Saturday, June 8, 2013

5WPR Adds Berricle.com To Client Roster -- PR Agency Continues Rapid Growth

5WPR, the NY based PR agency has been hired by Berricle.com as PR firm of record. The agency will carry out product placement, media relations and provide strategic communications counsel.

With more than 3,000 unique products, Berricle provides a suite of elegant yet affordable jewelry. Every product is individually hand checked to ensure the highest level of quality, and clients shop 24/7 for the finest sterling silver rings, sterling silver earrings, sterling silver necklaces and accessories for any occasion.

"The team at Berricle.com is hard-working and devoted to giving their customers a great experience and we are so pleased they have selected us as their agency.  We will work hard as we do for all our clients to provide them top-tier service and results.  We are eager to help them showcase the variety and quality of their  brand," said Ronn Torossian, the founder of 5WPR.

ABOUT 5W PUBLIC RELATIONS: 5W Public Relations (5W) is a full-service agency known for cutting edge programs that engage people with businesses, issues and ideas.  The company is a finalist for the American Business Awards PR agency of the year. With more than 100 professionals serving clients in B2C (Beauty & Fashion, Consumer Brands, Entertainment, Food & Beverage, Health & Wellness, Travel & Hospitality, Technology, Nonprofit), B2B (Corporate Communications, Reputation Management, CSR, Sustainability Communications), Public Affairs, Crisis Communications and digital strategy, 5W brings leading businesses a resourceful, bold and results driven approach to communications. Learn more at www.5wpr.com.

Contact: Ronn Torossian, 5W Public Relations 212-999-5585 ronn@5wpr.com

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Thursday, June 6, 2013

5WPR Expands Consumer Fashion Practice, Adding SINGER22

5WPR, a top 25 PR agency, is pleased to announce the addition of SINGER22 to its diverse roster of consumer fashion clients. 5W Public Relations will execute an integrated, global public relations campaign to further inform the fashion loving public about this top, trend-driven brand.

SINGER22 is the leading fashion destination for celebrity style, cutting-edge contemporary brands and up-and-coming designers.  Founded by CEO Jon Singer in 2003 as an e-commerce website and brick & mortar store, SINGER22 has grown to become a global influencer in men's and women's contemporary, and fashion, clothing as well as shoes and accessories including belts, jewelry, rings, bracelets, sunglasses, tech accessories and more.  The company has earned its reputation as a progressive, trusted fashion curator by launching new brands and establishing itself as an authorized retailer of all of the merchandise it features.

"We are thrilled to be working with SINGER22, one of the most influential players in the trend-driven style space," said Ronn Torossian, CEO, 5W Public Relations. "This is a fantastic addition to our growing Fashion and Retail divisions and we are excited to have SINGER22 on board."

"We think 5W is a great fit for SINGER22," said Jon Singer , Founder and CEO.  "Their fashion experience coupled with their celebrity expertise, make them a perfect fit for the SINGER22 brand."

ABOUT 5W PUBLIC RELATIONS:
5W Public Relations (5W) is a full-service agency known for cutting edge programs that engage people with businesses, issues and ideas.  With more than 90 professionals serving clients in B2C (Beauty & Fashion, Consumer Brands, Entertainment, Food & Beverage, Health & Wellness, Travel & Hospitality, Technology, Nonprofit), B2B (Corporate Communications, Reputation Management, CSR, Sustainability Communications), Public Affairs, Crisis Communications and digital strategy, 5W brings leading businesses a resourceful, bold and results driven approach to communications. Learn more at www.5wpr.com.

Contact: Ronn Torossian , 5WPR, Ronn@5wpr.com, 212.999.5585

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Tuesday, June 4, 2013

5wpr Named As Finalist For Public Relations Agency Of Year In 2013 American Business Awards

Ronn Torossian Named As Finalist For PR Executive Of The Year

5WPR has been named a finalist in the Public Relations Agency of the Year category in The 2013 American Business Awards. Additionally, Ronn Torossian, the founder & CEO of 5WPR was named a finalist in the Communications, Investor Relations, and PR Executive of the Year category.  In both categories, 5WPR, and Torossian will ultimately be a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie® Award winner in the program.

The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. More than 3,200 nominations from organizations of all sizes were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Most Innovative Company of the Year, Management Team of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, among others. Finalists were chosen by more than 140 business professionals nationwide during judging and will be announced at The American Business Awards banquet on June 17 in Chicago.

“We are thrilled to be named finalists for the 2013 American Business Awards. Our entire team works incredibly hard and deserve this recognition and  appreciation for all of our accomplishments. We also thank our client partners for helping us reach this milestone. We are committed to doing great work every day, and are proud that the judges recognized the achievements of our hard-working staff,” said Ronn Torossian, CEO of 5WPR.

“From the publishing of my book, to recently celebrating the 10 year anniversary of 5WPR, to being named as a semi-finalist for entrepreneur of the year by Ernst & Young, and now, being named a finalist for PR Executive of the Year 2013 these accomplishments are tremendously gratifying,” added Torossian.

The 5WPR Nomination was entitled Re-writing the Rules of PR: 5W Builds an Agency for a New Media Landscape. Ronn Torossian’s nomination was entitled “Rewriting the Rules of PR and Changing an Industry.” 

Details about The American Business Awards and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.  

