| Geographical Index
| Specialty Index
46 Waltham St., 3rd flr.,
617/624-3200; fax: 617/624-4199
Capabilities: Communications foundation & brand strategy; reputation & relationship management; editorial & content development; industry, technology & thought leadership; tradeshows, events & experiences; visual design & content creation; digital & social media; measurement.
Employees: 51. Founded: 2003.
At Racepoint Global (RPG), we believe that the complex challenges facing global society can only be tackled by embracing innovation fueled by purpose. RPG helps shape the conversations that matter for technology-forward brands. RPG serves clients with integrated communications strategies that engage audiences in authentic and meaningful ways. From employee communications to multi-channel external communications, RPG helps B4B and consumer technology brands develop and deliver integrated programs that achieve competitive differentiation and drive business impact.
Executive Leadership Team: Larry Weber, CEO/chmn.; Bob Osmond, pres.; Phil Chadwick, chief fin'l officer; Carolyn Regan, chief people officer; Laura Smith, exec. VP, acct. svcs.; Ben Haber, exec. VP, acct. svcs.
Additional Talent Hubs:
60 Broad St., 24th flr., #2425, New York, NY 10004
4509 Creedmoor Rd., Suite 201, Raleigh, NC 27612
Remote Office Location
Duck Creek Technologies
Panasonic Corp. of North America
Racepoint Global in the news with O'Dwyer's:
PR Firms Chart 18.2% Growth In '22
Mon., Mar. 27, 2023...Paul Miser from Icreon and Elizabeth Minton, who returned from Clarity.
Racepoint Invests in Flexibility-First Culture
Racepoint Global ’s 2022 fee income advanced six percent to $11M as the tech firm experienced strong...
News of Firms: Gregory FCA Unveils Write Release AI Tool
Fri., Mar. 24, 2023...4-month pre-accelerator program, the DMC will serve as Boost’s marketing partner, with DMC partner agencies Praytell, Racepoint Global , SourceCode Communications, and Superbolt working to support more than 10 Boost participants, “We are always looking for...
News of Firms: Porter Novelli Launches Erica Smith Fellowship
Tue., Aug. 16, 2022...startups including Noora Health, WorkChew and Moving Analytics. The consortium’s other members are SourceCode Communications, Superbolt, Cheer Partners, Peppercomm, Clarity, Racepoint Global , Praytell and Max Borges Agency. “Bringing on quality agencies is essential to maximizing our impact, so...
News of Firms: ICR Launches Events Unit
Tue., May 10, 2022...made up of eight marketing and communications agencies—Cheer Partners, SourceCode Communications, Superbolt, Peppercomm, Clarity, Racepoint Global , Praytell and Max Borges Agency. To date, the DMC has supported more than 20 clients across...
News of Firms: APCO Works With George Floyd Foundation
Wed., Apr. 14, 2021...Marketing Consortium, a group of 20 agencies and consultants that includes Peppercomm, SourceCode Commnications, Racepoint Global and Praytell. DMC was founded in 2020 to provide $3 million in pro bono...
Embattled Huawei Taps WPP's ADLAB for Digital Work
Mon., Feb. 1, 2021...insights, audience analysis, assessment, measurement; content strategy, development & management; issues management; and crisis communications.
Racepoint Global also inked a one-year contract in November worth $2.7M for Huawei Technologies for PR,...
On the Move: Nickerson Names Doyle PR Director
Wed., Jan. 6, 2021...senior manager at 10Fold Communications, and has worked at Lois Paul and Partners, and Racepoint Global . At Nickerson, Doyle will head up all public relations and communications efforts, driving strategy and overseeing media...
Huawei Renews Racepoint Global for $2M
Wed., Nov. 4, 2020...
Huawei Technologies has renewed its PR contract with Racepoint Global for another year effective Nov. 1.
The US arm of the Chinese smartphone/telecom gear company...
On the Move: Nissan Ups Witherspoon to US CMO
Fri., Oct. 23, 2020...Health Catalyst was one of her clients. She has also worked at Sparkpr and Racepoint Global . At Health Catalyst, Hundt's responsibilities will include creating and implementing external communications and public...
Diversity Marketing Consortium Expands Ranks
Wed., Oct. 14, 2020...inequity for underrepresented business founders, has brought on several new members.
Peppercomm, Clarity, Praytell and Racepoint Global have all signed on to support the organization, which was formed in July 2020...
Review of PR World 2019
Thu., Dec. 26, 2019...solutions address the needs of today’s modern marketer."
China’s embattled Huawei Technologies enlists Larry Weber’s Racepoint Global for PR and crisis support as it takes on the US law that bars...
MPAA's Bennett Enrolls at AU
Fri., Jun. 14, 2019...coming to the organization, he was senior vice president and D.C. practice lead at Racepoint Global and previously held senior vp slots at both PhRMA and GolinHarris.
As a member of...
Data Reign as PR Faces Future Market Volatility
Tue., May 28, 2019...in a significant increase in a more diverse and aware workforce,” he added.
Boston’s Racepoint Global experienced key client losses in 2018, including its long-standing relationships of seven and nine...
APCO Cuts Ties with Huawei
Fri., Apr. 26, 2019...major blow this week with news that the UK may go with Huawei's equipment.
Larry Weber’s Racepoint Global provides PR and crisis support for the Chinese company....
SutherlandGold Acquires Astro Media
Tue., Apr. 23, 2019...as executive VP/global digital chief at Cohn & Wolfe and served as VP at Racepoint Global .
Lesley Gold co-founded SutherlandGold in 2002 after exiting Blanc & Otus, where she was in...
