Bishop to further develop 5W Public Relations’ services and communications programmes within travel, hospitality, and entertainment spaces
5W Public Relations (5WPR), an independently owned PR firm in the US, announced that Senior PR Executive, Leslie Bishop, has joined the agency as Senior Vice President of Travel, Entertainment and Hospitality.
Leslie joins the agency with more than 15 years of experience building and implementing insightful communications campaigns, and a proven ability to lead teams, grow business, and expand client relationships.
In her role as Senior Vice President, Bishop will provide strategic advice and counsel to the agency’s clients, as well as further developing its services and communications programmes within the travel, hospitality and entertainment spaces.
Prior to joining the team, Leslie was the Senior Communications Director at Exposure Communications, overseeing the fashion, lifestyle, and consumer practice in addition to having oversight of the agency as a whole.
During her tenure at Exposure, Leslie lead the charge on globally recognised brands including Dr Martens, KITH, Quiksilver, G-Shock, Converse, Herschel, Uniqlo, and Polaroid. She was also previously PR Director at Aritzia, responsible for third-party agency management in New York and Quebec, and overall PR direction and strategy.
“We are excited to welcome Leslie to 5W. Her proven experience in the consumer and lifestyle space, driving innovative programmes for a multitude of leading brands, will help 5W continue to provide the highest level of service to our clients and further 5W’s growth as an agency. We could not be happier to have her on our team,” said Ronn Torossian, 5WPR CEO.
Leslie holds a degree in Communications from The Surrey Institute of Art & Design in London, England.