For over 15 years, Matt Eventoff has served as a communications strategist for Fortune 500 CEOs, political leaders in the United States and abroad, nationally- recognized litigators, public figures (celebrities, athletics) and leaders from various other industries.
Matt’s specialties include message development and training, media coaching, and crisis media management. He has successfully prepared clients to appear on nearly every network and major cable news program, including 60 Minutes, 20/20, Nightline, Dateline, Frontline, Hardball, and Good Morning America. He is also regularly retained by prominent litigators for his ability to identify key messages that have led to multi-million dollar settlements.
He is a frequent lecturer on crisis communications, public speaking and interacting with the media at top universities — including Wharton, University of Pennsylvania, University of Maryland, Rutgers University, Notre Dame and Academy of Science in Ukraine. He is also an active participant in the community, serving as a board member with the Big Brothers/Big Sisters-Mercer County and the Cinque Foundation. In addition, he regularly volunteers with young men and women from disadvantaged backgrounds, helping them to discover their individual communication style.
Matt is the co-author of “History’s Greatest Leaders and You,” and is frequently cited by leading publications and news outlets on issues related to communication, including Business week, Bloomberg Report, Associated Press, BBC, Newsweek and the Washington Post, among others. In 2010, his efforts were recognized when he was named to NJBIZ’s prestigious “Forty Under 40” list.
Matt received his bachelor’s from the University of Maryland and his master’s from the University of Pennsylvania. He and his wife, Nicole, reside in Lawrenceville, NJ.