NEW YORK, March 23, 2020 – BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications agency, today announced that Brianne Nurick, Executive Vice President, Managing Director, New York Public Affairs & Crisis Lead, has been named to City & State’s “2020 Above and Beyond List” which honors women in the public sector who have made notable contributions to society.
“Brianne has the strategic insight, media savvy, and calm, reassuring demeanor that clients need when faced with their most pressing challenges,” said Jillian Janaczek, Executive Vice President, Managing Director, New York Market Leader, BCW. “Those qualities are why clients across a variety of industries rely on her leadership for mitigating problems and managing reputations.”
Nurick began her career as an appointee in the Administration of President George W. Bush at the U.S. Department of Energy serving Secretaries Spencer Abraham and Samuel W. Bodman in a variety of capacities, ultimately advancing to the role of senior adviser for communications. In 2008 she left the executive branch for a job in the Public Affairs & Crisis practice at BCW (then Burson-Marsteller). She works with clients in a wide range of industries, including energy, chemicals, entertainment, education and health care.