Team

Todd Fromer

Todd Fromer

Principal

Todd is a Managing Partner at KCSA and oversees the firm's investor relations practice.

Todd specializes in the implementation of proactive investor relations programs for public companies, including crisis communications and IPOs. He has led successful corporate communications campaigns for more than 100 micro- and small-cap companies and has provided strategic communications counsel to hundreds of C-level executives.

Todd has been the recipient of the Silver Anvil award and The IABC Ace Award for Business Communications.

He holds a bachelor's degree in business from Hofstra University. In is free time, Todd is a songwriter and plays lead guitar in a blues band.

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Todd Fromer

Principal

Lewis Goldberg

Lewis Goldberg

Principal

Lewis is a Managing Partner at KCSA and oversees the firm's public relations practice.

For more than 20 years, Lewis has worked to implement eminence, thought leadership, and public affairs programs designed to build business and garner fairer valuations.

Lewis developed a campaign mentality working in national, state and local politics for U.S. President Bill Clinton, U.S. Senator Robert Torricelli and then-First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton. He designs programs with a specific business objective in mind, a targeted timeframe, attention to maximizing limited resources and a measurable ROI.

In 2015 Lewis helped found KCSA’s cannabis practice and has become recognized as one of the most effective strategic thinkers in this growing field. He is the co-host of KCSA’s weekly podcast, The Green Rush, and speaks regularly at conferences on the use of strategic communications to achieve specific business objectives.

He holds a bachelor's degree in political science from Rutgers University. Lewis is a fan of Rutgers, the Mets and Jets and tends to root for sports teams that have a long and storied history of losing. Lewis can be followed on twitter @LewisDG where you will most probably hear about politics, sports, music, cannabis and wine.

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Lewis Goldberg

Principal

Jeffrey Goldberger

Jeffrey Goldberger

Principal

Jeffrey Goldberger is a Principal of KCSA who oversees the firm's Integrated Communications Services offering and its Capital Markets practice delivered through IPO/APO One™.

For more than 25 years, Jeffrey has provided strategic counsel to both private and publicly-traded companies. His expertise includes corporate messaging and strategic counsel, as well as transactional (IPO, secondary and M&A) and crisis communications. Jeffrey is a frequent contributor to IR Magazine, covering topics that include the evolution of investor relations, the importance of building a strong board of directors and the pitfalls of operating a micro-cap company.

Jeffrey holds a Bachelor's degree in Communications from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. For a decade, he actively participated in triathlons and was a finisher of Ironman Wisconsin and Ironman Switzerland. In 2011, Jeffrey co-founded Tri-Cycle Rentals, the triathlon industry’s original race-day bike rental company (acquired by American Bicycle Group, parent company of Litespeed and Quintana Roo Bicycles). He had hopes to compete in an Ironman every five years but happily got distracted chasing around his two daughters, Olivia Madison and Lucy Jane.

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Jeffrey Goldberger

Principal

Joseph Septon

Joseph Septon

Chief Financial Officer

Prior to joining KCSA, Mr. Septon was the Director of Finance & Operations at UrbanDaddy, a rapidly growing digital media brand, delivering consumers unique and local lifestyle recommendations via the web, email and mobile platforms. During his 2 years there, Mr. Septon not only restructured the organization but was able to double revenue each year and secure funding at a significant valuation. Preceding UrbanDaddy, Mr. Septon was the Controller of Guidepoint Global, a primary research firm that provides investors and business decision-makers with on-demand access to industry experts. While there, he restructured the financial and operational infrastructure of the organization. In 2009, he was key in the acquisition and integration of Vista Research from Standard & Poor’s. Earlier, Mr. Septon grew through the ranks from Junior Account to Staff Account to Senior Accountant at Fortent Americas, formerly known as Searchspace, which established itself as an industry pioneer and leading provider of modern statistical-based Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Know Your Customer (KYC) technology for the world’s top-tier financial institutions. While there, he prepared and analyzed budgets, forecasts, and financial statements for the board of directors, which consisted of members from Warburg Pincus’s Private Equity Group.

