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Howard Rubenstein, Steven Rubenstein & Richard Rubenstein: A Public Relations Dynasty

2018-06-01 by Archie Obrien
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In the world of New York City Public Relations, the closest thing to a dynasty is surely the Rubenstein family. The Rubenstein family has been a part of New York City public relations for decades. [caption id="attachment_58792" align="alignleft" width="360"] Howard Rubenstein[/caption] Who is Howard Rubenstein? Starting with Howard Rubenstein, the father, also a PR genius and one-of-a-kind. He remains the Chairman of Rubenstein Strategic Communications, which he started in his parent’s dining room in 1954. He tells how he opened his first office after his parents refused to answer the family phone with the business name. Howard – now 83... Read More >

Coyne PR: Tom Coyne & The Saga of a Jersey Boy Who Made It

2018-05-29 by Jason Tannahill

Who is Tom Coyne? Tom Coyne (aka Thomas F. Coyne) has worn many hats in his lifetime, but none have fit better than PR. In 1991, he founded Coyne Public Relations LLC, where he is the CEO today. PR made it on Tom’s radar during his time at Marist College – majoring in communications with an emphasis on public relations. Coyne Public Relations - Services Tom Coyne’s PR firm offers many strategic marketing services and is fully dedicated to helping organizations and individuals deliver their messages to core audiences. Coyne focuses specific messages from his clients through diverse mediums, ranging... Read More >

Jason Binn: The Business Acumen And King Of Relationships

2018-05-25 by Richard D. Pace
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Jason Binn, the founder of several luxury magazines, is widely regarded as a publishing guru and is truly the king of high level relationships.  He’s smart, well networked and an entrepreneurial genius. Naturally, Binn is the recipient of various awards, including Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year. Reports show his publications earned millions in annual revenues. In 1998, Binn founded Niche Media, which operated magazines like Gotham, Hamptons, and Aspen Peak. The businessman later sold the media empire to the Greenspun Media Group before founding the Du Jour magazine, and many attribute Binn's success to his ability to connect... Read More >

Kamal Hotchandani: CEO of Haute Living – Reaching Luxury and Winning in Media

2018-05-18 by Richard D. Pace
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Haute Living is a media company that is all about luxury and the top entrepreneurs and other movers and shakers in the world. They put out a bi-monthly magazine in New York, San Francisco, Miami, and Los Angeles – and their online property is international and covers mainly the four cities listed above plus Dallas, Las Vegas, Boston, Dubai, and London. The company is headquartered in Miami - and in a struggling media environment is a publication which is hitting growth and goals. Haute Living keeps winning. Haute Living Readership Information The magazine is found in high-end venues, and via... Read More >

Ken Kurson: Destined For Continued Success

2018-03-20 by Richard D. Pace
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[caption id="attachment_92019" align="aligncenter" width="586"] New York Observer editor Ken Kurson with publisher Jared Kushner.[/caption] A close friend of President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, Ken Kurson has an impressive and compelling background in politics and print. After years of working with the Observer as an editor, Kurson in 2017 by stepped down to pursue a new career as the senior managing director of Teneo Strategy, a division of the corporate advisory firm run by allies of Hillary and Bill Clinton. Before the Observer, Kurson spent years as an executive Vice President of a company called “Jamestown Associates” – a firm dedicated to political consulting... Read More >

As ESPN struggles Disney still bets big on sports

2017-12-28 by John Goode

Maybe it’s thanks to the NFL public relations trouble, but ESPN is struggling to get viewers this year. The sports network is letting go of hundreds of staff as viewers, and subscribers leave in droves. But parent company Disney still believes in sports as entertainment and a revenue base. The evidence for this is in the fact that, as part of the recently announced purchase of 21st Century Fox, Disney will also be getting 22 regional sports networks. So, there has to be something there. That “something” is the “live” dynamic. While binge streaming and DVRing is all the rage... Read More >

Stars step up for Harvey relief

2017-09-04 by Ronn Torossian
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When tragedy strikes, Americans know how to come together. From endless lines of supply trucks and Red Cross buses full of volunteers to the “Cajun Navy” and tireless first responders, Americans have descended on southeast Texas to help those in need after Hurricane Harvey. Hollywood has shown up too. In most cases, stars have come out with little fanfare, leveraging their celebrity to increase donations or make connections. One of these helpful stars is Texas native, Jensen Ackles. You may know him as one-half of the lead in the long-running TV drama, Supernatural. Ackles is stuck in Vancouver filming on... Read More >

Algemeiner Newspaper to Unveil ‘J100’ List at Red Carpet Gala

2017-08-31 by Richard D. Pace
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Annual Event to Include Milos Zeman, President of Czech Republic, Famed Artist Yaacov Agam, Stuart and Robbi Force, TV Personality S.E. Cupp, Philanthropists David and Mona Sterling. The famed Algemeiner newspaper will pay tribute to the "top 100 people positively influencing Jewish life" at its 4th annual ‘J100’ Gala in New York City on Monday, September 18th at 6:00 PM at Cipriani, located at 25 Broadway. Billed as the Jewish answer to the TIME 100 gala, the event unveils for the first time this year's list of the "top 100 people positively influencing Jewish life," many of whom will be present on the night.... Read More >

5WPR Named one of Beauty Store Business Magazine’s Picks as Top Marketers

2017-06-19 by Richard D. Pace
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It’s no small thing to be chosen for this honor, only five companies made the list and of those five, two of them provide marketing in-house … Birchbox and Dollar Shave Club. You’d almost have to be living in a cave if you haven’t heard the beauty marketing campaigns that have been going on with those two companies over the last year or so. But less public is the New York-based PR firm 5WPR, which specializes in various areas of public relations, but their beauty division represents brands in areas such as fragrance, cosmetics, skin, hair, oral, and spa clients.... Read More >

Five Awesome Marketing Agencies to Follow on Instagram

2017-06-13 by Aaron Sarno
Five Awesome Marketing Agencies to Follow on Instagram

You know you want to know what five of the most awesome PR Instagram accounts you should be watching and following! By no means does five even skim the top, but here are five we found that help stretch the imagination and show just what can be done when you’ve got “game.” In no particular order… TBWA Worldwide: @tbwa TBWA has 325 offices in 97 countries. They are marketing specialists, and they like to call their style of Instagramming – “Disruptagram.” They boast over 76,000 followers. Though most of the offices have their own separate Instagram accounts, the worldwide office... Read More >

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