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CJP Acquires Sherman Strategic Communications LLC

Russell Sherman Joins Firm as Partner

NEW YORK – June 2, 2010 – CJP Communications, an Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Company, announced today the acquisition of Sherman Strategic Communications LLC a public relations and marketing consulting firm. Russell Sherman, founder of Sherman Strategic, will join CJP as a Partner and a member of the senior leadership team.

Commenting on the announcement, Jennifer Prosek, CEO of CJP Communications, said, “We are very excited about this announcement. Russell has a tremendous track record and in a very short time has established an impressive practice. His deep understanding of media relations, crisis communications and brand strategy will greatly benefit our entire client base.”

“This is a great opportunity for me and I am thrilled to be part of CJP,” said Mr. Sherman. “CJP has differentiated itself in the marketplace by bringing a unique and creative approach to public relations. Their deep and talented team and devout following among their client base made this opportunity extremely appealing. I look forward to contributing to their future growth and development.”

Prior to launching Sherman Strategic Communications in 2008, Mr. Sherman was the head of Corporate Public Relations at Bear Stearns where he managed the firm’s media relations activities and oversaw the communications efforts for Bear Stearns’ numerous business units. He joined Bear Stearns in 1999. Previously Mr. Sherman was a reporter and anchor at New York 1 News in New York City. He holds a BA from Colgate University.

About CJP Communications
CJP Communications is among the 33 largest public relations firms in the U.S. and one of the few domestic, midsize firms that offer its clients a gateway to Europe through its London office. CJP has 65 professionals working in its New York, London and Connecticut offices and partners in Asia and the U.K. Services include media relations, financial public relations, investor relations, strategic consumer communications, corporate advisory, executive positioning, new media, editorial services, graphic design and publishing.

Contact:
Kate Dillon
212-279-3115 ext. 115
kdillon@cjpcom.com