Gaining Momentum

Finding the right agency means finding a true partner who listens first, then recommends the best path.
A collaborator who is creative, innovative, ethical and progressive.
Who brings your voice into the national conversation and gains recognition for leadership.

The right agency gets you.


AND GETS YOU THERE.

Gaining Momentum

Finding the right agency means finding a true partner who listens first, then recommends the best path.
A collaborator who is creative, innovative, ethical and progressive.
Who brings your voice into the national conversation and gains recognition for leadership.

The right agency gets you.


AND GETS YOU THERE.

Latest News

Momentum Shortlisted for Nonprofit PR Awards

Momentum is a finalist for two 2019 Nonprofit PR Awards. The agency's "Come As You Are" campaign for the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) has been shortlisted for best Advocacy or Awareness Campaign and best Media Relations Campaign. PR Daily will announce the winners next month. The full list of finalists in the two categories:  …

Momentum Named One of Year’s Most Powerful Nonprofit PR Firms

Observer has named Momentum Communications Group one of The Most Powerful Nonprofit and Public Affairs PR Firms of 2018. The recognition appears in Observer's fifth annual PR Power List. Writing about the year's best PR firms that specialize in nonprofit communications, author Michael Kaminer asks: "Has there ever been a more important moment for firms…

Into the Deep Field

Audiences at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts explored the impossible magnitude of the universe with Grammy-winning choral composer Eric Whitacre at the New York premiere of his Deep Field on May 18. The film combines Whitacre's powerful symphonic music with stunning deep space imagery from the Hubble telescope, namely the so-called "Deep Field" image captured…

New Yorkers Thrive with City Parks Foundation

City Parks Foundation has engaged Momentum Communications Group in its 30th anniversary year to help build a new level of recognition for its leadership in building healthy urban communities through thriving public parks. City Parks Foundation reaches more than 300,000 people annually through free sports, arts, community building and education programs in more than 350 parks.…

Come As You Are: Momentum for NEDAwareness Week

Momentum teamed up with the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) for NEDAwareness Week February 25 - March 3. NEDA supports individuals and families affected by eating disorders. Momentum helped NEDA settle on Come As You Are as the theme of this year's awareness week, reminding that everyone deserves body acceptance. Momentum helped NEDA gain visibility…

What we do

Momentum helped AFA build new levels of awareness and participation in our programs, and increased our followers and fan base on Facebook and Twitter. We have been able to extend the reach our message and expand our voice into the national conversation about Alzheimer’s disease and the importance of early detection.

Charles J. Fuschillo
CEO, Alzheimer’s Foundation of America

Momentum has been instrumental in helping us build the Philharmonia Orchestra of New York brand. Sold out concerts. Tremendous media attention. An active and growing fanbase. Their passion, creativity and inspired marketing solutions have helped us establish an audience and advance our vision for the future of classical music.

Atsushi Yamada
Principal Conductor and Co-Founder

Momentum helped bring a new level of public awareness to Ethical NYC and brought our voice into the media conversation on the ethical issues of our time. Momentum helped diversify and expand the audiences exposed to our message – a vital goal as we look to ensure the sustainability of our Society for generations to come.

Robert C. Liebeskind
Executive Director, Ethical Culture Society of New York

Momentum lived up to its name when we engaged them to raise awareness for the neglected population we serve at Children of Promise, NYC. In the span of just six months Momentum brought a whole new level of media attention to the needs of the children of incarcerated parents and what we are doing to help meet those needs.

Sharon Content, Founding Executive Director and President
Children of Promise, NYC

It has been a pleasure working with Momentum over the past year. The Momentum team has helped our student challenge reach a new level of awareness through an innovative and opportunistic social media campaign. Momentum has the skills and expertise to develop a long term strategy and, more importantly, follow through with strong execution.

Ashley Powers
Associate Account Director, Corporate Education Partnerships

Momentum‘s team of professionals does a phenomenal job of getting our message of STEM educational outreach out to the public. They really have a passion for what we’re doing at the Foundation and for opening doors for us through major placements and alliance opportunities.

Jeniffer Harper-Taylor
Director of Educational Outreach, Siemens Foundation

Who we are

Momentum Communications Group was named one of The Most Powerful Nonprofit PR Firms of 2018 (Observer’s PR Power List). We specialize in communications for nonprofit, social impact and arts organizations. Momentum helps clients build awareness and influence through media relations, social media, digital marketing, events, and thought leadership. Based in New York City, Momentum won the PR News Agency Elite Award for Best Work on Behalf of a Nonprofit/Association and the PR Daily Award for Best Media Relations Campaign Under $100,000.

10 Reasons to engage Momentum

  1. Award Winners

    Named one of The Most Powerful Nonprofit and Public Affairs PR Firms of 2018 (Observer PR Power List). PR News Agency Elite Award-Best Nonprofit Specialist PR Firm. PR Daily Award-Best Media Relations Campaign Under $100,000. Honors for Media Training, Opinion Pieces, Word of Mouth/Viral, Marketing, and Event PR.

  2. Reputation Builders

    We’ve built national reputations for diverse clients in education, health, financial services, sustainability, the arts and more.

  3. Ethical PR

    There’s a reason the American Ethical Union chooses Momentum. We believe ethics matters.

  4. Passionate People

    Our people bring more than top-shelf communications skills to the table. We’re passionate about using those skills to do good in the world.

  5. Nonprofit Knowhow

    We empower nonprofits and foundations large and small with the specialist focus they deserve, giving our clients a competitive advantage.

  6. Dedicated Digital

    Our dedicated digital team helps clients increase share of voice, engage stakeholders, build followers and inspire action.

  7. In The Media Capital

    Momentum operates in New York City, the nation’s media hub, where we regularly work with editors, writers and producers who put our clients in the news.

  8. Buttoned Up

    Our clients are held to the highest standards by the communities they serve. We meet them there with a deep commitment to getting the details right.

  9. Team Players

    We thrive on collaboration with our clients and colleagues.

  10. Goal Oriented

    Publicity for its own sake? Not here. Communication is a means to an end – helping clients fulfill their missions.

MOMENTUM COMMUNICATIONS GROUP AND COLANGELO & PARTNERS

Momentum operates jointly with sister agency Colangelo & Partners. We maintain distinct teams and clients, while sharing management, administrative and strategic resources. Colangelo & Partners specializes in wine, spirits and food. The PR News Agency Elite Awards named C&P one of the country’s top integrated communications firms.

How we build Momentum

We reframe conversations

We get down in the trenches

We enlist stakeholders who can make a difference

We speak to your audience in their own language and lifestyle

We tell the untold story

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