We are excited to announce that Faye Rogaski, founder of socialsklz:-) tools to thrive in the modern world, will join us as a regular blog contributor in the area of modern day social skills for children, tweens and teens.
As the founder of socialsklz:-) tools to thrive in the modern world, Faye Rogaski is not only an expert on social interaction and etiquette, but also a dedicated community leader, public relations professional and experienced marketing strategist.
As the former vice president of international public relations agency, Brown Lloyd James (BLJ), Rogaski has represented high profile clients like Andrew Lloyd Webber and Elizabeth Taylor along with non-profit accounts such as the Marine Stewardship Council and The Prince’s Trust. She has been involved in the development and execution of major marketing and PR initiatives on projects as diverse as the launch of BBC America stateside, the Marilyn Monroe Auction at Christie’s and the Lee Strasberg Centennial, for which she produced the award-winning Lee Strasberg 100th Birthday Tribute and had a New York City street named in Strasberg’s honor.
In 2003, Rogaski formed Faye Elizabeth Communications, Inc., with the goal of leveraging her extensive entertainment and media contacts to develop clients’ profiles, shape images, enhance reputations, achieve business objectives and influence public opinion. Faye is responsible for attracting a mix of influential and press-worthy clients that have earned her firm its exceptional reputation with the media. Those clients include Big Red Frog, The Body Mechanics, The Broadway Channel, The Center for Balanced Health and Dr. Keith Berkowitz, Gilda’s Club, Detour to Wellness/GlaxoSmithKline, Imogen Lloyd Webber, Momasphere, the Wildlife Conservation Society and a number of both fiction and non-fiction books.
Rogaski received a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Boston College and is a graduate of the International School of Protocol. Her work with young adults is most noted in her position as a professor of Public Relations Techniques and Tactics at New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development. Previously she was an Adjunct Professor of Marketing at Fordham Graduate School of Business. She is also the President of the American Heart Association (AHA) Young Professionals and an active Congressional lobbyist for the AHA.
Rogaski has appeared on the Today Show, CBS News, The Jane Pauley Show, CNN, NY1 and Oprah Radio. She has been featured in Woman’s Day, The Daily Record, Self and she was the cover story for the inaugural issue of Panache magazine (Gannett). Based on her professional experience she developed a personal desire to empower future generations which has led to her success with socialsklz:-) tools to thrive in the modern world.