​Solomon McCown (solomonmccown.com), a Boston-based national public relations firm specializing in strategic communications, media relations, public affairs, and crisis management, announced today the opening of its new office in New York City. Solomon McCown has a track record of working with clients in Boston, New York and Washington, D.C., so the new office is a natural progression that will enable the firm to be closer to existing and prospective clients, as well as established real estate, financial services and healthcare companies, key growth areas for the agency as it celebrates its 10th year in business in 2013. “As a native New Yorker, I’m excited to put a stake in the ground in New York City,” said Helene Solomon, CEO of Solomon McCown & Company. “While our business continues to grow all over the country, we believe there are targeted opportunities in New York to parlay our expertise in health care reform, real estate permitting and marketing, crisis communications and litigation relations,” she added. The firm has experienced tremendous growth in the last two years, and has already hired 6 new employees in 2013. The new office will be led by Jonathan Pappas, a seasoned agency veteran who brings a compelling mix of agency, corporate, and real estate experience to New York City. “We also recognize the importance of having a presence here to provide our clients with an even higher level of service,” said Jonathan Pappas, Senior Account Supervisor. “I look forward to bringing our Boston energy to the media and business capital of the world.” The office is located at 250 Park Avenue. Click here to watch a short video on the Top 10 reasons Solomon McCown put down roots in the Big Apple. About Solomon McCown Based in Boston, Solomon McCown (SM&) delivers strategic communications, media relations, public affairs and crisis management services to regional and national clients facing complex, mission-critical issues. We thrive at the intersection of public policy and business, helping corporations and institutions achieve the definition, recognition and protection needed to meet their goals. Since its founding in 2003, SM& has earned its place among the top public relations firms with award-winning work (70 to be exact) on behalf of some of the most renowned and forward thinking enterprises in the region and nation. ###