Ed is responsible for overall agency leadership and has been instrumental in both driving Peppercomm’s business success over the last 20 years and securing its position as the No. 1 Workplace in New York, 2012 by Crain’s New York Business. He continues to lead the agency in its evolution from a strategic public relations firm to an integrated communications and marketing agency. Ed has led the firm’s acquisition strategy over the last five years and continues to provide overall direction to operations, finances, new services development, client service, new business, and overall strategy.
Ed was named on B2B Magazine‘s Who’s Who list and was a finalist for Ernst & Young’s prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year award. Ed provides expert commentary for such media as: CNN, FOX News, Marketing News, BrandWeek, Fast Company, Entrepreneur, Inc., PRNews, and PRWeek. His passion for continual innovation led to Peppercomm’s creation and growth of its measurement, research, and licensing offerings. He serves as a Trustee for Drew University, is a board member of the Council of PR Firms Counselors Academy, and sits on the planning committee of the Council of PR Firms. His nonprofit work includes board positions with Little Kids Rock and My Good Deed.org.