Ronn Torossian: Insights from a Native New Yorker and CEO of 5WPR


Ronn Torossian is the Founder, President and CEO of NY-based 5W Public Relations (5WPR), a top 20 independently owned PR agency in the United States which has been honored as an American Business Awards PR Agency of the Year. The firm’s client work spans global interests, corporate entities, high-profile individuals, regional business, government agencies and academic institutions, managing both routine public relations matters and extremely sensitive issues.

One of America’s most well-respected Public Relations professionals, Torossian has been named Public Relations Executive of the Year by the American Business Awards, and been named a semi-finalist for the Ernst & Young entrepreneur of the year award. He is the best-selling author of “For Immediate Release: Shape Minds, Build Brands, and Deliver Results with Game-Changing Public Relations.”

Torossian is also a partner, Chief Marketing Officer and advisory board member of JetSmarter. He is a regular contributor to Forbes, Inc., Bloomberg, CNBC, and The New York Observer on topics including marketing, entrepreneurship, media, innovation, leadership and New York City. Torossian is a native New Yorker, and a proud father to two daughters. He is a member of the prestigious Young Presidents Organization (YPO).

Mark Levin Adds TV to His Media Reach

Mark Levin adds TV to his media reach

As media icons are falling like flies all around, at least one major media player is making a move in the opposite direction. Conservative radio host Mark Levin is adding another notch in his media belt with a regular weekly program on Fox News. According to advance reports, the program will be called “Life, Liberty & […]

Equifax still trying to dig out of deep hole

Equifax still trying to dig out of deep hole

If you’re making a list of companies that had a rough PR road in 2017, Equifax would certainly be on that list. The credit monitoring and reporting company, which prides itself on gathering as much personal financial data as it can on customers, suffered a massive data breach, causing consumer confidence in the company to […]

Sears Hoping To Recapture Magic

There’s really no reason to sugar coat it, Sears is not doing well. The company overall is floundering, especially after trying to buy and reinvigorate Kmart in past years. On top of this, Sears is struggling to keep customers in its store and has been forced to sell off iconic brands. Across the country, Sears […]

Influencer Marketing in the Tech Industry

Influencer Marketing in the Tech Industry

The tech industry is also turning to influencers with large social media followings. Those same influencers bring expertise when representing a brand so they can push the newest technologies with better understanding and information about how products will work for the consumer. In the tech world, finding the right influencer is not about looking for […]

Home Depot CFO takes a stand for women in business

Home Depot CFO takes a stand for women in business

At the recent “Women Who Mean Business Awards” conference held in Atlanta, Home Depot CFO Carol Tome was given a Lifetime Achievement Award. This was a significant achievement, even at an event that celebrated trailblazing women who “make an indelible mark” on the Atlanta business community. Support from Other Women Hundreds of women turned up […]

Equifax Secrets Now Under the Microscope

Equifax breach

Another week and yet more secrets about the Equifax hacking scandal are being revealed. Chief among those this week is just exactly how much Equifax knows about your own secrets. The know the first loan you applied for, which cars you prefer, and which stores you shop at. They know the sort of places you […]

Can Megyn Kelly takeover daytime TV?

Leading up to the 2016 Presidential Election, Megyn Kelly was Fox News’ fastest rising star. She was popular with viewers and seemed to have a bedrock future with the company. What a difference a year makes. Today, not only is Kelly not on Fox, she is working on rebuilding a career that looked like it […]

Kevin Hart tries to repair his reputation

Kevin Hart tries to repair his reputation

As a comedian, Kevin Hart wasn’t afraid to work blue, but he wasn’t really known for it. The comic and actor built a reputation as friendly, family man who beat the odds in Hollywood. Now, that reputation has come crashing down around him, and Hart is facing the consequences of not bending to what he […]