Leah Ponichtera, PR Specialist

Leah is a passionate communications professional with a proven track record of accomplishment in developing and executing integrated programs for a diverse portfolio of brands. An inventive thinker who can balance creative goals with bottom-line business needs, Leah understands how to craft narratives that resonate with the media and the consumer, alike.
Bringing over a decade of industry expertise from her time spent at top agencies in both New York City and Los Angeles, Leah’s experience is unique and wide ranging, spanning across food & beverage, travel, home, health, fashion, and non-profit sectors. Professional specialties include: earned media expertise; strategic media counsel; development of integrated PR/Marketing programs; influencer marketing; campaign implementation; spokesperson procurement & management; social media strategy and PR integration; event activation, and much more.
A strong believer that PR can be done from anywhere, Leah currently resides on a small macadamia nut farm in Hana, Hawaii, with her husband, two dogs, and beloved goldfish.