and Amadeus.

In 2014, Kwittken was named Small Agency of the year for the Americas by The Holmes Report, and a Best Place to Work by PRWeek and this year Kwittken was a finalist for Small PR Agency of the Year by PRWeek.

Kwittken has been a part of the MDC Partners network since 2010. For more information, please visit


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