Donna Imperato is Chief Executive Officer of Cohn & Wolfe Group, which offers expertise in public relations, integrated brand communications, issues management and digital and social media across a wide range of industries. Cohn & Wolfe Group companies include global communications agency Cohn & Wolfe, leading healthcare boutique GCI Health and global technology agency AxiCom. Imperato has more than 25 years of public relations experience, overseeing award-winning work for many of the world’s leading companies and brands.
Imperato is also CEO of Cohn & Wolfe, where she has held global practice and GM roles since 1997. Since her appointment as CEO in 2002, Imperato has driven worldwide growth and expansion organically and through acquisitions across Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
Imperato was awarded the 2013 Sabre Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement and is listed in PRWeek’s top 50 “Power List.” She was also inducted into the PRNews Hall of Fame. Imperato recently joined the Women’s Forum of New York and the International Women’s Forum, invitation-only organizations that advance leadership across careers, cultures and continents by connecting the world’s most preeminent women of significant and diverse achievement. She also serves on the Corporate Council for the Children’s Health Fund, is a member of the Council of Public Relations Firms and the Arthur W. Page Society.