Lindsey Shapiro
Assistant Vice President and Director of Special Events

As a longtime PR professional, Lindsey helps Werth clients elevate their exposure by thinking critically on their behalf. As a gifted media relations professional, Lindsey does more than find publicity options — she works strategically to develop and convert each opportunity. She leads a broad range of public relations publicity efforts in the corporate, economic development, health care including opioid, addiction and mental health, sustainability and environment and education sectors. In addition to media relations, Lindsey is also director of special events for Werth creating memorable moments for Werth clients including groundbreakings, grand openings, campaign launches and client receptions.

Since multi-dimensional media coverage can make bigger impacts, Lindsey partners with her Werth colleagues to develop communications campaigns for consistent messaging across public relations, direct marketing, advertising, social media, and other digital channels.

Lindsey previously led publicity efforts and campaigns for more than 25 annual fundraising events at the world’s largest, local not-for-profit, UJA-Federation of New York, serving more than 100 human health and social service agencies in New York City and 60 countries. As a publicist at an entertainment firm, she secured appearances for clients on the TODAY show, GMA, The View and David Letterman. There, she also worked on campaigns for personalities and films like Superman Returns, The Devil Wears Prada, and the Oscar-winning campaign for Forest Whitaker in The Last King of Scotland.