Anat Gerstein, Inc. Announces Appointment of
Joanne King as Senior Vice President
Anat Gerstein, Inc. today announced the appointment of Joanne King as Senior Vice President of the New York City-based firm, which specializes in providing the nonprofit sector with strategic communications and public relations services in New York City.
King assumes her new post today. P
rior to joining Ana
Inc. she was Director of Communications and External Affairs for the Institute for Children, Poverty and Homelessness, a policy and research organization that works on the causes and impacts of family homelessness. Prior to that, she was Director of Communications for Queens Library, one of the nation's busiest library systems.
"We're thrilled to add Joanne to the team. She has the right experience, expertise and contacts to help our clients - and future clients - move stakeholders to action and achieve their goals," said Anat Gerstein, President and Founder.
As Senior Vice President at Anat Gerstein, Inc., King will help mission-driven clients achieve their strategic communications goals across a variety of channels, including traditional and social media, donor communications
, thought leadership, executive positioning, and messaging and outreach targeted to informing and engaging target audiences.
Launched in 2010, Anat Gerstein, Inc.'s current clients include
AARP NY, The Alliance for Positive Change, Amud Aish (The Kleinman Holocaust Education Center), Associated Medical Schools of New York, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (USA and Canada), Asphalt Green, Breakthrough New York, Change Capital Fund, Community Access, Flatiron/23rd Street Partnership BID, Flushing Town Hall, Girl Scouts of Greater New York, Help USA, Johnny Mac Tennis Project, The Livery Roundtable, LISC, New York City Mission Society, Plymouth Church, Project Renewal, Women's City Club of New York, and The Workmen's Circle.
"Nonprofit organizations focus on doing good for others. Too often, they neglect to tell their own important stories. My mission, along with my colleagues at Anat Gerstein, is to help them shine the spotlight on the great work they do, which in turn, facilitates more of their good work," King said.
King brings long experience in strategic communications. During her time with Queens Library, s
he worked on the library's branding strategy, successful advocacy campaigns, publicity, and helped publicize its many outstanding programs and services, including winning dozens of local, national and international awards for excellence.
She is a volunteer with UJA-Federation New York's Management Assistance Program, and has served as a pro bono consultant to dozens of nonprofit agencies.
Other professional assignments have included public relations for industrial equipment manufacturers, real estate and travel accounts.
She is a life-long New Yorker and a graduate of CUNY-Brooklyn College.
About Anat Gerstein, Inc.
The firm, founded in 2010 by communications and public relations veteran Anat Gerstein, focuses exclusively on serving the nonprofit sector. Anat Gerstein Inc. specializes in helping nonprofits engage stakeholders, connect people to causes, and build brand recognition and reputation. For more information, visit