Denny Shleifer, Public Relations Expert
Denny has over 40 years experience in public relations, crisis communications and marketing communications. Prior to his many years in public relations, Denny served in a variety of news broadcasting operations across the country including KPTV and KOIN in Portland, OR., KGO TV in San Francisco, KMGH in Denver and WXYZ in Detroit. His work garnered him an Emmy award for best newscast. He currently serves as a freelance Oregon/ Southwest Washington-based field producer for the CBS This Morning News Show, a field producer for the Rachel Ray Show, and most recently as a sports field producer for Fox Sports 1. He also assists in marketing and sales support for the Jewish lifestyle publications, Oregon Jewish Life and About Face Magazine for Choose Local Media.
Since 1991, Shleifer has owned and operated Shleifer Marketing Communications, Inc. He has spent several years developing public relations/marketing programs for a variety of Oregon and Washington based businesses. His clients have included: Meriweather Partners, LLC (1440NW Hoyt) Mackenzie, The Northwest Examiner, The Home Builders Association of Metro Portland, Firebrand Sports, Westlake Development Group, LLC, The Greater Vancouver Luxury Home Show, Cascade Restoration & Remodeling, The Albert Apartments, Killingsworth Station, 937 Condominiums, The Avenue Lofts, Marshall Wells Lofts, Embassy Condominiums, John L. Scott Real Estate, The Hasson Company, LRS Architects, Inc., Inspiration Software Inc., Willowcreek Senior Living, Widmer Brewing, The Ziegler Development Company, Samuels Yoelin, Kantor LLP, Portland Rescue Mission, officeproductsnorthwest, Ludemans Fireplace & Patio Store, The Oregon Food Bank, Prudential Northwest Properties, Riverview Bank, Red Lion Hotel & Inns, SeaMark Properties, Inc., Hearing & Speech Institute, Ronald McDonald House Charities, Portland Rescue Mission, Tacoma Power and Idaho Falls Power and the City of Portland. Shleifer has also been active in several political campaigns including State Senator Shirley Gold, the Good Government Initiative and several other campaigns that involved strategic public relations and marketing support.
Shleifer develops public relations strategies, promotional development and implementation. He also specializes in the preparation and distribution of press materials, media tours, articles, speeches, social media strategy, media training, crisis communications, event planning, video production and other forms of corporate communications.
Shleifer serves on two committees of both the Portland Business Alliance, and the Home Builders Association of Metro Portland. He also serves as board President of the Avenue Lofts Condominium Association. He’s also a member of the broadcasting and digital media advisory committee for the North Clackamas County School District and is a marketing committee member of the American Cancer Society’s Hope Ball. Shleifer is a former board member of the Oregon Holocaust Resource Center, Cedar Sinai Park and the Jewish Family & Child Service.