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.


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.


Latest News

Top Ten Bylines of 2018

It was a banner year for bylines at Momentum. With a host of clients engaged in national issues - and a motivated team thinking smartly about how to connect our clients' stories to the news cycle - the agency placed 18 unique bylines for clients in 2018. Bylines are one of the most effective ways…

Celebrating the Woodstock 50th with Bethel Woods

In 1969, the Woodstock festival took place on the ground that is now Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Momentum's newest client. In 2019, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of that iconic concert, Bethel Woods will host Vibrations, a series of events exploring the power and possibility of the Sixties and what that eventful decade means…

Sullivan Steps Up Gains Momentum

Sullivan Steps Up is a campaign dedicated to helping businesses and individuals in Sullivan County step up to economic opportunity. Momentum has been working with Sullivan County since January 2018 to bring this campaign to life, and it is now several months into its public-facing phase. It is our goal that by connecting the community…

Momentum in the Media

Momentum clients were all over the news this month in a media blitz for some wonderful mission-driven organizations, including the American Ethical Union, Lavelle School for the Blind, and American University of Antigua College of Medicine. Clients appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, New York Daily News, Reuters, Associated Press, US News & World Report, National Public Radio,…

Diversifying the Workforce

Workforce Opportunity Services (WOS) has engaged Momentum to build thought leadership through media interviews and speaking opportunities for its Founder & CEO, Dr. Arthur M. Langer. WOS provides educational training, professional development and career opportunities to people from underserved communities, including veterans. At the same time, this B2B nonprofit service provider helps companies identify, prepare, and assimilate the skills…

What we do

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 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

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 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

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

We build momentum for nonprofit, education and corporate clients. Our award-winning team provides communications solutions that elevate client reputations and influence stakeholder decisions. We specialize in integrated campaigns with a core focus on media relations, social media engagement, thought leadership, and experiential marketing. 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-Winning Capabilities

    Named Best Nonprofit PR Firm at PR News Agency Elite Awards. Winner of PR Daily Award for Best Media Relations Campaign Under $100,000. Recognized for excellence in 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 Ethical Culture Society of New York 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 operates jointly with sister agency Colangelo & Partners. We maintain distinct teams and clients, while sharing management, administrative and strategic resources. Colangelo & Partners specializes in the wine, spirits and food categories. C&P was named one of the country’s top integrated communications agencies at the PR News Agency Elite Awards.

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