Jim Miller

President
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Trained as an actor, Jim parlayed his talent for persuasion and storytelling into a career as an award-winning PR strategist, writer and entrepreneur. He launched Momentum Communications Group in 2012 to bring a new way of thinking to nonprofit and education communications. He lives with his husband and son in northern New Jersey.

In the Media

Byline: Jim wrote the book, Cigar Family: A 100-Year Journey in the Cigar Industry (Forbes).
Prized Possession: He won a piece of the Death Star model featured in Return of the Jedi in a Star Wars writing contest.

Gino Colangelo

Executive Vice President

Gino is a lifelong entrepreneur, having started his first successful company at the age of 15. The combination of his love of writing and his business acumen make him a natural public relations pro. Gino has contributed chapters to a book on wine marketing and his work has been profiled in PR News. He is most content in the office, managing his teams and building business.

By the Book: Gino was a literature major in school and has never lost his love of reading great works of fiction.

Gwendolyn Rosen

Account Executive
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Gwendolyn weaves her upbeat energy into creating communications strategies and content for Momentum clients. After dipping her toe into the nonprofit world, she transitioned into PR at Momentum to combine her love of storytelling and passion for social change. She has two dogs, Satchmo and Frank.

Inspired By: Listening to Girlboss Radio during her commute and learning from the women leading the business world today.
Unwinds By: Going to concerts and loudly singing along (even if she doesn't know the words).

Tiffany Hopkins

Account Coordinator
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Tiffany’s love for writing started with a love for reading. After graduating from journalism school, she chose to merge her passion for writing with her newfound media savviness to share the stories of art-related and nonprofit organizations. She lives in Brooklyn where she spends most of her time reading, exercising and meditating.

In the Media

Greatest memory: Backpacking across Thailand
Favorite pastime: Watching documentaries on history and outer space

Eric Katzman

Senior Account Executive
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Eric followed the offhand advice of a next-door neighbor and entered the PR industry. With a career spanning 16 years, his approach is to do the research and leave no stone unturned. He lives with his wife and two young daughters in Bayside, New York.

In the Media

Byline: Wrote “Wo-Hop: The Promised Land for the Jewish People (For Chinese Food That Is)” for City Info Magazine
Favorite Band: Blues Traveler

Lisa Quirindongo

Senior Media Strategist
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A native New Yorker, Lisa has always loved a great story. As a child, she remembers being enthralled by her many aunts who would mix humor with a sprinkle of fright when sharing episodes from their childhood in Puerto Rico. Lisa developed her inner storyteller as a student at Columbia University. After graduating, she zeroed in on a television broadcast career. As a reporter, she would often admire the PR people who were especially good at turning out media.

In the Media

Never Too Late: Lisa learned how to swim as an adult, telling all it's never too late to learn.
On Her Bookshelf: She owns over 100 cookbooks and countless food magazines.

Zachary Halper

Assistant Account Executive
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Zachary knew he wanted to be a writer after reading Tolkien’s The Hobbit for the first time. He joined Momentum out of this love for storytelling and passion for nonprofits. He uses his background in creative writing and digital marketing to devise unique ways to tell each client’s story. He lives with his wife and two rabbits in Brooklyn.

In the Media

Bucket List: Zachary hopes to visit New Zealand one day (and not just because The Lord of the Rings was filmed there).
Favorite Star Wars Movie: Return of the Jedi

Victoria Dellacava

Account Coordinator
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Victoria loves that she gets to pursue her dreams of practicing public relations in New York City and working with nonprofit groups through her role at Momentum. She enters her career in public relations after earning a degree in interpersonal communication from the University of Delaware. Like a true millennial, you can usually find her with her phone in one hand and a cup of coffee in the other.

In the Media

Personal heroes: Malala Yousafzai and Joe Biden
Favorite books: The Great Gatsby, To Kill a Mockingbird, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Alec Mateo

Account Coordinator
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Ever since winning a homeroom story competition in the 4th grade, Alec has wanted to write. 12 years later he finds himself at Momentum, helping bring to light the many compelling stories of cause based organizations. When not hunting down obscure films with friends, or playing basketball with his brother, Alec is focused on editing and writing short prose for his homegrown writer’s workshop.

Inspired by Beauty and The Beast (1946) by Jean Cocteau, A Good Man is hard to Find by Flannery O’Connor, and staying competitive in pool and chess amongst talented friends.

Miero Saeed

Graphic Designer
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Miero’s design work at Momentum includes the campaign poster for the Philharmonia Orchestra of New York’s Symphonic Storyboards concerts at Lincoln Center. Previously, he designed a building wrap for Limkokwing University of Malaysia, where the opening was honored by the Prime Minister. Miero is grateful to be able to focus on his passion for design with Momentum’s diverse team.