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GK secures unmatched media coverage for our clients. Since our founding in September 2013, GK has become one of Israel’s leading international communications firms, working with the country’s largest and most successful technology companies as well as some of the most exciting startups across a range of industries.

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FIND YOUR VOICE

.  TELL YOUR STORY  .

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OUR SERVICES

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Media Relations

Media Relations

Our strategy is built on securing regular media results for our clients, including top-tier publications, leading tech blogs and the most influential industry trade outlets.

Content Development

Content Development

GK’s content team is led by several senior tech journalists who work directly with executives across our client portfolio to develop high-level thought-leadership articles and original contributed content.

Social Media

Social Media

With a dedicated in-house social media team, GK builds robust social strategies for our clients and works alongside our account teams to ensure that we reach all of their most important audiences every day.

Industry Analyst Relations

Industry Analyst Relations

Our experience with top analysts at firms such as Gartner, IDC and Forrester gives us the ability to help our clients access their knowledge and valuable industry relationships, helping inform decision making and building stronger businesses.

Tradeshow Support

Tradeshow Support

We regularly work with our clients ahead of, and during tradeshows, to help them crystallize messaging and prepare for media briefings, ensuring that they take full advantage of their presence at each show.

Media Training

Media Training

With several former journalists on staff, we have a unique perspective on how to prepare for, and navigate, media and TV interviews, helping our clients maximize each opportunity.

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OUR CLIENTS

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WeWork
MedyMatch
Seebo
Forbes
Hapoel Jerusalem
Spotinst
BioCatch
Team8
Flex
Continuity Software
Cincopa
Epistema
Flint Capital
PICO Ventures
Impact First Investments
Microsoft Accelerator
Tekoia
Ubertesters
Connectik
Perion
Dario
Ilyon Dynamics
Emaze
Angel Sensor
MobiliBuy
CrediFi
EverCompliant
Splitit
ThinkNext
Genesis Prize
SECDO
SCADAfence
Votiro
Ceragon
Bufferzone
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OUR CLIENTS HAVE BEEN FEATURED IN

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WHAT OUR CLIENTS SAY

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OUR TEAM

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Matthew Krieger

Matthew Krieger

Founder and Managing Director View Details
Rachel Glaser

Rachel Glaser

Vice President View Details
David Shamah

David Shamah

Journalist in Residence View Details
Jordana Wolf

Jordana Wolf

Senior Associate View Details
Tamar Shmaryahu

Tamar Shmaryahu

Senior Associate View Details
Don Cohen

Don Cohen

Senior Associate View Details
Tiki Yeres

Tiki Yeres

Associate View Details
Yael Hart

Yael Hart

Associate View Details
Nechama Ruback

Nechama Ruback

Community Manager View Details
Zev Brodsky

Zev Brodsky

Community Manager View Details
Noam Hirsch

Noam Hirsch

Associate View Details
Matthew Krieger

Matthew Krieger

Founder and Managing Director

Matthew is the Founder and Managing Director of GKPR. Prior to founding GKPR, Matthew was the Deputy Managing Director of the Israel office of Finn Partners, where he led the company’s hi-tech practice, managing the accounts for numerous software, consumer technology, biotech, telecom and clean-tech companies. While at Finn Partners, Matthew also served as the Director of Communications for Altair Semiconductor, leading the company’s corporate, internal and marketing communications efforts.

Prior to joining Finn Partners, Matthew was a business and technology correspondent at The Jerusalem Post, where he covered Israel’s hi-tech sector, consumer technology and spending trends, the local VC industry, foreign investment in Israel, the stock exchange and the Bank of Israel.

Matthew has an MA in Education from Hebrew University and a BA in History from Yeshiva University.

Rachel Glaser

Rachel Glaser

Vice President

Rachel is Vice President at GKPR. Prior to joining GKPR, Rachel was a Senior Associate in the Israel office of international PR firm Finn Partners, where she oversaw the daily account management for many of the office’s tech accounts.

Before joining Finn Partners, Rachel worked in the non-profit sector for 7 years and last served as a Project Manager at Nefesh B’Nefesh.

Rachel has an MA in Government and Security Studies from IDC Herzliya and a BA in International Relations from Boston University.

David Shamah

David Shamah

Journalist in Residence

David Shamah is GK’s Journalist in Residence and has been writing about Israeli technology news for over a decade, both in print and on the web. He knows the Israeli tech scene and its start-ups inside out.

