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5WPR helps some of the world's best brands to tell their story and build their following.

5W's smart, resourceful team works in the here and now while continuously keeping our eye on the future. This formula for success works: 5W is one of the top 15 firms in the U.S. with revenues exceeding $50 million.


SEP 16, 2021

5WPR Named Winner in Ragan's Media Relations Awards 2021

5W Public Relations, has been announced winner of the newsjacking award in Ragan's Media Relations Awards. The award recognizes 5WPR's Lifestyle Team and their outstanding work with client The Topps Company, on their record-breaking limited release Topps Now Baseball Card.


SEP 07, 2021

5WPR CEO, Ronn Torossian, Joins NYU SPS Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality Innovation Hub Industry Incubator Program

5W Public Relations, announces today the agency's CEO and Founder, Ronn Torossian, joined the NYU School of Professional Studies Jonathan M. Tisch Center of Hospitality's new Hospitality Innovation Hub Incubator as an entrepreneurial mentor.


AUG 25, 2021

5WPR Named To List of Top B2B Providers in New York and New York City by Leading Review Platform, Clutch

Clutch, the leading B2B ratings and review platform, has officially released its 2021 list of the top 500 B2B providers in New York State, as well as the top B2B providers in New York City, ranking 5WPR within the top 50.


AUG 19, 2021

5WPR Named to PRNEWS 2022 Agency Elite Top 100 List

5W Public Relations, announces today they have been named to the annual PRNews Agency Elite Top 100 list for the second consecutive year.


AUG 05, 2021

5W Public Relations Continues Expansion of Parent, Child, & Baby PR Practice Area

5W Public Relations, announces today the continued expansion of their dedicated Parent, Child, & Baby specialty PR practice. In 2021, the division has experienced a 28.2% increase from the previous year.


JUN 29, 2021

5WPR Creates Specialized Cybersecurity Public Relations Practice

5W Public Relations, one of the largest independently-owned PR firms in the U.S., is proud to announce the creation of a specialty cybersecurity practice. The specialty division will focus on PR services related to cybersecurity, anti-fraud, privacy and compliance companies across B2B and B2C categories.


JUN 22, 2021

5WPR Announces Rebrand with New Website and Agency Manifesto

5W Public Relations, is excited to announce new branding, complete with an updated logo and color palette, website, and agency manifesto, supporting their new tagline, "5WPR. Built for now".


MAY 18, 2021

5WPR Awarded Grand Stevie Award in 2021 American Business AwardsⓇ

5W Public Relations, one of the largest independently-owned PR firms in the U.S., has been awarded the Grand Stevie Award for Most Honored Public Relations Agency in The 19th Annual American Business AwardsⓇ.


APR 14, 2021

5W Public Relations Named Top Three New York City PR Agency

O'Dwyers, a leading public relations industry publication, has officially released its annual PR rankings, naming 5W Public Relations (5WPR) the third largest, privately-held public relations agency in New York City Metro Area.


APR 07, 2021

5W Public Relations Announces Plans to Open Miami Office

5W Public Relations, one of the largest independently-owned PR firms in the U.S., announces today plans to expand by opening a corporate office in Miami.


APR 06, 2021

For inmediate release: Shape minds, build brands, and deliver results with game-changing public relations Written By Ronn Torossian

Written by founder and CEO of 5W Public Relations, Ronn Torossian, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SHAPE MINDS, BUILD BRANDS, AND DELIVER RESULTS WITH GAME-CHANGING PUBLIC RELATIONS makes a compelling case for PR's value to Fortune 500 companies, executives, entrepreneurs, entertainers, politicians, and individuals.


JAN 12, 2021

5WPR Releases 2021 Consumer Culture Report

The agency's second annual report shines a spotlight on Gen Z consumers, who boast a combined spending power of $150 billion


OCT 29, 2020

5WPR Named to Forbes List of America's Best PR Agencies 2021

Forbes partnered with market research firm, Statista, to survey public relations experts and customers who nominated over 5,000 firms for consideration. Agencies who received the highest number of nominations and outstanding recommendations made the final list.


SEPT 14, 2020

5WPR Health Practice Wins Bronze Stevie® Award In 2020 International Business Awards ®

5WPR Health & Wellness Practice was named the winner of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the PR Campaign of the Year - COVID-19-related Information category in The 17th Annual International Business Awards®.


MAY 2020

5WPR wins PR Agency of the Year

title in The 18th Annual American Business Awards and is awarded a Gold Stevie, the organization's highest honor...


MARCH 16, 2020

5WPR Founder, Ronn Torossian, Named to Business Insider's List of Top Crisis Communications PR Professionals

Founder and CEO, Ronn Torossian, named as one the Business Insiders Top PR People in Crisis Communications. The list, which was published on March 11, 2020, identifies the PR pros who handled the most high-profile crisis PR assignments of the past year.


JANUARY 2020

5WPR Reveals 2020 Consumer Culture Report

5WPR releases their first annual report which looks at consumer culture and the biggest influences behind today's buying behavior. Insights intended to help brands tap into their customer's wants, connect with their target audiences and create a loyal following by identifying the appropriate tools and messaging. Areas of research include impulse behavior, spending habits, purchase gratification, social media, marketing, publicity, brand activism, and more.


DECEMBER 2019

Leading Independent PR Firm 5W Public Relations Names Matthew Caiola and Dara A. Busch President

5WPR, one of the 15 largest independently-owned PR firms in the U.S., announced Matthew Caiola and Dara A. Busch have been promoted to Presidents of 5WPR. The two presidents will play a vital role in the continued expansion and aggressive growth plans of 5WPR..