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

Sullivan County Builds Momentum

One of New York's most beautiful and vibrant regions - Sullivan County Catskills - has retained Momentum to launch a public awareness campaign aimed at empowering local businesses and residents to take full advantage of new economic development projects in the county. As reported on the front page of the Sullivan County Democrat, Momentum will launch "Sullivan Steps Up," an…

Education Practice Grows with NYC Skills Lab

Momentum welcomes NYC Skills Lab to its education practice this month. Funded by the GE Foundation and managed by the NYC Department of Education, NYC Skills Lab helps educators, youth employers and youth-serving professionals integrate 21st century skills development into their work with students to prepare them for college and career success. Momentum will build recognition and thought leadership for…

Nonprofit Questions Answered at Happy Office Hours

Momentum joins Whole Whale and Great Believer for a networking event at WeWork DUMBO Heights on Tuesday, October 24. Happy Office Hours from 6-8pm offers nonprofit professionals valuable one-on-one time with experts on everything from analytics and advertising to email and design. Momentum's Jim Miller and Gwen Rosen will answer questions about PR and social media. Beer, snacks and a puppy…

Ethical Humans Campaign Celebrates Notable New Yorkers

Momentum has launched a social media campaign for the New York Society for Ethical Culture (Ethical NYC) inspired by Brandon Stanton’s popular Humans of New York series. The campaign, Ethical Humans, highlights how Ethical NYC members and constituents incorporate ethics into their daily lives. Ethical Humans kicked off on September 11 with a profile of…

Momentum Joins Forces with Cause Effect

Momentum has joined a network of agencies and consultants specializing in nonprofit clientele. Cause Effect, launched this summer by founders Gerrit Vooren (Vooren Productions) and Josh Riman (Great Believer), gathers specialists in everything from branding and PR to creative services, video production and photography. Members share referrals for business, as well as insights and best practices in the nonprofit…

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