In an interview with Fox11 News, Johnson Public Relations CEO Ross Johnson explains the four best tactics a client can use in a crisis situation.

The deal is this: Companies have to deal with frustrated customers. The New York Times reached out to Ross Johnson to sum up the best strategy – and give a warning – in the Times story on the Ticketmaster controversy.

2023 marks the 10th anniversary of documentary filmmaker Kevin Knoblock joining forces with Johnson Public Relations. Kevin has an extensive background in films for Congressional leaders and Presidential candidates. As Ross Johnson told Variety, “There is no one better at high-stakes leadership messaging than Kevin.”

Fox News anchor Trace Gallagher interviewed Ross Johnson after actress Felicity Huffman was sentenced in the college admissions scandal. Johnson pointed out that Huffman, because of her actions after the indictment, could return to her acting career.

Johnson Public Relations is often retained by some of the toughest lawyers and their clients for litigation communications support. Johnson Public Relations gave an exclusive to the Wall Street Journal during the fight between his client and Vista Equity Partners.

San Diego Comic-Con hired Johnson Public Relations in its four year fight with a Salt Lake City outfit that thought it could use SDCC’s trademark. Kudos to the San Diego office of Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, pros at knowing when to work with the media and when to shut up when the presiding judge didn’t like the pretrial press mongering by the opposing lawyers.


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Josh Friedman, Bloomberg News

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Robert Bernhoft, Bernhoft Law

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