Experience and judgment are important to a client’s success. At Kundell Communications we have assembled a network of top independent professionals, each with years of extensive experience and a proven track record. Their backgrounds range from specialists in travel and tourism, to financial services, broadcast, healthcare and more.
Well versed in the travel and hospitality industry, Ms. Kundell has conducted public relations campaigns for both large and small organizations, encompassing corporate, business, and leisure issues. Clients have included American Express, Inter-Continental Hotels, Cunard Line, and more. Her background includes five years as public relations/marketing manager for Club Med during its single largest period of growth in the U.S., and as vice president at Herman Associates Public Relations in New York, she has guided the communications efforts of the United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA) since 1987. Today she continues that role as principal of her own communications practice.
Public Relations SpecialistEdwina Arnold has more than two decades of experience in travel and tourism public relations, with a proven record of developing customized strategies and brand positioning for upscale audiences. Ms. Arnold has served as Director of Public Relations for Club Med North America and has conducted P.R. campaigns for clients including Club Mediterranee, Paris; Costa Rica Expeditions, the first eco-tourism operator in Costa Rica; Kirk & Rosie Rich, a Parisian boutique; and Hacienda Xcanatun, an all-suite boutique, hotel in Mexico.
WriterHarvey has been writing about the travel and hospitality industry for more than 30 years, both as a contributor to trade publications and consumer publications. His articles have appeared in magazines such as Travel & Leisure, Diversion, and Bride’s. Business-to-business magazines include Travel Weekly, TravelAgeWest, Travel Counselor, Frequent Flyer Online, Lodging Magazine and Marketing Review magazine.
Roberta Chopp Rothschild
Public Relations SpecialistRoberta’s extensive public relations background includes the fields of financial services, healthcare, fitness, and travel. She has handled clients from Procter and Gamble and Merrill Lynch Defined Asset Funds, to Black and Decker, and the Society of Nuclear Medicine. Roberta has also taught seminars on promoting business for the Women’s Economic Development Council and the Small Business Development Center at Pace University.
Media Placement SpecialistMs. Tobin has a solid background in both marketing and journalism.. National placements have included exclusives with the CBS Early Morning Show, CNN, CNNfn, CBS Radio and the Fox News Channel as well as major daily newspapers. Ms. Tobin has also worked as a freelance writer for United Press International, and for Travel Agent magazine.
Special Events, T.V. and Video ProducerDavid has produced videos and meetings for major corporations in a wide range of industries, from pharmaceutical to insurance and financial. Clients have included MasterCard, Met Life, Bristol-Meyers and AT&T. Among his television production credits are the NewYork. area Emmy Awards, the Broadcast Cable Hall of Fame Awards, and pieces for CBS, CNBC, HBO, Showtime and more.