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Executive Vice President

Virginia Anagnos, an expert communications leader, develops and delivers cohesive, integrated media and PR plans for a diverse set of clients, ranging from nonprofit organizations to publishing companies to professional services. Virginia helps drive growth and value for clients by positioning executives as industry thought leaders; constructing compelling, innovative initiatives; and crafting storylines that engage and resonate with audiences.

During her tenure at Goodman Media, Virginia has spearheaded the global positioning strategy for the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF), including the unveiling of the SNF Cultural Center designed by Renzo Piano; launched and established the historic post of National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature for the Library of Congress; and secured and executed the PR campaign for Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, as well as subsequent titles in the series.

Virginia began her career in book publishing where she worked with a number of renowned and celebrated authors, including Eric Carle, President Carter, Walter Dean Myers, Rosa Parks, Jon Scieszka, Maurice Sendak, among many others. In addition, she helped launch several series, including A Series of Unfortunate Events, and broadened the legacy of such children’s literary classics as Goodnight Moon, Little House on the Prairie and Where the Sidewalk Ends.

Virginiareceived her BA in English and Psychology from New York University. She enjoys exploring new hobbies and on weekends can usually be found outdoors running, rollerblading or hiking.