Trident DMG is a strategic communications, public relations, and crisis management firm. We fiercely advocate for our clients and have three touchstones: be the smartest; work the hardest; and deliver the most. We master our clients’ businesses, leveraging communications to help them achieve their goals. We advise leading innovators, disruptors, and investors, Fortune 500s, global CEOs, and life-changing NGOs.



Strategic Communications

Crisis Management

Tech PR

Public Affairs

Litigation PR

Lanny J. Davis

Co-Founder and Partner

Joshua P. Galper

Co-Founder and Partner

Adam W. Goldberg

Co-Founder and Partner

Eleanor S. McManus

Co-Founder and Partner

Peter Kadushin

Vice President

Alex Lange

Vice President

Helen McCarthy


Lincoln Zweig


Gil Connolly

Senior Account Manager

Izzy Olive

Senior Account Manager

Taylor Pearson

Senior Account Manager

John Fisher

Account Manager

Emma Novak

Account Manager

Katie Owens

Account Manager

Abby Kleman

Assistant Account Manager

Maddie Melendez

Director of Human Resources

Ebony Rempson

Office Manager
Top Ranked in Chambers Litigation Support 2022 – Trident DMG
Top Ranked in Chambers Litigation Support 2022 – Lanny Davis
Top Women in PR Awards – 2021 Honoree
Ranked in Chambers Crisis and Risk Management 2022 – Trident DMG
WWPR – Washington Women in Public Relations
Ranked in Chambers Litigation Support 2022 – Adam Goldberg
Ranked in Chambers Crisis and Risk Management 2022 – Adam Goldberg
PRSA National Capital Chapter
Ranked in Chambers Litigation Support 2022 – Joshua P. Galper
Ranked in Chambers Crisis and Risk Management 2022 – Joshua P. Galper
Lawdragon 2021 – 100 Global Leaders in Legal Strategy and Consulting

How to Successfully Use Influencers in Your Next PR Campaign

Written by Claire Rosenwinkel, Trident Intern Today, one cannot go on the internet without seeing influencers at the center of countless campaigns. Influencers are valuable for public relations campaigns and advertising, and they deliver results. Sixty percent of marketers shared that influencer-generated content performs better and drives more engagement compared to branded posts.Unfortunately, as the […]

Southwest Airlines: Cancel or #Canceled?

Written by Emma Novak, Account Manager Southwest Airlines prides itself on three values – efficiency, discipline, and excellence – to fulfill its purpose: connecting people to what’s important in their lives through friendly, reliable, and affordable air travel. During the 2022 holiday season, Southwest compromised its values and purpose of reliability, tarnishing the brand after […]

How to Tell Customers Bad News

When managing a crisis, communication skills are often contradicted by the human instinct to put the best light on bad news. Specifically, there are three natural, human reactions that frequently guide how companies and organizations deliver bad news to customers. The first is that, instead of speaking in plain language, they will try to sugarcoat […]

Trader Joe’s Calm Rebuttal

In July, Trader Joe’s found itself in a position familiar to corporate America in recent months – a viral social media campaign leveled serious accusations against the brand and demanded immediate action. In Trader Joe’s case, a viral petition called for the grocery chain to “remove racist branding and packaging from its stores,” referencing Trader […]