About Us

R&J Awards R&J Strategic Communications is a full service integrated marketing and public relations agency that consistently achieves superior results for a strong and diverse client base that ranges from divisions of large, multi-national conglomerates to regional market leaders. By employing only the best and brightest professionals and delivering 5-Star client services, we have become one of the most respected, admired and prestigious communications agencies in the Greater New York/New Jersey metro region. In addition to yielding significant dividends for our clients, our philosophy has earned us numerous awards and resulted in R&J being named a “Top Place to Work in PR” by PR News.

Our People

John Lonsdorf


John is a recognized leader in the public relations and marketing communications fields. He founded R&J in 1986 and has led the firm through several strategic re-brandings while building the agency into one of the region’s leading strategic communications consultancies. John has authored numerous articles on brand building and the role of public relations and the importance of integrated marketing, and has been a speaker and presenter at national conferences and symposia, in addition to sitting on several industry and not-for-profit boards. John impacts each account at R&J through his laser focus on strategic direction and his drive to provide clients with the maximum returns on their marketing communications investment.