FOUNDING PARTNER & CEO, NEW YORK, GLOBAL STRATEGY GROUP
Public relations and research firm.
Jon Silvan is Founding Partner and CEO of Global Strategy Group (GSG), named 2014 Public Affairs Agency of the Year by leading PR industry trade journal The Holmes Report. Recently recognized by PR Week’s 2015 Global Power Book as one of the most influential communications strategists in the U.S., Jon has guided GSG’s growth over the last 20 years from a boutique market research agency into a full-service public affairs firms with an award-winning team of 100 professionals in four offices across the U.S.
With a background in communications, research and politics, Jon provides strategic guidance to GSG’s clients on a wide range of issues including public affairs, political strategy, corporate positioning, and reputation management. Jon’s clients include Fortune 500 companies, national advocacy and nonprofit organizations, and some of the country’s top political candidates and government officials. Jon is a member of the Arthur Page Society. He currently serves on the Steering Committee of the Association for a Better New York (ABNY), and the Storahtelling Board of Directors for LAB/SHUL, a nonprofit organization that advances Jewish literacy through the arts. He lives in New York City with his wife Marnie and their three children.