DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (April 18, 2023) – Furia Rubel Communications, Inc., an award-winning, integrated marketing and public relations agency, is pleased to announce the expansion of its global footprint with the addition of two international affiliates based in Western and Eastern Europe; Francois Lassalle based in France and Łukasz Walewski based in Poland.
For more than 20 years, Furia Rubel has served legal industry clients internationally. The addition of international talent demonstrates the agency’s commitment to building a diverse team of seasoned professionals with deep experience in the legal industry that reflects the clients the agency serves.
“We know that our success as an agency is directly tied to the success of our clients,” said Jennifer Simpson Carr, the agency’s vice president of strategic development who supports the agency and clients in establishing their competitive advantage. “Our agency remains focused on the innovation and strategic growth necessary to meet the needs of our clients worldwide and provide them with the support and resources to remain leaders in their markets."
Based in France, Lassalle is an international business leader who has served in various senior positions in the legal industry, including at Dentons, the largest multinational law firm in the world, Linklaters, a member of the "Magic Circle" of elite London-headquartered law firms, and the British Virgin Islands International Arbitration Centre (BVI IAC).
Lassalle is a results-driven, strategic leader with more than 20 years of experience developing and leading organizations, teams, ventures and business transitions in the legal, financial and nonprofit sectors. He possesses the ability to shape and implement strategies, and to establish key internal and external alliances.
“I am thrilled to join forces with Furia Rubel and to be part of such a dynamic team of professionals,” said Lassalle. “With the integration of international talent, Furia Rubel is positioned to expand its growth and success. I look forward to bringing my experience and expertise to the team and contributing to the agency’s continued excellence in serving clients around the world.”
Based in Poland, Walewski is a former international journalist with more than 14 years of experience at ZDF German tv, Polish National Radio Channel III, Radio ZET, TVN24, and Radio Cadena SER (Spain).
Walewski is a public and media relations professional, lecturer, publicist, and trainer on communication and business etiquette with a focus on the legal industry. He is also the author of six books on diplomacy and an online series on communications etiquette.
"In today's fast-paced world of media and business, where content is the king, the opportunity for transatlantic cooperation gives a significant advantage to those who know how to use it wisely,” said Walewski. “I feel extremely honored to be part of Furia Rubel, which joins forces in a global way and gives such opportunities to its clients. Good business and media relations, as is well known, are based on people. We add trust, knowledge, experience and commitment to it."
Over the past year, Furia Rubel has invested in new infrastructure, technology, cyber care platforms, and talent. The international affiliates will support the agency in maintaining a high-quality of service and diversity of perspectives for its clients.
Furia Rubel Marketing and Public Relations is a corporate communications and crisis management agency serving clients internationally. The certified woman-owned agency provides strategic planning, +marketing, public relations, crisis management, business development, content marketing, and social media services to a wide array of professional service clients. Furia Rubel represents law firms and legaltech organizations, financial, banking and accounting companies, governments and municipalities, and behavioral health and elder care organizations. For more information, visit www.furiarubel.com.