Top 25 PR Firms Post 12.9% Jump in '18 Income
Wed., Mar. 27, 2019...the company hitting on all cylinders across the US and UK," he said.
Racepoint Global experienced key client losses in 2018, including its long-standing relationships of seven and nine...
Racepoint Advises Embattled Huawei
Thu., Mar. 21, 2019...
Huawei Technologies enlisted Larry Weber’s Racepoint Global for PR and crisis support as it takes on the US law that bars...
Review of PR World 2018
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018...his team about words that offend in comedy.”
Larry Weber returned to the helm of Racepoint Global in July following the surprise resignation of CEO Peter Prodromou. Tech guru Weber, who...
Every Company is a Tech Company
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018...that their audiences’ needs and experiences come first.
Larry Weber is chairman and CEO of Racepoint Global ....
Healthcare, Today and Tomorrow
Tue., Oct. 30, 2018...Let us do it for you.
Sally Bain is senior vice president, earned media at Racepoint Global ....
Weber Returns to Racepoint Global's Helm
Thu., Jul. 5, 2018...
Tech guru Larry Weber, founder/chairman of Racepoint Global , is returning to the helm following the surprise resignation of CEO Peter Prodromou.
Bikeshare Startups Cause Government, Public Outcry
Fri., Jun. 8, 2018...complements and enhances your big idea.
Nick Horowitz is an account director and serves as Racepoint Global ’s editor-in-chief, leading thought leadership content development for clients and the agency. He serves as...
5G: Are We Asking the Right Questions?
Mon., May 21, 2018...solving more than the technical challenges of today?
Peter Prodromou is president and CEO of Racepoint Global and RJ Bardsley is chief strategist of ...
News of Firms
Fri., May 18, 2018...space with our highly specialized communications expertise and counsel,” said 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian.
Racepoint Global and Reputation Institute are partnering to launch an “insight to result” service for domestic and multi-national companies...
Top 25 PR Firms Posted Solid Gains in '17
Wed., Mar. 28, 2018...has 13 firms. PAN Communications edged out newly-ranked Matter Communications for the top spot. Racepoint Global is third.
Twenty-five firms cover the Southeast from North Carolina down to Florida. French |...
Accounts in Transit
Thu., Mar. 1, 2018...is part of Darien Rowayton Bank, recently surpassed $3 billion in student loan originations.
Racepoint Global adds China-based healthcare/technology clients. Racepoint will work with Applied Materials, which provides materials engineering solutions for...
Racepoint Launches Thought Leadership Practice
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017...Tech, healthcare and public affairs agency Racepoint Global has launched a thought leadership practice, titled Viewpoint, which aims to provide clients solutions for...
Expanding Bandwidth in Tech Communications
Mon., Nov. 20, 2017...to have those conversations, rather than just doing ‘PR.’”
Peter Prodromou, President and CEO of Racepoint Global , stressed that it’s more important than ever for PR agencies to educate tech clients...
Communicating in Turbulent Times
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017...strategy designed to mitigate any unintended consequences along the way.
Peter Prodromou is CEO of Racepoint Global . ...
WPP Stock Drop Pressures Owned Firms, Especially Ogilvy
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017...percent) are joined in the top ten by newcomers Prosek Partners ($31.2M, +28.1 percent), Racepoint Global ($29M, +7.8 percent), Coyne ($27.3M, +26.9 percent), and Fahlgren Mortine ($24.4M, +18.9 percent).
Racepoint Opens Raleigh Outpost
Tue., Sep. 5, 2017...Tech, healthcare and public affairs agency Racepoint Global has expanded its east coast presence with the addition of a new office in Raleigh,...
O’Dwyer’s Directory Lists 1,200+ PR Firms, Ranks 123
Mon., Jul. 17, 2017...practices are expected.
Firms with tech specialties or which are entirely tech did well including Racepoint Global , +7.8%; PAN Communications, +18%, Highwire PR +27.6%, Hotwire +32%, and Inkhouse Media, +13.8%.
People on the Move
Wed., Jun. 28, 2017...
Karen Lew Bouchard
Racepoint Global has appointed Karen Lew Bouchard, chief human resources officer, as its first chief operating...
PR Industry Makes the Most of Big Changes
Wed., May 3, 2017...for clients,” Torossian said.
Tech, healthcare make biggest gains
Tech, healthcare and public affairs agency Racepoint Global landed in the top ten for the first time this year, at #8. President...
O'Dwyer's Releases Annual PR Firm Rankings
Tue., Mar. 28, 2017...percent) are joined in the top ten by newcomers Prosek Partners ($31.2M, +28.1 percent), Racepoint Global ($29M, +7.8 percent), Coyne ($27.3M, +26.9 percent), and Fahlgren Mortine ($24.4M, +18.9 percent).
China Market Open to Western Tech Firms
Thu., Mar. 23, 2017...Senior journalists from China’s most influential technology publications were surveyed by Racepoint Global to uncover trends for technology marketers.
The InMedia Report shows that 63 percent of the...
March Puts Consumer at the Center
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017...planning and insights group. Prior to that, she led the digital consumer practice at Racepoint Global .
The core of the new group is to better understand the audience most likely to...
Racepoint Picks Prodromou as CEO
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017...
Peter Prodromou, president of Racepoint Global , has been named chief executive officer of the Boston-based tech, healthcare and public affairs...
Tech Trends for ‘17
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017...right to our phones, helping them to seamlessly communicate with other devices, according to Racepoint Global ’s latest InMedia report.
Security concerns surrounding wireless connections and cloud transactions will also dominate tech...