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Joseph Septon

Chief Financial Officer

Cynthia Salarizadeh

Cynthia Salarizadeh

Managing Partner

Cynthia Salarizadeh is a Managing Partner at KCSA Strategic Communications. Prior to joining KCSA, Cynthia was the founder & CEO of the leading cannabis public relations firm Salar Media Group, which KCSA acquired. She has more than 15 years of seasoned public relations and strategic communications expertise.

Cynthia is a council member on Forbes Communications Council as well as a contributing writer for Entrepreneur and Marijuana Venture. She regularly speaks at industry conferences internationally and has been published on CNBC, Yahoo Finance and throughout various trade publications.

Cynthia is behind a number of some of the most recognized cannabis industry conferences and events since regulation of the industry commenced. As an entrepreneur, Cynthia has either founded or co-founded two companies that have successfully exited through acquisition. She is also the founder of AxisWire.com and co-founder of the Green Market Report as well as the women’s business network Industry Power Women.

Cynthia holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations with a focus on Strategic Communications from the University of Pennsylvania. She also holds a certificate in Political Journalism with the Fund for American Studies from Georgetown University.

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Cynthia Salarizadeh

Managing Partner

Philip Carlson

Philip Carlson

Managing Director

Phil Carlson is a Managing Director of Investor Relations at KCSA. He has developed proactive investor relations and communication strategies for several multi-national, micro and small cap companies in various sectors including technology, healthcare, financial services and natural resources. Phil also leads KCSA’s Cannabis Investor Relations practice. Through his extensive network, Phil has helped position his cannabis clients as thought leaders in the emerging cannabis industry. He has secured speaking engagements at premiere conferences and has organized several cannabis industry panels which have included himself as well as his clients. Phil is a Wall Street and Investor Relations veteran having worked at firms such as JPMorganChase and Merrill Lynch. His experience includes IPOs and reverse mergers, implementing retail and institutional road shows, and providing strategic counsel to clients. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from Kent State University.

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Philip Carlson

Managing Director

Danielle DeVoren

Danielle DeVoren

Managing Director

As a Managing Director in Public Relations, Danielle DeVoren is a key member of the firm’s leadership team, helping to run the PR practice and serving as a trusted strategic advisor to clients across a range of industries.

For nearly 15 years, she has counseled clients – from technology startups to multinational conglomerates – use public relations to move their businesses forward, influence public policy and create new markets.

Her experience spans from working with a global leader in vision care and eyewear to spearheading the launch of the world’s largest and fastest free Wi-Fi network – LinkNYC.

Danielle currently oversees the firm’s advertising and financial technology practices, working closely with clients to help craft communications strategies to capitalize on these rapidly growing sectors, enabling her clients to use PR to support their growth strategies.

Danielle holds a Bachelor's degree in Public Relations from Pennsylvania State University (We Are!). She lives in Hoboken with her husband and son, loves Saturday mornings at the farmer’s market, any type of wine from Italy and reading magazines in print (yes, she likes to flip through actual pages).

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Danielle DeVoren

Managing Director

Anne G. Donohoe

Anne G. Donohoe

Managing Director

Anne G. Donohoe is a Managing Director in public relations at KCSA. She has been with the company for more than a decade. Her work spans many different industries including financial services, technology, media & advertising, professional services, consumer products and cannabis. With a passion for innovative companies with good stories to tell, she has honed her skills in strategic planning, writing, media relations, messaging and content creation.

Anne helped launch the KCSA Cannabis Practice and leads the cannabis team in the Los Angeles office. Her voice can be heard on The Green Rush, a podcast about the business of cannabis, which she not only hosts but co-created and co-produces.

Anne received her bachelor’s degree in journalism from Monmouth University in New Jersey. She spent most of her life on the east coast, but relocated to Los Angeles in 2013 to open and lead the KCSA LA office. When she and her husband are not competing (from their couch) on Jeopardy!, they can be found rooting for the Clemson Tigers and the Wisconsin Badgers.

