Legendary Albany PR Firm Changes Ownership


Ed Lewi Associates, an Albany, NY-based PR firm which got on the map after their work on the 1980 Olympic Games in Lake Placid, NY, is about to be sold to one of its employees, reports the Albany Times-Union.

Agency veteran and current vp of media relations Mark Bardack is purchasing the firm from Founder and President Ed Lewi [pictured].

The agency’s current clients include Citizens Bank, Dunkin’ Donuts, Hannaford Supermarkets, the Great Northeast Home Show, Living Resources, The New York Racing Association, and the Sports Foundation of the Capital Region.