5W Public Relations Reviews

Updated Jun 7, 2020

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5W Public Relations President and CEO Ronn D. Torossian
Ronn D. Torossian
178 Ratings
Pros
  • "Your hard work does not go unnoticed and show your worth and you will be rewarded(in 18 reviews)

  • "Great place to develop your career if you are a hard worker and like to be challenged(in 16 reviews)

Cons
  • "There were even people who suggested making fake gmail profiles for pitching(in 16 reviews)

  • "no work/life balance, not room to advance further(in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Love 5wpr"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Supervisor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at 5W Public Relations full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Collaboration lots of continued education classes lot of exposure to senior staff. Very entrepreneurial client base. This is a great energetic young growing company.

    Cons

    Wish the 401k match was better

  2. COVID-19
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    "Great Culture + Amazing People to Work With"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Account Executive in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at 5W Public Relations full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    5W is a great place to work and grow as a PR professional. Leadership is hands on, motivating, extremely accessible and truly wants all staff and clients to succeed. During the COVID-19 pandemic, senior leadership has continued to motivate staff and has maintained a constant flow of communication – the transition has been seamless.

    Cons

    None at this time. Keep doing what you're doing!

    5W Public Relations Response

    April 27, 2020Chief HR Officer

    Thank you for taking the time to provide us your feedback. During this difficult time, it's nice to hear some reassuring input as we all get through this together. Keep up the good work.


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    "Great company with hard working people!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at 5W Public Relations part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    I love the fast pace that I come in to work with everyday! Each team is incredibly devoted to their clients and co-workers, and you can really see their passion in their work. 5W makes work enjoyable.

    Cons

    No cons at this time.

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    "An amazing PR firm with a crazy-talented team"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Vice President in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at 5W Public Relations full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - A kind and passionate team that I'm humbled to part of - Leadership who genuinely care - Interesting clients who span all verticals - A fast-paced environment where you're rewarded for working hard and working smart

    Cons

    - No cons here at all. Just wish I found this agency sooner

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  5. "Great Place to Work!"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at 5W Public Relations full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Amazing, hardworking, motivated people - Fast paced work environment - Lots of opportunities to learn and grow - Supportive upper management - Awesome perks like broke day lunch/breakfast, cold brew, manicure’s, happy hours

    Cons

    No cons at this time

  6. "Great Place to Grow"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing Associate in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at 5W Public Relations full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    5WPR is a great place to start your career, learn, try new things, and ultimately grow. Everyone works extremely hard for their clients which is inspiring for you to match your world ethic to.

    Cons

    More opportunities to get to know employees not on your direct team.

  7. Helpful (1)

    "Amazing place to work and most amazing people to work with"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at 5W Public Relations full-time

    Pros

    Motivating, Rewarding, Fast paced, learn invaluable skills, amazing team work, great work/life balance

    Cons

    Cant think of any cons at the moment

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  8. Helpful (1)

    "Hard working team in a fast-paced environment"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Associate Vice President 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at 5W Public Relations full-time

    Pros

    - High focus on delivering quality media results for clients. - Fast-paced environment, expectations are high! - Positive work environment, senior leadership open to making cultural changes.

    Cons

    Not necessarily a con, but not a place for low achievers, slow workers.

  9. Helpful (1)

    "Amazing people, great place to grow"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at 5W Public Relations full-time

    Pros

    5W puts together teams of amazingly creative individuals who not only want to do awesome work for their clients, but also help promote career growth. It's so much fun coming to work every day.

    Cons

    Think that the dress code could be more casual, except for occasions where clients are in the office.

  10. "PR Power House where Ambition is Rewarded"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at 5W Public Relations full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Diverse, fun and truly hard working group of people. Folks top to bottom roll up their sleeves and make it happen. The hustle is very much appreciated and rewarded. Senior management gets it.

    Cons

    Not a place for people who like to coast.

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