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With 20-plus years of experience creating powerful narratives, Torossian is one of the most well respected Public Relations professionals in America. Under his leadership, 5WPR has grown into one of the 15 largest independent PR firms in the nation, with more than 150 professionals in the company’s headquarters in the iconic Helmsley Building in Manhattan. Torossian has been recognized with many awards including being named PR Executive of the Year by the American Business Awards, and Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year semifinalist, amongst others. He is a thought leader on Public Relations and communications, including crisis management, public affairs and social media, and is called on to counsel blue chip companies, top business executives and entrepreneurs both in the United States and worldwide. Torossian has represented top global brands and his firm has been named “PR Agency of the Year” multiple times by the American Business Awards. Torossian regularly provides expert commentary for CNBC, Entertainment Tonight (ET) and Fox News, among other media outlets, and is a contributing columnist for Forbes and the New York Observer. He has been featured in Bloomberg BusinessWeek, The New York Times, Inc. Magazine and more. Torossian’s book, “For Immediate Release: Shape Minds, Build Brands, and Deliver Results With Game-Changing Public Relations,” is a PR best-seller. A NYC native, Torossian lives in Manhattan with his children. He is a member of Young Presidents Organization (YPO), and active in numerous charities. Email Ronn at rtorossian@5wpr.com

ARTICLES BY: Ronn Torossian


May 29, 2017 10:31 am
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Investing in Jewish Businesses — and BizTank

I recently served as a “mogul” on BizTank --  a forum for hungry entrepreneurs to pitch their ideas and seek investments from a panel of Jewish investors. The program, similar to...

May 19, 2017 1:40 pm
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Deport Radical Islamist Preacher to Turkey and Maintain American Interests

This week, the radical Islamist, Turkish preacher Fethullah Gülen, based in Pennsylvania, wrote a Washington Post op-ed, titled "The Turkey I No Longer Know." But who...

May 5, 2017 2:09 pm
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Remembering Benny Elon

The Jewish people lost a great patriot, an amazing man and a special soul on Friday with the passing of Rabbi Binyamin (Benny) Elon. Throughout his...

May 3, 2017 10:48 am
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Why Is a New York State Non-Profit Hosting Linda Sarsour?

In New York, state agencies cannot do business with any institution or company that supports the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel. As New York Governor...

April 27, 2017 12:12 pm
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Why Is CUNY Honoring and Supporting BDS?

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has previously “blackballed a dozen foreign companies for supporting the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement against Israel.” As the New York...

April 10, 2017 5:23 pm
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Israel’s Natural Gas Supply Is a Game-Changer

“Russia Cuts Gas, and Europe Shivers,” the New York Times reported on January 6, 2009, after Russia shut off gas exports to Europe due to a pricing...

March 22, 2017 6:41 am
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The Brooklyn Library Must Not Allow Norman Finkelstein to Lecture on Israel

Those who oppose Israel should not be given open forums in New York City's publicly-funded venues. But -- as New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind recently uncovered -- the Brooklyn Public Library...

March 16, 2017 7:03 am
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Christian Group Helps Fund Aliyah to Israel

Israel has been the home of the Jewish people since Biblical times. And since the founding of the modern state of Israel in 1948, Jews...

March 6, 2017 10:40 am
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These Sharks Are Kosher

Matchmaking has long been a Jewish pastime, and now there’s also a corporate-funding matchmaker. A new program called BizTank brings together entrepreneurs and successful Jewish investors. The brainchild of...

January 17, 2017 7:54 am
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Israel, Like Trump, Should Blackball Hostile Press Outlets

President-elect Donald Trump can teach the state of Israel a thing or two about how to handle the media. When the media actively harms Trump, he...

January 2, 2017 1:07 pm
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History Repeats Itself, From Begin to Netanyahu

The United Nations Security Council resolution -- which stated that Israeli communities in Judea and Samaria, “occupied since 1967, including East Jerusalem,” have “no legal validity," and...

December 23, 2016 2:55 am
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This Hanukkah, Let’s Celebrate Christian Friends of Israel

In a rare cosmological event, the first day of Hanukkah lands on Christmas Day this year -- something that has happened only four times in the past...

November 22, 2016 5:26 am
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Leonard Cohen’s Legacy for Jews — and Humanity

Many people know Leonard Cohen from the countless covers of his timeless hit, “Hallelujah.” But to his legion of fans, Cohen was more than the purveyor of just...

November 17, 2016 7:17 am
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Placing Faith in Donald Trump on Israel

After one of the most hostile anti-Israel administrations ever, Steve Bannon, the newly-appointed chief strategist and senior adviser to Donald Trump, will attend the Zionist Organization of...

Culture

A ‘Wonder Woman’ Purim as Israel Gets Ready to Party

JNS.org - Queen Esther and Uncle Mordechai, King Ahasuerus and that rogue Haman. All of them (and even poor old deposed...

Israeli Basketball Player Omri Casspi Educates NBA Teammate About Keeping Kosher

Israeli NBA player Omri Casspi taught one of his teammates about the dietary laws...

Features

Iran Tests Aggressive Strategy Against Israel

JNS.org - On February 10, Iran launched a drone into Israeli airspace, shocking Israel -- and sending the Jewish state into...

How the IDF Is Preparing for a Multi-Front War

An Israel Defense Forces (IDF) plan designed to prepare it for the challenge of multiple-front warfare is now entering its third...

Delegation of American Jewish Leaders Visits UAE, Hoping for Results

JNS.org - A large delegation of American Jewish leaders recently spent two days in...

World

Iran Threatens to Withdraw From Nuclear Deal if Banks Continue to Stay Away

Iran will withdraw from the 2015 nuclear deal if there is no economic benefit and major banks continue to shun the Islamic Republic, its deputy foreign minister said on Thursday. Under the...

Israel

Netanyahu Asks Visiting NFL Players to ‘Fight’ for Israel

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Monday with seven NFL players as they concluded a six-day whirlwind tour of the Jewish state and told them that they should...

Middle East

Lebanese Journalist: 100 Years After Balfour Declaration, Arabs Have Failed...

JNS.org - In a Nov. 25, 2017 article marking the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, published in the London-based daily...

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