Christine Barney, APR
Christine Barney, APRCEO & Managing Partner
After many years in public relations I still wake up each morning excited about the day ahead. I love learning about a new industry, company or issue.
Lisa Ross
Lisa RossPresident, Partner
My partners often tell me that after client service skills, persistence is what I’m best known for.
Tina Elmowitz
Tina ElmowitzExecutive Vice President, Partner
I like to try things that have never been done before. I’ve called the Pentagon and Secret Service to make things happen for my clients…nothing stops me!
Bruce Rubin, APR
Bruce Rubin, APRSenior Counsel Litigation & Crisis Communication
Bruce is known and regarded as one of the country’s top crisis communication practitioners, specializing in crisis, emergency and litigation public relations.
Lauren Bernat
Lauren BernatVice President of Account Services, Partner
Lauren is passionate and prides herself on the strong relationships that have developed with clients over the years.
Maite Velez-Couto
Maite Velez-CoutoVice President, Partner
Maite brings a broad range of media relations, consumer product marketing and branding experience to the firm, including Hispanic marketing.
Sandra Fine Ericson, APR
Sandra Fine Ericson, APRSenior Vice President, Director of Results Measurement, Partner
Sandra taps her natural leadership skills, drive for success and passion for accountability to deliver for clients on a daily basis.
Robert Gill
Robert Gill Senior Writer
As a senior writer and media strategist, Rob provides exceptional writing expertise and media relations support to a broad spectrum of rbb clients.
Laura Guitar
Laura GuitarExecutive Vice President, Health, Crisis Communications & Issue Management, Partner
During periods of reputational risk, Laura offers experienced crisis communications counsel, rapid response programming and integrated strategies to protect the long-term value of an organization.
Jeanine Karp
Jeanine KarpVice President, Partner
Jeanine’s high-energy style, intelligence and passion for results is backed by a broad range of capabilities in media relations, brand development, consumer and B2B marketing.
Lisette Loughner
Lisette LoughnerVice President of Human Resources, Partner
My professionalism and nurturing personality have been a vital force in managing rbb’s employee relations and benefits programs which have positively contributed to the agency’s award-winning employee driven workplace philosophy.
Josh Merkin
Josh MerkinVice President, Partner
Josh can “walk the talk” in developing and implementing integrated media relations and communications strategies.
Billy Boulia
Billy BouliaSVP, Digital
As a passionate innovator in Digital & Social media, Billy pushes boundaries to provide our clients with the most strategic & creative thinking.
Rashid Saker
Rashid SakerDirector of Operations, Partner
I believe that customer service is the driving force to success in administration and operations management. “When internal clients are satisfied, it creates the perfect environment for them to be able to satisfy external clients.”
Shawn Warmstein
Shawn WarmsteinVice President, Partner
Whether award-winning campaigns, high-profile events or national media work, Shawn works with clients to drive strategic results.
Amy Zakarin
Amy ZakarinPresident of Z|COMM
A true publicist is always curious, aware and determined to get a response