Luke Gillespie

A big picture kind of guy, in PR and in life. Luke has dedicated his career to providing strategic counsel and top-tier media relations support to A-list corporate clients including Samsung, SAP, Tata Consultancy Services, Philips, Underwriters Laboratories and the National Restaurant Association. He is known for specializing in content marketing and has a passion for creating stories that align corporate messaging with mainstream business trends to expand a company’s awareness beyond their traditional reach. After spending the last seven years working in Manhattan as one of the first employees at esteemed New York boutique agency Allison+Partners, he then served blue chip clients at global agency FleishmanHillard. In his life, Luke is a lifetime Brewers baseball fan and runs half and full marathons throughout the year, including successful Chicago and NYC Marathons over recent years. Born To Run in other ways, he is also an ardent Bruce Springsteen fan with over 30 concerts seared in his psyche.


As a diamond-shaped organization, the real heart inside of Kohnstamm resides in its three VPs, Aaron Berstler, Alan Newbold and Kelly Olson, who together set the stage for high engagement, creativity, consistently great results — and the prevailing sense of humanity that pervades how we work.


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