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Anne G. Donohoe

Managing Director

Valter Pinto

Valter Pinto

Managing Director

At an early age, Valter Pinto found a passion for finance and particularly the stock market, fascinated by how businesses were built, how companies accessed the capital markets, valuations, and how senior executives told their story. Throughout his career, he has had the privilege of working closely with C-Level management teams of public and private companies, globally, with a specific focus on those with valuations under $500 million.

Valter’s expertise is in the capital markets, with deep relationships both on the buy-side and sell-side. A generalist, Valter has experience across all industries including technology, healthcare, biotech, cybersecurity, media, internet, resources, and cryptocurrency. For over 15 years, Valter has provided strategic advisement to clients on proactive institutional marketing, messaging and preparing for IPO, RTO and public/private offering.

Valter looks at every company with an open mind. All are at varying states of maturity and each with their own vision of the world. Throughout the years Valter has been able to leverage his knowledge and passion for the market to develop unique communications and marketing strategies. While tactics vary and are always evolving, his high-level focus remains the same; formulate the right strategy, deliver the right message and ultimately market to the audience that will help you achieve your goals as a public company or soon to be public company.

Prior to joining KCSA, Valter was a Partner at a boutique financial communications firm based in NYC. In December 2016, he and his Partner merged their business with KCSA, a leading Public Relations, Investor Relations and Social Media agency. Today, Valter is Managing Director in the Investor Relations Department.

Valter is fluent in Portuguese, played Division I soccer, and currently resides in Westchester County with his wife and daughter.

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Valter Pinto

Managing Director

Jon Goldberg

Jon Goldberg

Senior Vice President

Jonathan Goldberg is a Senior Vice President and Media Director in public relations at KCSA. In this position, Jonathan works closely with clients to develop and execute tailored public relations campaigns as well as strategize media campaigns for all of KCSAs clients. His clients include billion dollar publicly-traded companies, private fintech companies, as well as biotech firms.

Prior to joining KCSA, Jonathan worked in broadcast journalism, starting his career at ESPN, followed by Fox News Channel, and ultimately one of the co-creators of CNBC's Fast Money.

Jonathan holds a bachelor's degree in economics from Johns Hopkins University and a Masters Degree in Communications from Syracuse's Newhouse School of Communications.

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Jon Goldberg

Senior Vice President

Caitlin Kasunich

Caitlin Kasunich

Senior Vice President

Caitlin Kasunich is a Senior Vice President in the public relations department at KCSA. In this position, Caitlin works closely with both B2B and B2C clients across a range of industries – from technology and biotech to hospitality and education – to develop and execute tailored, integrated public relations campaigns. Prior to joining KCSA, Caitlin worked in-house at Lincoln Center in the public relations department, as well as worked as a freelance reporter covering hyper-local news start-ups for Columbia Journalism Review. Caitlin holds a Master of Science degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and dual Bachelor of Arts degrees in Journalism and Communication / Rhetoric from the University of Pittsburgh.

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Caitlin Kasunich

Senior Vice President

Elizabeth Barker

Elizabeth Barker

Vice President

Elizabeth is a Vice President in the Investor Relations department at KCSA. She works with public micro/small/mid-cap clients, advising them on a wide range of issues, including corporate positioning, reputation management and day-to-day investor relations. She assists with their IR programs by conducting investor outreach and targeting, as well as drafting press releases and earnings materials.

Elizabeth brings her expertise in corporate advisory, which cuts across both banking and investor relations practices, from the UK and USA. Prior to joining KCSA, she worked at other boutique Investor Relations firms and investment banks such Webb Capital and Deutsche Bank.

Elizabeth holds a Bachelor's degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of York in the United Kingdom

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Elizabeth Barker

Vice President

Scott Eckstein

Scott Eckstein

Vice President, Market Intelligence

Scott Eckstein is a Vice President of Market Intelligence in the investor relations department at KCSA.

Throughout his career, Scott has worked with companies in multiple industries ranging from micro and small-cap companies to Fortune 500 leaders. He brings 20 years of investor relations experience in both agency and corporate roles. His background includes strategic consulting, message development, institutional targeting, investor marketing and corporate communications.

Scott began his career at KCSA in the investor relations practice. He later worked at companies such as Thomson Financial and The Financial Relations Board, where he provided advisory services and developed targeted institutional and retail branding programs for a wide range of organizations, before returning to KCSA.

