Cory Ziskind is a Managing Director at ICR where he develops and executes strategic communications, media relations and thought leadership programs for innovation-driven companies across a range of industries, including healthy living, food & beverage, cannabis, AgTech, cleantech, renewable energy, sustainability and 3D printing.
Throughout his career, Cory has advised privately held and publicly traded domestic and international clients, helping them build their brands and overall visibility, develop and deliver key messages, and communicate their growth plans to key stakeholder audiences through a range of national business, financial and trade media, as well as directly to internal and external audiences. Cory also advises clients on crisis communications and transactions such as mergers, acquisitions and initial public offerings.
Prior to joining ICR in 2012, Cory served as National Public Relations Manager for Deloitte LLP’s Sustainability and Clean Tech practice, while also overseeing public relations for Deloitte’s Mergers & Acquisitions, Governance & Risk Management, and Tourism, Hospitality & Leisure practices. Before joining Deloitte, Cory led client accounts at Linhart Public Relations in Denver. He began his career in the corporate practice of Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide in New York City. Cory is a graduate of Cornell University with a B.S. in Communication and an Outside Concentration in Industrial & Labor Relations. He was also a four-year player, three-time letterman and two-year starter for the Cornell Big Red football team.