Andrea Braunstein

Vice President & Director of Crisis Communications

A veteran marketer and storyteller, Andrea has more than 20 years of experience working with brands in the travel, food and liquor industries. She has served as the lead PR strategist for domestic and international destinations, global hotel companies, boutique hotels, tour operators and airlines, as well as some of the most recognizable names behind the bar and in the grocery aisle. 

Clients value Andrea’s creativity and journalistic instincts, which she applies along with industry research and consumer insights to craft high-performing PR campaigns. She oversees a diverse portfolio of clients, including The National WWII Museum, Travel Texas, Visit Dallas, Amtrak, Etihad Airways and HEI Hotels & Resorts. 

As the agency’s crisis expert, Andrea utilizes her decades of experience working with brands large and small to help clients mitigate the negative impacts of all manner of issues – from natural disasters and crime to terrorism and disease outbreaks. She provides services including the preparation of crisis preparedness plans, leading active crisis responses, media training spokespeople and developing plans for post-crisis recovery. 

Andrea grew up in New Jersey and graduated from New York University with a Bachelor of Science in Communications. She loves trivia, bourbon, cooking, art and traveling with her family.