Scott holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science with a concentration in Economics from the University of Michigan.

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Scott Eckstein

Vice President, Market Intelligence

David Hanover

David Hanover

Vice President

David Hanover possesses over 20 years of Equity Investment Management/Research experience in the small cap arena. He had previously been a Senior Equity Analyst for a top-ranked long-biased small cap hedge fund for over seven years. Prior to this, he was the Portfolio Manager of a technically-based hedge fund and a fundamentally based hedge fund for a family office. He has also Co-managed a small cap growth mutual fund and has been an Equity Analyst on a top- ranked mutual fund in Israel. He began his career in Prudential’s Accelerated Career Entry (PACE) program.

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David Hanover

Vice President

Erika Kay

Erika Kay

Vice President

Erika Kay is a Vice President in the investor relations department at KCSA.  In this position, she works with a number of pre-IPO and publicly traded companies across a wide range of industries to support their communications needs and raise awareness of their business within the investment community.

Erika has been with KCSA for over 10 years and has helped dozens of companies increase their market share by creating creative and strategic communications platforms.  Prior to working at KCSA, Erika worked at Morgan Stanley as a Project Manager within the Insurance Operations Division.

Erika graduated Cum Laude from the University of Vermont and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree.

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Erika Kay

Vice President

Allison Soss

Allison Soss

Vice President

Allison Soss, Vice President, works closely with pre-IPO and publicly traded companies providing them with full service investor relations and strategic advisory programs. Allison has experience with clients in a range of industries including technology, software, internet, ad tech, healthcare, consumer and financial services. Prior to joining KCSA in 2015, Allison worked at The Blueshirt Group and at KMPG in the Economic Valuation Services group providing transaction and reporting related advisory and valuation services to companies in the financial services, telecommunication and media sectors.

Allison holds a M.S. in Finance from the Villanova School of Business and a B.S. in Mathematics from Villanova University.

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Allison Soss

Vice President

Katelyn Tumino

Katelyn Tumino

Vice President

Kate Tumino is a Vice President in the public relations department at KCSA. In this position, she works closely with the firm's clients in the media / advertising technology and financial services sectors to develop and execute tailored public relations campaigns.

Prior to joining KCSA, Kate worked at Rubenstein Public Relations where she built relationships with a wide variety of media contacts at newspapers, online and television outlets.

Kate holds a Bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University.

In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, spending time with her dog Jax and is a professional at binge watching TV series.

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Katelyn Tumino

Vice President

Charles Whiteman

Charles Whiteman

Vice President, Market Access

Charles Whiteman has 20+ years-experience in the institutional investment banking and institutional fund management fields. Mr. Whiteman served as Managing Director of Roswell Capital Securities and Director of Institutional Private Equity for Roswell Capital Partners, LLC. Also during his tenure, Mr. Whiteman served as Director of Investment Banking, Private Placements and Institutional Sales with the primary responsibility for managing the firm’s efforts focused toward public issuer development and institutional investor relationships. From 1996 – 2001, Mr. Whiteman served in various supervisory capacities at Swartz Investments, LLC. During this time, Mr. Whiteman provided oversight and direction to the firm’s Corporate Finance/Investment Banking professionals. From 1992-1996, Mr. Whiteman was with SunTrust Bank Corp. Positions held at SunTrust were Commercial Loan Officer responsible for new business development in the Southeast US, Corporate Banking Representative and Credit Analyst. Mr. Whiteman received a BBA – Finance from Georgia State University.

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Charles Whiteman

Vice President, Market Access

Katie Bertram

Katie Bertram

Director, Digital and Social Media

Katie Bertram is the Director of Digital and Social Media at KCSA.

Katie specializes in developing social media strategies grounded in research and best practices to meet business objectives, and ensures that tactical plans cover every single detail to effectively bring social programs to life. She takes a structured, yet nimble approach to social copywriting, creative development and community management, and is passionate about the use of data for continuous optimizations.

