MWW has announced their SVP Joe Cohen being named to the prestigious PR Week‘s 40 Under 40 list. One of the PR industry’s most respected awards, the forty professionals on this list have significantly impacted not only their own firms, but the public relations realm as a whole.
As for Joe Cohen, he currently serves as National Chair-Elect of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). His most noted recent achievement was the roll-out of the MBA Initiative, which is a PR industry-wide course curricula building effort for business schools. Cohen is also part of MWW’s Consumer leadership team, which helps develop and guide best practices for communications, integrated marketing and digital/social media strategies for many major brands across North America. Michael Kempner, president and CEO of MWW offered this statement on the news:
“Since joining MWW fourteen years ago, Joe has risen to become a leader at MWW and in the communications industry. He embodies MWW’s culture and values which focusing on Matter More… providing strategic, results-driven innovative thinking that sets new best practices for our firm and our clients. Joe comes to work every day with the goal of making positive change happen and this is apparent in the work that he does for MWW, our clients and to advance the profession.”
Other PRWeek mentions included; Rachel Caggiano of Ogilvy Public Relations, Andrew Bleeker of Hill+Knowlton Strategies, Christine Andrukonis of Ketchum, Anne Colaiacovo of Allison+Partners, Garland Harwood of Weber Shandwick, Liz Lee of Edelman Digital, Sarah Vellozzi of Fleishman Hillard, to name a few.
Everything PR News would like to congratulate all those named.