Our Team

Patrick's Portrait

Patrick Kowalczyk

President

2006
Michael Kaminer PR, U.S. Representatives Lynn Woolsey and Frank Pallone, Middlesex County Democratic Organization
Theatre of the Oppressed NYC, Live Out Loud
Rutgers University
Middletown, New Jersey

His favorite books are Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides, The Tennis Partner by Abraham Verghese, and The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver. His favorite movies are Beasts of the Southern Wild, Children of Men, and The Florida Project.

His travel wishlist includes Sri Lanka and Thailand. His dream clients are The New Yorker Festival and The Emerson Collective. His all-time favorite concerts are Daft Punk in Coney Island (2007) and Florence and the Machine at Barclays Center (2018).

His must-read is New York Magazine, his must-listens are Song Exploder, Slow Burn and On the Media, and his must-watch is The Handmaid’s Tale.

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Jenny's Portrait

Jenny Chang

Account Director

2006
Hall Company, Bragman Nyman Caffarelli
Baruch College M.A.,  Oswego State University B.A.
Queens, NY

Her favorite books are You by Caroline Kepnes, Something Borrowed by Emily Giffin, Zeitoun by Dave Eggers, Sharp Objects and Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn, and The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins.

Her travel wish list includes Dubai and Greece. Her dream clients are BuzzFeed and Andy Cohen. Her all-time favorite concerts are Taylor Swift in Metlife (2018) and NKOTBSB at IZOD Center (2011).

Her must-read is Vanity Fair’s The Hive, her must-watches are Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen and Complex’s Hot Ones.

 

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Gretchen's Portrait

Gretchen Griffin

Writer

2006
Macmillan Publishers, LeapFrog Enterprises, NRDC, MKPR, Berlitz, Da Capo Press, Theatre Communications Group
Rutgers University, B.A., Journalism
Toms River, NJ

Her favorite book is “The Once and Future King” by T.H. White and her favorite movie is “Magnolia” by P.T. Anderson. Her travel wishlist includes Ireland. She cites Michel Gondry as a creative inspiration and her dream client would be The Dalai Lama. She saw Ray Davies at The Academy in New York City in 1995.

Her proudest professional moments are our red carpert events. She says “the teamwork under pressure is fantastic.”

Her must-read author is Andrew Sullivan, her must-watch series is Community and she thinks you should follow Ruth Buzzi on Twitter.

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Teyra's Portrait

Teyra Anderson

Account Assistant

2017
The Walt Disney Company, Viacom, Beautiful Planning Marketing & PR
Syracuse University
Somerset, NJ

Her favorite book is A Piece of Cake: A Memoir by Cupcake Brown. Her favorite TV Shows are Living Single, A Different World, Bob’s Burgers, and Superstore. Her travel wishlist includes Brazil, Tanzania, and South Africa. Teyra’s dream client is Airbnb.

Her all-time favorite concerts are the Beyonce: Formation World Tour (2016) and The Weeknd: Starboy Concert Tour (2017).

Her must-read is Barracoon by Zora Neale Hurston, her favorite podcasts are The Read, No Man’s Land, and Still Processing, and her must-watch is This Is Us.

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Corey's Portrait

Corey Nord

Account Executive

2016
Sesame Workshop, Pittsburgh Pirates
The University of Pittsburgh
New York, NY

His favorite books are Bonfire of the Vanities by Tom Wolfe, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey, and Moonglow by Michael Chabon. His favorite movies are Dazed and Confused, Cool Runnings, and No Country for Old Men.

His travel wishlist includes Machu Picchu and the Galapagos Islands. His dream client would be The New York Rangers. His all-time favorite concerts are Bruce Springsteen at MetLife (2012) and Bruce Springsteen on Broadway (2018). He clearly likes Bruce Springsteen.

His must read is Gothamist and he usually watches The Office in its entirety every year.

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