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Ronn Torossian is one of America's most prolific and respected public relations experts. Torossian is the Founder, President and CEO of 5W Public Relations, one of the 20 largest independent American PR firms, headquartered in New York with an office in Los Angeles. His expertise in every facet of PR encompasses work for blue chip companies in industries including corporate, consumer, healthcare, technology, public affairs, entertainment and more. Known for its results-oriented approach, 5WPR has been named PR Agency of the Year by the American Business Awards, and has been named to the Inc. 500 list. Torossian is an expert on crisis communications, having provided services and counsel for top businesspeople and personalities. An entrepreneur, author and strategic consultant, he regularly appears on The Today Show, Fox News, CNBC, and CNN. He has been profiled in Business Week, Inc. Magazine, Entrepreneur Magazine and others. Ronn Torossian is the best-selling author of "For Immediate Release: Shape Minds, Build Brands, and Deliver Results with Game-Changing Public Relations,"a book known as an industry "must read", which highlights the key aspects and qualities of public relations and marketing. Torossian is a featured op-ed columnist for The Huffington Post, Newsmax, Wired Magazine, and others. Torossian is the recipient of multiple awards, including PR Executive of the Year, and is a past semi-finalist for the prestigious Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. He is an active philanthropist and board member of numerous not-for-profit organizations as well as being a member of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO). Ronn Torossian lives on the Upper West Side of Manhattan with his children.

ARTICLES BY: Ronn Torossian

June 6, 2016 3:08 am

What Begin and Jabotinsky Would Have Said About the New Israel Fund

As I watch the work of the New Israel Fund and its grantees, such as Breaking the Silence, I recall the words of the late Israeli Prime Minister...

May 25, 2016 6:47 am

How Social TV Tries to Destroy the State of Israel

I recently wrote about the commendable work of Stand With Us, a pro-Israel organization that operates in the digital media arena. Social Television, on the other hand,...

May 22, 2016 1:33 am

Using Digital Media to Counteract Hostile Traditional Media - Too often when Israel is featured in the news, it is for something negative. Yet the reality is that there are so many great stories...

May 17, 2016 6:44 am

Standing Up for Israel on Social Media

Too often when Israel is featured in the news, it is for something negative. Yet, the reality is that there are so many great stories...

May 12, 2016 6:40 am

Judaica and Memorabilia Connect Us To the Past

A date in a calendar is strengthened when history can be held and cherished. Last week, Israel remembered the Holocaust, and this week marked Memorial Day for...

May 3, 2016 6:45 am

Haaretz and New York Times Happily Excuse Palestinian Child Terrorists

A recent headline in Haaretz read, “Sharp Rise in the Number of Palestinian Children in Prison.” The article noted that there have been 438 Palestinian Arab youths put in Israeli jails since February....

April 13, 2016 6:33 am

Addameer — a New Israel Fund Partner — Seeks to Destroy the Jewish State

In February, Sahara Francis, director of the NGO Addameer, participated in a BDS convention in Britain that was part of Israeli Apartheid Week. Addameer claims to be...

April 6, 2016 6:31 am

Columbia Refuses to Break the Silence

If a human rights organization is truly open-minded, why would it filter its audience to weed out potential opposition at an educational forum? Shouldn't it promote a...

March 30, 2016 7:52 am

Mazal Tov to Incoming New York Consul General Dani Dayan

I would like to extend my congratulations to the newly appointed Israeli consul general to New York, Dani Dayan. The 59 year-old Argentinean émigré’ to Israel is...

March 28, 2016 6:28 am

Why Is Columbia’s Hillel Siding With an Anti-Israel NGO?

Prominent Jewish scholars and educators have jointly condemned Breaking the Silence (BtS), the Israeli NGO whose true mission appears to be harming the IDF. BtS collects and shares IDF testimonies...

March 17, 2016 6:33 am

Ze’ev Jabotinsky on the Need for a Strong Jewish Army

Earlier this week, the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces, an organization dedicated to supporting the men and women serving in the IDF, held its annual dinner...

March 2, 2016 6:16 am

New Israel Fund Grantees Accuse Jewish State of Torture

Another week, another attempt to vilify Israel. Once again, this attempt comes from two NGOs --  HaMoked and B’Tselem -- that receive funding from the New...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...

At Sukkot, Israeli Farmers Enjoy the Fruits of Their Faith - Avichai Koch says farming is in his blood. He is the son of Holocaust survivors from Europe who immigrated...


Several Cyber Attacks Disrupt Major Websites Twitter, Netflix, Spotify

Several cyber attacks disrupted Web traffic on the East Coast Friday, shutting down access to some of the Web's most popular sites and frustrating their users. A slew of major sites...


Israel Security Agency: Terrorist Attacks in Jerusalem Doubled in September

Terrorist attacks in Jerusalem doubled last month compared to August, according to Israel’s security agency, the Shin Bet. There were 26 attacks in the capital in September, compared to 13 in...

Middle East

Turkey Expands Military Offensive Against Kurdish Fighters in Syria

Turkey escalated its offensive Thursday against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, pounding them with airstrikes and artillery, and complicating the battle against the Islamic State group by Ankara and Washington,...