Executive Vice President
Virginia Anagnos, a proficient communications leader, focuses on solution-oriented propositions and has devised cohesive social media and media relations campaigns with positive outcomes for a diverse set of clients. Anagnos helps drive growth and value for clients by positioning executives as industry thought leaders; constructing innovative initiatives; and crafting narratives and brand positioning statements that engage and resonate with audiences.
During her tenure at Goodman Media, Anagnos has helped spearhead the global positioning of 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 strategy for Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, as well as subsequent titles in the series.
Anagnos began her career in book publishing where she worked with renowned and celebrated authors such as Eric Carle, President Jimmy Carter, Walter Dean Myers, Rosa Parks, Jon Scieszka, Maurice Sendak, among 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.
Anagnos received her BA in English and Psychology from New York University. She enjoys exploring new hobbies and can usually be found outdoors running, rollerblading, or hiking on weekends.