Koteret Group, Israel's leading PR agency, announced today that Rachel Neiman is joining its expanding international division as a PR consultant. To date, Ms. Neiman served as managing editor of Globes Online, the English-language edition of Globes, Israel's business news daily.
Ms. Neiman, a veteran journalist and media specialist from the US who has been with Globes since 1999, will be working with International PR Director Caroline Cohen, a new immigrant with an extensive background in technology PR and strategic communications consultancy for start-up businesses. Koteret International works with growing Israeli companies to raise their corporate profile abroad. Over the past half year, the division has expanded rapidly to include a full international package of media and analyst relations, conference and trade-show support, crisis communications and international brand management.
Caroline Cohen, Director of International PR at Koteret, commented: “The combination of Rachel's high-tech expertise, strong communication skills and media savvy approach is a perfect fit for our international department. Managing global media relations requires a dedicated and professional team - and we are confident that Rachel will prove a great asset both for Koteret and for our clients”.
Along with a background in news journalism, Ms. Neiman brings to Koteret a wealth of experience in media, from Internet to theater and TV. Previously, Ms. Neiman worked at The Jerusalem Post, where she was a business reporter, feature writer, and consumer columnist, as editor and writer at The NoHo News in Los Angeles, and at LINK Israel Business and Technology Magazine, where she wrote features about Israeli technology companies. Ms. Neiman is also a professional translator from Hebrew to English, with years of experience in the field, and has worked as a freelance PR consultant for Israeli and US companies.
About Koteret Group
Established 20 years ago, Koteret Group (koteret.com) has grown into one of Israel's most successful public relations agencies. A leader in technology and financial PR, Koteret has an impressive client list of multi-national companies. Koteret's unique offering of domestic and international PR, coupled with strong investor relations and internal communications divisions, enables unified messages to reach client stakeholders.
The international department works with the world's leading print, broadcast, trade and online press, and maintains excellent contacts with trade analysts and global conference organizers. Representing a number of high-profile start-up companies, Koteret International is helping build Israeli companies into global brands.