Scott Trent is a public relations and marketing executive with more than 20 years of top level experience in public relations, marketing, strategic communication, crisis management, event planning, fundraising, and brand and concept development.
Trent has worked for the U.S. Senate, the Governor of New York, and the Mayor of the City of New York. He has also served as Assistant Secretary of State for the State of New York and spokesman of the New York State Athletic Commission.
Scott Trent has been quoted by or featured in more than 10,000 print and broadcast stories by more than 2,500 media outlets worldwide, including the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, ABC, NBC, CBS, CNN, the Los Angeles Times, and the Times of London.
Trent has directed hundreds of campaigns incorporating publicity, advertising, Internet, sales promotion, direct mail, special events and direct marketing data systems. In addition, he has developed and implemented media policy, planning and management for a host of high-profile, multi-million dollar, broadcast events at Madison Square Garden, New York City’s Hammerstein Ballroom, and Radio City Music Hall.
Scott Trent is an active philanthropist, serving on the Boards of multiple charitable entities, and has planned and executed hundreds of innovative and successful development and promotional campaigns for not-for-profit and public-benefit organizations.
Scott Trent is a native New Yorker and resides in Manhattan.