Our Team

Lynn Schwartz

President & Co-Founder

An industry veteran of more than 25 years, Lynn is a true public relations generalist with experience in a wide variety of disciplines and industry sectors. Her far reaching accomplishments and talents range from helping to launch and grow venture backed start-up organizations to overseeing award-winning global campaigns for major nonprofit institutions.

Lynn has a particularly strong interest in technology which supports her ability to work with clients in fast-growing industries such as digital, mobile and consumer technology; data centers and cloud computing; “green” IT and more.

Jennifer Fugel

Technology and B-to-B Specialist

Jennifer has more than a decade of public relations experience representing technology clients in the advertising, consumer electronics, data center, entertainment, higher education, finance, human resources, Internet, lifestyle, publishing, security, software, telecommunications and wireless sectors. Her work encompasses emerging technology launches, brand building for growing companies and products, and executive leadership programs.

She excels in the areas of media and analyst relations, social media campaigns, and industry event bookings. Jen has yielded placements for clients across all media platforms, including the Associated Press, BusinessWeek, CBS Marketwatch, GigaOm, Mashable, New York Times, NBC Nightly News, Reuters, TechCrunch, Time, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, Wired, as well as a wide range of vertical trade publications.

Meredith Landau

Media Relations Expert

Meredith has been working in the public relations and journalism fields for more than a decade with an emphasis on media relations. A true PR generalist, Meredith’s experience encompasses many industries, including automotive, education, fashion and beauty, food and beverage, healthcare, personal finance, pets, technology, and travel and tourism.

Boasting an impressive list of contacts at national, local and online media, Meredith has arranged prominent national and local publicity for clients in broadcast and cable outlets, consumer magazines, newspapers, wire services, online media and influential blogs.

Claudia Weber

Senior Content Specialist

Claudia is a corporate communications professional with more than 20 years’ experience in various work environments and across multiple industries. She has worked at agencies and in-house on strategic and tactical communications for clients as well as for her own businesses.

Claudia is a talented and versatile writer who enjoys the challenge that comes with tailoring her writing style to the needs of diverse clients trying to reach particular audiences through a wide range of different media. She has written materials that range from advertorials for big oil companies, to website copy for real estate professionals, to press kits for skincare brands.

Pam Osterhus

Business Administrator

Pam is Newsmaker Group’s Business Administrator.

With more than a decade in financial services, Pam previously was the Accounting Manager at Africa Inland Mission International Inc. where she was responsible for all accounting functions, as well as assisting in developing and maintaining procedures for improved budget and financial control. She also served as a Staff Accountant for Lambrides, Lamos and Moulthrop CPAs.