“Henry is a real partner that I would always wish to involve with my business. His superior professional skills and service was a major contribution to achieving extraordinary market positioning results with the highest level of commitment.”
--Benny Ballin, Entrepreneur and Former CEO, Neteye and Emoze
“I have worked with Henry Feintuch for more than 20 years through nearly a dozen businesses. He is long on strategic business and PR knowledge, as well as personal ethics and commitment to excellence. Mr. Feintuch provides executive and management teams with a deep understanding of the broad spectrum of PR and publicity opportunities that translate into real business gain. He is the consummate team player, deeply knowledgeable in all things PR and will be an asset to any executive team.”
--Judith Rothrock, President, JRocket Marketing
"With Henry Feintuch's input and counsel, young PowerDsine was able to position itself as the leading developer of Power-over-Ethernet technology, competing against some of the world's largest multinational manufacturers including Cisco. We were able to successfully sell into the largest IT organizations and develop a brand that was very strong and helped the company in its public offering."
--Igal Rotem, Entrepreneur and Former CEO/Founder, PowerDsine
“Henry’s combination of industry knowledge and communications know-how made him a valued player in senior management discussions.”
--Lila Miller, Former Manager, Marketing Communications, International Paper
“When it comes to developing powerful marketing strategies that help to differentiate start-ups from established organizations, there is no equal to Henry Feintuch and his team. Henry has helped me to establish and promote several of my companies including LifeSafety Solutions and FreedomPay. There's no question that if I were taking on leadership in another organization, Feintuch Communications would be my pick to help build its reputation and sales!”
--Robert Pons, Senior Vice President, Capital Markets, TMNG
“Henry Feintuch brings smart, aggressive, thought-provoking and state-of-the-art thinking to your company’s public relations efforts. He is is truly committed to first understanding your business and to marshalling the resources and approaches that can extend your branding presence in the public realm - in a comprehensive, meaningful and progressively-minded manner.”
--Bob Cohen, President & CEO, Scarborough Research
“Our working partnership with Henry Feintuch and his colleagues has been defined by in-depth preparation, followed by senior level involvement to craft solutions for clients based on analysis and a keen sense of the most effective communications strategies to employ. Refreshingly, he listens first and avoids a “one size fits all” mentality to achieve the client’s business objectives. Henry’s commitment to a project exceeds expectations and produces results.”
--Ray Donnelly, EVP, Strategy/Research, O2 Ideas
“Henry Feintuch is a subject matter expert in all that involves the development of go-to-market strategies. He is anchored in helping clients get to and grow revenue. To be strategic is powerful and to be tactical is critical. To be both is rare - and Henry not only dreams the great dreams - he helps to figure out how to bring them to life and create results. I have come to Henry for help time and again, sent him to clients of mine over a period of over a decade, and would never hesitate to recommend him - he simply is the best of the best.”
--Don Zinn, Executive Vice President, Starpoint Executive Search
Henry Feintuch is a senior communications practitioner and former broadcast journalist with 25 years of experience providing counsel to organizations ranging from start-ups to Fortune 1000 companies.
Utilizing a hands-on approach, he has worked with a broad range of corporations and associations in sectors that include information technology, telecommunications and wireless, e-commerce and interactive services, advertising and market research, media and publishing, financial services, consumer electronics and many more.
Prior to founding Feintuch Communications in January 2009, he was managing partner, public relations, at KCSA Strategic Communications. For more than 22 years, Mr. Feintuch conceived of, managed and worked on client campaigns for Arbitron, IEEE, International Paper, BellSouth and numerous other domestic and international emerging companies. He also created the firm’s advertising and media practice, serving a wide array of traditional and out-of-home media companies, and its global tech group, with a heavy emphasis on emerging technology from Israel.
Previously, he served as director, corporate communications for Scanvest Ring, an early marketer of enhanced 9-1-1 automatic call distribution technology, and served in account management at Booke & Company and Paul Kaufman Associates.
Early in his career, Mr. Feintuch served as news assignment editor for WCBS-TV in New York City. He was also a reporter and anchorman for radio stations WTTM-AM, WMTR-AM and WDHA-FM and served as a professional scout executive with Greater New York Councils, Boy Scouts of America.
Mr. Feintuch earned his bachelor’s degree in television and radio from Brooklyn College, City University of New York. He is an active member of the Public Relations Society of America, the former chair of its technology section and past co-chair of its annual T3 technology conference. He resides in Chappaqua, N.Y. with his wife Alice. The Feintuchs have two sons, Joshua and Alex, and a dusky conure.
Richard Roher is a professionally accredited PR counselor with more than 30 years’ agency experience in corporate and media communications, media relations, industry relations, and marketing. As a former engineering technical writer on medical instruments, nuclear subs, and commercial and military aircraft, Rich is lifelong technologist who has helped usher in such now common place products and technologies as surround sound, portable computers, car navigation, home theater and satellite radio.
His areas of industry and marketing experience include telecom, wireless, Internet and information technology, broadcasting & cable, consumer electronics, home automation, commercial and pro AV, automotive electronics, clean energy and natural resources.
Roher is the president of Roher PR Group, which he operated 25 years as an independent second-generation firm prior to its merger with Feintuch Communications in 2015. During that time, Roher PR received the national PRSA Silver Anvil honorary mention for a program performed for the Consumer Electronic Association (now Consumer Technology Association) and the PRSA-NY Big Apple Award for a campaign conducted for CEDIA, the Custom Electronics Design & Installation Association.
