Impact PR & Communications develops strategic public relations programs that increase clients’ visibility regardless of the target audience. Public relations expert, Filomena Fanelli, is the agency’s founder and chief strategist who, with her team, serves a diverse range of businesses to deliver crucial media placements, develop tailored messages and produce consistent, crafted content for effective and meaningful exposure.
A certified Women Business Enterprise (WBE) by the NYS Department of Economic Development, Division of Minority and Women’s Business Development (DMWBD), Impact has a history of proven results and satisfied clients. In recognition of its work with ArchCare, the healthcare system of the Archdiocese of New York, the firm earned an Hermes Gold award in 2016. Additionally, Impact’s principal, who is a guest columnist in industry publications and frequently tapped speaker for Hudson Valley events, has been recognized professionally with a “Forty Under 40” award from the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce and a “Provisional of the Year” award from the Junior League of Poughkeepsie.
Based in Poughkeepsie, NY, Impact has and continues to represent a diversity of clients, including: ADK (Adirondack Mountain Club); Angry Orchard; The Arc of Dutchess; ArchCare; Astor Services for Children and Families; Feldman, Kleidman, Coffey, Sappe & Regenbaum LLP; Feldman Physical Therapy; Greystone Programs, Inc.; Hudson Valley Restaurant Week; MAST Construction Services; Tompkins Financial Advisors; Tompkins Mahopac Bank and William Raveis, among others.