Hal Bienstock Promoted to Managing Director

Hal BienstockProsek Partners, a leading independent financial communications and public relations firm, today announced the appointment of Hal Bienstock to Managing Director. In his four years at Prosek, Bienstock has managed some of the agency’s largest client engagements and has been instrumental in building out the firm’s financial technology practice.

“Hal has proven to be an exceptional strategic communications counselor and a deep subject matter expert,” said Jennifer Prosek, Managing Partner. “As the financial services sector continues to embrace technology, Hal has helped our clients and our staff effectively navigate this new world.”

In addition to his account work, Bienstock has also been a driving force in developing Prosek’s Storytelling Workshops, helping executives uncover the stories within their organizations and deliver them effectively to influential audiences including media, customers and prospects. He is a member of the Arthur Page Society’s Page Up, a membership organization for senior communications executives, where he sits on the Thought Leadership Committee.  

Prior to joining Prosek, Hal worked at PR agencies Maloney & Fox and Robinson, Lerer & Montgomery (now Finsbury), on consumer, technology and financial services accounts. He graduated with a Master of Science in Journalism degree from Northwestern University and began his career working at cable networks CNBC and MSNBC.

About Prosek Partners 
Prosek Partners is among the largest independent public relations firms in the U.S. and one of the few domestic, mid-size firms that offers global capabilities through its London office and international network. Specializing in providing a full range of communications solutions to financial and professional services companies, the firm delivers an unexpected level of passion, creativity and marketing savvy. Prosek Partners’ “Unboxed Communications” approach brings breakthrough ideas to every client engagement. Services included digital and traditional media relations, financial communications, investor relations, transaction services, crisis communications and issues management, digital marketing, design and creative services, content creation, publishing, media training and branded entertainment. The firm has been named an Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Company for the ninth consecutive year, a “Top Place to Work in PR” by PR News, A New York Observer Power PR firm, and a Holmes Report Agency of the Year. Prosek Partners is a certified Woman-Owned Business. For more information about Prosek Partners visit www.prosek.com or follow the agency on Twitter at www.twitter.com/prosekpr 

Janelle Joseph  
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