He is also president of Pros Prose for CEOs, an independent copywriting company targeting C-suite executives seeking superior ghostwriting services for speeches, articles, presentations, press statements and other business communications.
Roher is a longtime endurance athlete with passionate pursuits in cycling and alpine skiing.
Rick Anderson is an experienced communications professional who has held senior positions at some of the country’s leading public relations firms. Over his 30-year career, he has represented a broad range of organizations from multi-national corporations to emerging growth companies and non-profits helping them enhance their business and reputation through results-driven, public relations and marketing communications. He has helped numerous companies prepare to go public and is an expert in crisis communications.
Mr. Anderson started his own communication consultancy, R.L. Anderson & Associates, in 2006, after serving as senior vice president and partner in the corporate and business communications group at Fleishman-Hillard, one of the country’s largest communications consultancies. He was the co-chair of the firm’s Financial Communications Practice group and responsible for corporate communications, investor relations and financial media clients. Previously, he was a senior vice president and co-founder of Thomson Financial’s Global Consulting Group, a leading financial communications firm.
Mr. Anderson has a strong background in financial services and technology having worked with major banking, asset managers, hedge funds, insurance and financial technology companies including Citicorp, SunGard, Amdocs, Aetna, Nationwide, Broadridge Financial, T. Rowe Price, Ernst & Young’s financial services and TAS practices, Interbank FX, MF Global, Fidelity Bank and dozens of smaller banks and thrifts. He is well versed in helping companies work their way through challenging shareholder, investor and corporate governance issues.
He has participated in more than 35 initial public offerings and spin-offs and has worked with companies to set-up their internal IR programs as well as serving as outside IR counsel to senior management. Mr. Anderson assisted Agilent Technologies in its $8 billion spin and IPO from Hewlett-Packard; the following year, he helped guide Krispy Kreme through the most successful IPO in 2000; and in 2001, he worked on two of the largest IPOs that year – AFC Enterprises and Peabody Energy.
Mr. Anderson served as assistant secretary of economic affairs and ombudsman for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts from 1972 to 1978 and created the Work Employment Program for Governor Michael Dukakis, which became a model for national welfare reform. He began his career with Textron Inc. as an assistant to the vice president of corporate relations. A graduate of Brown University, Mr. Anderson holds a MA in urban affairs from Boston University. He is a longtime member of the National Investor Relations Institute and served as the section chair for the PRSA’s financial communications section.
Doug Wright is a senior public relations strategist, writer and publicist with more than 20 years of industry experience, primarily working with New York City area agencies. He has represented leading companies in a variety of categories including consumer electronics, home automation, video production, financial services, software, marketing services, video games and musical instruments.
His client experience includes Yamaha, Sony, Sharp, Verizon Wireless, Monster Products, Legrand North America, Atlona, Klarna, Western Union, TC Group, NewTek, Pioneer, Turtle Beach, RCA/Thomson, AVAST Software, Nero, MarketingSherpa, Mapp Digital and Allen Interactions.
Wright’s writing portfolio includes all manner of press and marketing materials, including releases, pitches, bylines, Web content, brochure copy, messaging documents, Q&As and case studies. He conducts highly effective media outreach campaigns and is equally adept at preparing clients for press meetings and interviews. As a result, his clients have appeared regularly in mainstream media including Reuters, WIRED, Engadget, Gizmodo, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, MediaPost, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, PC Magazine, Mashable, About.com, as well as in key trade publications relevant to their industries.
Wright served as a vice president at Crenshaw Communications, an account supervisor at Wilson McHenry Company and a vice president at Roher Public Relations. He started his career at Dorf & Stanton Communications, where he participated in the launch of the Sharp Wizard—a revolutionary handheld electronic organizer that introduced the modern personal electronics category.
Wright graduated from Syracuse University’s Newhouse School of Public Communications, where he majored in public relations. He currently lives in Leonia, N.J. with his wife Tristan, and two daughters, Holiday and Maile.
Scott R. Gordon is a principal in Gordon Global Associates which he co-founded with his father, Sheldon Gordon, C.P.A., in February 2000. Gordon Global Associates, located in Lynbrook, New York is a wholly owned subsidiary of a New York regional accounting firm that has been in existence for more than 30 years.
Mr. Gordon is responsible for identifying international companies that have been successful in selling their products and services all over the world and are considering developing a market in North America. The company has worked with technology companies, traditional manufacturers, textile companies and service providers from Singapore, Hong Kong, Norway, Canada, South Africa and Taiwan.
An actively practicing attorney, Mr. Gordon manages the firm’s accounting and administrative staff to provide international businesses with a full complement of legal, financial, business administrative and product distribution support services. The value-added component to the firm’s services is its focus on providing clients with hands-on services, and ensuring that all of their United States business operations are given precise professional attention. On a daily basis, Mr. Gordon serves as counsel to the firm’s clients on all of their United States legal and operational matters.
Mr. Gordon was admitted to the New York State Bar in 1996. He worked as a staff attorney for the law firm of Debevoise & Plimpton from 1996 to 1998. His practice concentration included the representation of banks, securities firms and insurance companies. From 1998 to 2000, he served as counsel to Owens Corning, a manufacturer of commercial and residential building materials. Mr. Gordon received a B.B.A. in Accounting and Finance from George Washington University in 1992 and a J.D. from Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center in 1995.
Mr. Gordon, his wife Shari, and daughters Emily and Rebecca reside in Roslyn, N.Y.