Brian Cohen is the Chairman, Board of Directors of NY Angels. He created iFluence PR a strategic behavioral-based communications consultancy for the new earned influence/social media community. Its focus is on understanding determinant business success factors and using qualitative customer research matched with highly aggressive guerrilla communications techniques to achieve client marketing objectives while providing the greatest financial value possible.

He developed Good Cause Communications, the first full-service not-for-profit PR firm designed to meet the needs of struggling non-profits. Brian created and instituted the RPM (Rapid Publicity Marketing) model of strategic communications and started Focus Technology, a Focus Group company that provided qualitative research and beta site utilization services. Before launching TSI, Brian was a founding publisher of Computer Systems News and InformationWeek magazine at CMP Publications.