Management Team

Richard Dukas
Chairman & CEO
Richard Dukas plays an active role on many of the firm’s marquee asset management and financial clients. He has 25 years of public relations experience, and launched DPR in 2003.  Read more »

 

Seth Linden
President

Seth Linden directs DPR’s Financial Services group and manages a group of clients comprised of investment banks, national credit union organizations and professional services firms. He also provides personalized media coaching and counseling to DPR’s clients. Read more »

 

Doug Hesney
Senior Vice President

Doug Hesney directs DPR’s Asset Management and Professional Services / Technology practice groups, overseeing both the strategic and tactical efforts for the agency’s prominent clientele of hedge funds, mutual funds, ETFs as well the firm’s group of emerging Professional Services / Technology clients. Read more »

 

Zach Leibowitz
Vice President

Zach Leibowitz, Vice President of Media Relations & Broadcast Interviews, manages the broadcast efforts across all three of the agency’s practice groups and also runs the print and online media efforts for a number of the agency’s largest accounts, including Raymond James, JMP Group and GAMCO Investors (Gabelli Funds). Read more »

 

Sean Dougherty
Vice President, Media Relations

Sean Dougherty manages the agency’s professional services clients, including accounting and law firms, housing and mortgage and related companies, investment banks and various B2B consultancies.  Read more »

 

Stephanie Dressler
Vice President, Digital & Brand Strategy
Stephanie Dressler, Vice President of Digital Strategy, oversees DPR’s digital strategy practice group. As head of the practice group, she is responsible for the development and execution of social media strategies for the agency’s financial, asset management, professional services and B2B clients. Read more »

 

Zach Kouwe
Vice President
Zach Kouwe is a Vice President helping lead DPR’s Asset Management Practice Group. He works closely with the firm’s highest profile clients to devise and execute their strategic communications plans. He also counsels clients on crisis and litigation situations and drafts thought leadership, web content and other written communications.  Read more »

 

Gail Katz Dukas
Chief Operating Officer
Gail Katz Dukas is active “behind-the-scenes” at DPR, managing the firm’s accounting and human resources departments, as well as its website.  Read more »