Before joining KCSA, Katie was an Account Supervisor for Mars Inc. account and oversaw the organization’s global social efforts. Prior to that, she worked at Edelman overseeing multiple accounts with a focus on global corporate reputation and lead generation.

Katie holds a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, taking salsa lessons and nerding out over podcasts.

Annie Graf

Annie Graf

Account Director

Annie Graf is an Account Director in the public relations department at KCSA. She is based in Los Angeles, California.

In this position, Annie works closely with B2B and B2C clients in all life-stages to develop and execute tailored, integrated public relations campaigns that not only increase the visibility and credibility of the brand story but the profile of individual professionals. Through extensive content creation and strategic research and planning, she earns coverage for her clients across all types of media channels, creating productive and enduring media relationships.

Prior to working in public relations, Annie was a practicing attorney in the state of Florida for several years where she worked across a variety of sectors.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Yale University and a Juris Doctorate degree from Florida State University College of Law.

In her free time, she enjoys yoga, surfing, snowboarding, and traveling. Fun fact: Annie played lacrosse in college and made it to the second round of the NCAA tournament.

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Annie Graf

Account Director

Lisa Lipson

Lisa Lipson

Account Director

Lisa Lipson is an Account Director in the public relations department in KCSA’s Boston office and has been with the firm for over eight years. She specializes in integrated communication expertise; media planning & execution; corporate & crisis communications; influencer and thought leadership initiatives; and digital storytelling.

Lisa works with both public and private companies to implement integrated public relations and marketing campaigns to ensure their key messages are distributed throughout multiple channels. Her responsibilities include helping the firm's biotech and pharma clients reach greater visibility and sales goals through targeted media relations. She is a true media junkie, with a deep Rolodex (or contact lists of those not familiar with a Rolodex) of key media and influencers and gets a real charge out of landing clients juicy media hits that advance business goals and win brand loyalty. Lisa has secured stellar coverage for her clients in the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Forbes, CNBC, BusinessInsider, Fortune, Fast Company, National Geographic, Cheddar TV, WIRED, Investors Business Daily, The Deal, Mergermarket, as well as trade publications such as InfoWorld, CIO Magazine, CFO Magazine and Industry Today, and that’s just a start.

Prior to joining KCSA, Lisa was at a boutique PR agency based in Boston for over 5 years where she concentrated on consumer-focused and lifestyle clients, managing integrated public relations and marketing campaigns.

Lisa also has 10 years of corporate project and contract management experience in the environmental services sector. Lisa holds a Bachelor’s degree in Science from the University of Massachusetts.

In her spare time, she enjoys traveling with her husband and son and spending time with her rescue dog, Willy.

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Lisa Lipson

Account Director

William Swalm

William Swalm

Account Director

Bill joined KCSA to focus on special projects in public relations, investor relations and business development. With an impressive career in public relations, business development, marketing, IR, capital markets and banking, Bill’s accumulated background provides a major contribution to the strong talent pool already assembled at the firm.

Before joining KCSA, Bill headed up business development running the New York City office of Interdependence PR. Previously, Bill worked with 5W Public Relations for PR, account management, media relations, business development, strategic planning, crisis management, product integration, and other PR, communication and marketing activities. Before 5W, Bill was Director of Marketing at Rubenstein PR/IR for business development, PR and IR facilitating press coverage on the PR side and corporate access to the financial community on the IR side.

Earlier, Bill began his career with General Electric Capital involved with sales, marketing, product research, pricing and the development of innovative financial products tailored to the leveraged leasing industry. After G.E. Capital, Bill joined Oppenheimer & Co., focusing on sales, business development, marketing and portfolio management for a wide client base of institutions, fund managers, corporate clients, asset managers and pension funds. With a strong background in capital markets, Bill then joined Lehman Brothers responsible for managing the yearly production, sales, marketing and block trading for the Eastern division of Lehman’s small cap equity capital markets division.

Bill received his B.A. degree from the University of Pennsylvania, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa and received his M.B.A. degree from the Wharton School.