Before joining GK, David was editor of the tech section of the Times of Israel, covering the startup scene from funding to acquisitions.

Jordana Wolf

Jordana Wolf

Senior Associate

Jordana is a Senior Associate at GKPR. Prior to joining the GK team, Jordana was a contributing writer at NoCamels Israeli Innovation News where she covered cutting-edge Israeli innovations, startups and research in the fields of technology, medicine, design and the environment.

Before joining NoCamels, Jordana worked as an elementary school teacher in New Orleans and New York after finishing Teach for America in 2008.

Jordana has an MA in Political Science and Communication from Tel Aviv University, an MA in Education from Pace University, and a BA in Political Science and History from Tulane University

Tamar Shmaryahu

Tamar Shmaryahu

Senior Associate

Tamar Shmaryahu is a Senior Associate at GKPR. Prior to joining the team, Tamar worked at an early stage start up company as a content writer and served in the IDF as an international organizations liaison in the Southern West Bank.

Tamar has prior experience in public relations, journalism and media relations and holds a BS in Marketing from Yeshiva University.

Don Cohen

Don Cohen

Senior Associate

Don is a Senior Associate at GKPR. Prior to joining the GK team, Don served in the department of Foreign Affairs and International Media at the office of Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat.

Prior to moving to Israel, Don worked at the Jewish Community Relations Council of New York, where he was the Program Director of Israel & International Affairs and the Celebrate Israel Parade. Don also managed a research team at New York State Psychiatric Institute.

Don holds a BS in Psychology from New York University.

Tiki Yeres

Tiki Yeres

Associate

Tiki is an Associate at GKPR. Prior to joining the GK team, Tiki volunteered for a year of National Service at a special needs school in Jerusalem. Tiki has held various leadership roles, in both a professional and volunteer capacity. Tiki has represented Israel on a delegation to Europe, served as a Division Head at a Jewish summer camp, and completed the Center for International Communication Public Diplomacy Workshop

Tiki has been part of the GK family since joining the team as an intern while completing her undergraduate degree in Communications and Linguistics from Bar Ilan University.

Yael Hart

Yael Hart

Associate

Yael is an Associate at GKPR. Before she joined the team, Yael was the Creative Coordinator and Copywriter at Netboost Media, an online marketing company in Israel, where she wrote and edited many of the company’s websites, created marketing materials, press releases and blogs.

Yael has a Graduate Certificate with High Honors in Corporate Communications from Seneca College in Toronto, Ontario, and a BA in Kinesiology from the University of Western Ontario. Before moving to Israel in 2013, Yael worked in Marketing and Communications at Mount Sinai Hospital.

When Yael isn’t chasing media opportunities, you can find her in the studio leading Zumba and TRX classes.

Nechama Ruback

Nechama Ruback

Community Manager

Nechama is a community manager at GKPR. Prior to joining GKPR, Nechama was a community manager and graphic designer at Kosher Casual, an international clothing company based in Israel, where she administered all social media operations.

Previously, Nechama worked at Life.VU, an Israel-based start-up, as the customer relations manager. She successfully grew the company’s social media presence, which allowed her to substantially expand Life.VU’s affiliate network, resulting in an ongoing revenue stream.

Nechama holds a Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design from Michlelet Emuna.

Zev Brodsky

Zev Brodsky

Community Manager

Zev is the community manager at GKPR. Zev, an avid follower of the food scene in Tel Aviv, is the creator and author of the highly successful food blog, Tel Aviv Affordable Dining.

Prior to joining GKPR, Zev was the social media manager at WannaBiz,a startup that provides small businesses with easy to use marketing tools. Zev successfully promoted their mobile application to thousands of businesses in Europe and North America.

In addition, Zev was the social media manager at JICNY, a New York based non-profit organization that provides young Jewish professionals in the New York area with different events and social opportunities. Zev was responsible for the marketing and publicizing of the events for the organization.

Zev holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from IDC Herzliya.

Noam Hirsch

Noam Hirsch

Associate

Noam is an Associate at GKPR. Hailing originally from Teaneck, New Jersey, Noam was educated at Yeshiva University where he graduated with a BA in Political Science. Upon graduation, and prior to joining the GKPR team, Noam joined the IDF where he served in the Givati Brigade as a combat soldier.

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