Tom Meinert has provided communications counseling and public relations support for clients in a broad range of industries, including environmental, mining, telecommunications, hospitality and commercial development. His expertise includes community affairs, media and government relations, and marketing.
Since 1987, Tom’s experience has ranged from coordinating media, government and community relations efforts for highly-publicized and controversial commercial development projects, to conducting media training seminars for numerous corporations, professional associations and government agencies. He previously served as managing partner for a Pittsburgh-based communications and public affairs firm before forming Meinert/Mashek Communications in May 2010.
Tom is a graduate of Edinboro University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in speech communications.
Dave Mashek has specialized in integrated public affairs for the majority of his career. He has developed and implemented strategies for Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, non-profit associations and government agencies to better engage local communities, the news media and public officials on complex issues and projects, using strategic communications as a tool to identify and address risks and local concerns.
Dave has worked on Capitol Hill as a legislative assistant, at the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Resources as deputy press secretary and at the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce as a program manager and government affairs officer . He was previously a partner with a Pittsburgh-area communications and public affairs company prior to forming Meinert/Mashek Communications in May 2010.
Dave graduated from the University of Delaware in 1981 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science.