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William Swalm

Account Director

Jasmin Guinanao

Jasmin Guinanao

Accounts Receivable/Payable and Office Manager

Jasmin Guinanao is the Accounts Receivable/Payable and Office Manager for KCSA Strategic Communications. Assisting the KCSA Chief Financial Officer, Jasmin helps to ensure the daily financial and office operations.

Jasmin holds a Bachelor of Science in Commerce major in management information systems.  While not in the office, she is an avid traveler, enjoying the experience of new cultures and food.

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Jasmin Guinanao

Accounts Receivable/Payable and Office Manager

Raquel Cona

Raquel Cona

Senior Account Executive

Raquel Cona is a Senior Account Executive in the public relations department at KCSA.

Prior to joining KCSA, Raquel worked at a boutique public relations agency where she managed accounts for some of New York City's most prominent residential real estate projects and brokerages working on a project-specific and corporate basis. While there, she was tasked with creating/launching strategic PR campaigns and partnerships while managing day-to-day account work. She brings proven success in media relations, securing top-tier press placements for clients on a national and international scale in both print and online media.

Raquel holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Relations from Hofstra University.

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Raquel Cona

Senior Account Executive

Tony Forde

Tony Forde

Senior Account Executive

Tony Forde is a Senior Account Executive in public relations at KCSA.

In this role, Tony works with clients in many different industries to help create and implement public relations campaigns that work for each of their particular needs. Prior to joining KCSA, he worked in the book publishing industry for over six years, developing a keen eye for a detail and a knack for storytelling, which he brings to each and every one of his accounts.

He studied for two years at the University of Maryland, College Park, before returning to New York to receive his Bachelor’s Degree in English from CUNY – Brooklyn College.

He lives on Long Island with his wife, son, and too many books.

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Tony Forde

Senior Account Executive

Nick Opich

Nick Opich

Senior Account Executive

Nick Opich is a Senior Account Executive working in the Public Relations department at KCSA. As part of the Cannabis business team, Nick advises clients on a number of fronts including developing brand messaging, refining and advancing media strategies and securing meaningful print and broadcast media coverage. His clients are involved in all aspects of the cannabis industry including cultivation, extraction, packaging, compliance and branding. Nick holds bachelor's degrees in Political Science and Spanish from Arizona State University.

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Nick Opich

Senior Account Executive

Christina Panta

Christina Panta

Senior Account Executive

Christina is a Senior Account Executive at KCSA with over three years of experience working with B2B and B2C clients across various sectors, including travel and hospitality, technology, financial services, nonprofit and fashion. Before joining KCSA and moving to NYC, Christina worked at Golin in Washington D.C. Outside of work, her hobbies include traveling whenever possible, shopping all around Manhattan and keeping up with all things pop culture.

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Christina Panta

Senior Account Executive

Jenny Robles

Jenny Robles

Senior Account Executive

Jenny Robles is a Senior Account Executive with over three years of experience in corporate communications, public affairs and client management across various business-to-business industries, including financial services, technology, human resources, medical cannabis, and advocacy / philanthropy. Before joining KCSA, Jenny was a marketing intern for BMW of Manhattan and MINI of Manhattan. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Baruch College, where she was Director of Public Relations for PRSSA’s New York chapter. She was born in Ecuador and raised in Manhattan. Outside of work, her hobbies include traveling and working out.

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Jenny Robles

Senior Account Executive

Amrita Singh

Amrita Singh

Senior Account Executive

Amrita (Amy) Singh is a Senior Account Executive on the public relations team at KCSA, working primarily with clients in the healthcare/biotech, technology and financial services sectors. In this position, Amy works with the team to execute tailored public relations campaigns with an emphasis on securing high-impact media coverage. Prior to joining KCSA, she was an Associate Account Executive at Havas PR, where she worked with a variety of B2B clients in the technology, advertising / media and philanthropy space. Amy holds a bachelor’s degree in advertising & marketing communications from the Fashion Institute of Technology.

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Amrita Singh

Senior Account Executive

Aaron Smith

Aaron Smith

Senior Account Executive

Aaron Smith is a former journalist who joined KCSA after more than 13 years at CNNMoney, where he reported on the cannabis industry, as well as the gun industry and white collar crime, among other things. He’s been a reporter and editor for more than 20 years, including stints as a crime reporter for New York newspapers like the Sun and the Advance. He’s happy to be finally working for the cannabis industry as a PR rep for growers and retailers, and to be representing biotechs and healthcare clients.

