Vice President of Publicity, Matthew Flynn has worked at JGPR since the company was launched eight years ago.  He previously worked for James Grant at MRG – The Michael Russell Group working on all of MRG’s east coast and bi-coastal accounts.

Over the past eight years at JGPR, Flynn has worked on media outreach and celebrity outreach on a wide range of JGPR A-List charity events in New York, Los Angeles and Washington D.C. including: The National Committee on American Foreign Policy Gala at the Metropolitan Club honoring Joe Biden; The Women’s Media Awards honoring Hillary Clinton, Ashley Judd and Jane Fonda; Cinema for Peace honoring Sting and the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation at the Harvard Club; The Culture Project Gala hosted by  Kyra Sedgwick; The “Variety” Oscar screening series, and Oscar short-listed documentary “Under Our Skin”; The YWCA Women of Distinction Gala in Washington D.C honoring Eva Longoria; The Women Who Care Awards  honoring Robin Roberts, and Cyndi Lauper; The Elly Awards hosted by The Women’s Forum of New York honoring Mariska Hargitay and the stars of “Hamilton”; The White House Project EPIC Awards hosted by Geena Davis; The Moving Families Forward Gala honoring Colin Farrell; The Mental Health Association of NYC Gala honoring Brandon Marshall; The Arthur Ashe Institute for Urban Health’s Black Tie & Sneaker Gala honoring Soledad O’Brien; The ADAPT Community Network Celebrity Golf Tournament; the launch of the ADAPT Leadership Awards Gala honoring Al Roker & Deborah Roberts; The Courage In Journalism Awards in Beverly Hills hosted by Cynthia McFadden with Aaron Eckhart; and a Special Evening with John Waters at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA).

In addition, Flynn has been a substantial part of the JGPR’s marketing team overseeing marketing for best-selling author & finance expert Mary Buffett, as well as composer & writer Georgia Shreve. He has worked on long term strategic marketing for the architecture firm HOK, along with the Loreen Arbus Foundation, and ADAPT Community Network.

He is a graduate of Sacred Heart University where he studied business, marketing, and advertising. Matthew worked in public relations for Clear Channel & iHeartRadio prior to his work with Grant at MRG NY and JGPR.