ABOUT 5WPR

5W Public Relations (www.5wpr.com) is a full-service agency known for cutting-edge programs that engage with businesses, issues and ideas. With more than 100 professionals serving clients in B2C (Beauty & Fashion, Consumer Brands, Entertainment, Food & Beverage, Health & Wellness, Travel & Hospitality, Technology, Nonprofit), B2B (Corporate Communications and Reputation Management), Public Affairs, Crisis Communications and digital strategy, 5W brings leading businesses a resourceful, bold and results-driven approach to communications.

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.  A fifth program, the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, will debut this year.  Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide.  Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.

Monday, June 3, 2013

Ronn Torossian- The PR prodigy!

Ronn  Torossian is the founder, president and CEO of New York City based PR Company “5W Public Relations”, which is the 23rd largest privately owned PR firm in the United States.

After graduating from Stuyvesant High School in New York City, Ronn joined Sunny Albany, also known as the University at Albany, State University of New York. Once he completed his studies, he went on to start his public relations career in 1998, working for the speaker of the New York City Counsel, Peter Vallone, Sr.

In, 2002, he joined the Christian Coalition of America, as a media director. And a year later, in 2003, his dream of establishing his own PR firm came true when he founded his own public relations firm, 5WPR.

With a team of more than 90 employees, Ronn has been helping his clients from all over the country, by delivering seamless PR solutions.

Besides his PR interests, Mr. Torossian is also a board member of many charities including; RAJE (Russian American Jewish Experience), ZOA (Zionist Organization of America), Aish and many others.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

5WPR Ranked #5 in Beauty & Fashion Public Relations

5WPR, one of the largest independently owned PR Agencies in the U.S. was ranked No. 5 in top PR agencies who maintain an individualized fashion & beauty practice by O'Dwyer's, a PR trade magazine publication.  All companies ranked satisfied the ranking requirements of O'Dwyer's – to provide W-3 forms and income tax statements as well as a current account list.  The list was recently announced summarizing 2012 financials.

"We are thrilled to again be recognized as the 5th largest beauty PR agency. We are proud to represent top-tier brands from Jane Iredale , Supersmile, Suki Skincare, Repechage, Merle Norman , GM Collin, Shiseido brands Decleor & Carita, Rowenta Beauty and many more," said Ronn Torossian , President & CEO of 5W Public Relations. "Our business continues to grow as we work hard and don't stop until we get our clients the results and attention they deserve. The future is bright for the entire Public Relations industry. "

J.R. O'Dwyer Company is a publisher in New York City which was founded in 1968 and has covered the public relations and marketing industries since then.

5W Public Relations (www.5wpr.com) is a full-service PR agency headquartered in Manhattan with a satellite office in Los Angeles.  The company services a wide variety of clients in many different sectors.

Contact: Ronn Torossian , rtorossian@5wpr.com, 212.999.5585

SOURCE 5W Public Relations

Saturday, May 25, 2013

5WPR Ranked 7th Largest Privately-Owned Professional Services PR Agency

2012 rankings of specialized practice areas for independently owned public relations firms are complete, and according to the annual rankings conducted by O'Dwyer's, 5WPR has been ranked the 7th largest Professional Services PR firm. In order to qualify for the annual O'Dwyers rankings, PR firms must submit financial documentation to the public relations industry trade magazine.

"From attorneys to accountants, consulting firms to crisis campaigns, 5WPR works with a slew of different professional services companies and are proud of the work we do in the sector," said Ronn Torossian, the founder of the firm.  "With our resourceful and modern approach to communications and our expertise as a specialist firm, we represent many notable professionals – and make them even more notable." 

As the industry continues to evolve from typical traditional practices to integrated marketing and social media, 5WPR is ahead of the industry. Through training programs and monitoring evolving trends 5W and its staff continue to provide world class services across the board. While the first quarter of Q1 has come to a close, 5W has seen tremendous client wins across all sectors and is looking forward to the remainder of 2013.

5W Public Relations (www.5wpr.com) is a results-oriented company which has experienced rapid growth since being founded in 2003.  The company motto of "REAL. RESOURCEFUL. RESULTS." is shown in their public relations and marketing campaigns. Our services are based on raising our clients' image, sales and bottom-line results. We emphasize powerful, proactive and passionate public relations efforts. At the end of the day, our clients look to us for results, and we deliver.

CONTACT: Ronn Torossian , ronn@5wpr.com, 212-999-5585

SOURCE 5W Public Relations

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

5WPR & Ronn Torossian Celebrate Being Named 10th Largest American Food & Beverage PR Firm

5WPR was named as the 10th largest independent food & beverage U.S. PR agency Food & beverage Public Relations Agency amongst all companies that maintain specialized practices, according to O'Dwyer's, a leading public relations industry publication. To qualify for ranking with O'Dwyers, companies are required to provide income tax documentation.

"It is an exciting time for 5WPR and our clients and we are so excited about 2013 across all practice areas. All aspects of our food and beverage practice are growing and we are all excited to be named the tenth largest company in the space. We work tirelessly to achieve results for our clients and are excited about the future at our company," said Ronn Torossian, Founder of 5WPR.

ABOUT 5W PUBLIC RELATIONS

5W Public Relations (www.5wpr.com) is a full-service PR agency known for cutting-edge programs that engage with businesses, issues and ideas. With more than 90 professionals serving clients in B2C (Beauty & Fashion, Consumer Brands, Entertainment, Food & Beverage, Health & Wellness, Travel & Hospitality, Technology, Nonprofit), B2B (Corporate Communications and Reputation Management), Public Affairs, Crisis Communications and digital strategy, 5W brings leading businesses a resourceful, bold and results-driven approach to communications.

Ronn Torossian 212.999.5585 rtorossian@5wpr.com

SOURCE 5WPR