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Aaron Smith

Senior Account Executive

Catherine Greene

Catherine Greene

Account Executive

Catherine Greene is an Account Executive at KCSA on the Digital and Social Media Team. In her current role, Catherine works on a variety of accounts across the life sciences, technology and cannabis verticals providing clients with everyday copywriting, channel management, and social listening support. She also specializes in performance analysis and helps compile recap reports to ensure that clients are on track to achieve desired KPIs.

Catherine holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the College of the Holy Cross. In her spare time, she likes to try new work out classes and restaurants in the city.

McKenna Miller

McKenna Miller

Account Executive

McKenna Miller is an Account Executive at KCSA. After working in Entertainment PR for over 3 years at agencies such as ID PR and Jonesworks, she decided to follow the "Green Rush".

Over the past year, McKenna has helped public and private companies learn how to participate in the cannabis conversation and counseled them how to reach capital markets, consumers, and regulators.  Previously to joining the KCSA team, she worked on the media side for the Daily Marijuana Observer, an investor-focused cannabis outlet.

McKenna holds a bachelor’s degree in Public Relations from Marist College. In her spare time she enjoys cooking and boxing.

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McKenna Miller

Account Executive

Ashley Thane

Ashley Thane

Account Executive

Ashley brings her advertising and editing background to her role at KCSA. She has experience working with leading B2B/B2C brands in nonprofits, technology, med tech and cannabis industries. When Ashley isn’t in the office, she is indulging in sci-fi movies or attending local comedy shows. Ashley is from Michigan and received her Master’s degree in Journalism from Grand Valley State University.

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Ashley Thane

Account Executive

Brittany Tibaldi

Brittany Tibaldi

Account Executive

Brittany Tibaldi is an Account Executive in the public relations department at KCSA.

As an account executive, Brittany develops pitches, press releases and strategic plans; builds relationships with media to secure client coverage among top-tier, local and trade publications; and conducts research on industry news and trends for B2B clients across various industries including technology, adtech, data analytics, biotech and cannabis.

Prior to KCSA, Brittany was an Account Executive at a communication firm crafting press materials, managing multiple social media channels and securing media placement for clients in the educational field.

Brittany holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from James Madison University.

Outside of KCSA, Brittany enjoys the company of her family and friends, watching sports and reading the latest thriller novel.

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Brittany Tibaldi

Account Executive

Josh Willis

Josh Willis

Account Executive

Josh Willis is an Account Executive at KCSA on the Investor Relations Team. In his current role, Josh supports a number of clients in the technology, specialty finance and cannabis industries, developing materials related to quarterly and annual earnings reporting, roadshow planning and execution, special situations, including initial public offerings and reverse takeovers, investor engagement, peer research and investor-focused information dissemination.

Josh holds a bachelor’s degree in public relations, with a certificate from the McComb’s School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin. Josh is an avid runner and is passionate about Mexican food.

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Josh Willis

Account Executive

Natalie Bozimowski

Natalie Bozimowski

Assistant Account Executive

Natalie Bozimowski works with our public relations team in New York City as an Assistant Account Executive. She grew up near Detroit, MI and received her bachelor’s degree in English and professional writing from John Carroll University. She is a strong believer in the power of words, and can often be found reading in her free time.

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Natalie Bozimowski

Assistant Account Executive

Tiffany Rutkowski

Tiffany Rutkowski

Assistant Account Executive

Tiffany Rutkowski is an Assistant Account Executive at KCSA on the Digital and Social Media Team. In her current role, Tiffany drafts social content, manages online communities and conducts social listening on a daily basis for a variety of clients across the life sciences, technology and cannabis verticals. She also specializes in creative development, providing clients with engaging gifs and images, and project management to ensure all deadlines are met.

Tiffany holds a bachelor’s degree in Marketing from The College of New Jersey. Outside of work, she likes to practice hot yoga and spend time with her family and friends.