Dan Fleshler has more than two decades of experience as a communications and public affairs strategist for corporations as well as major not-for-profit institutions and advocacy groups. One of his specialties is crafting and then implementing communications and outreach plans to reach distinctly different target groups, from opinion leaders in the media to public officials. He has extensive experience in media outreach, crisis management, litigation support and ghostwriting for a broad range of companies, causes and people.
His clients have included National Restaurant Association, Columbia University, Physicians for a National Health Program, YUM Brands, Standard Textile, the UN Millennium Development Campaign, Israel Policy Forum, Bar-Ilan University and the Legal Action Center.
Dan is the President of DLL Communications and a Senior Advisor to Strategy XXI Partners in New York City. Previously, he was a Senior Vice President of Rubenstein Associates and Director of Communications for the NAACP Legal Defense Fund.
He is also a published author and feature writer. His book, Transforming America’s Israel lobby – The Limits of Its Power and the Potential for Change, was published by Potomac Books in May 2009. His work has appeared in the New York Times, New York Daily News, Village Voice, Haaretz, Forward, Reform Judaism, North American Review and other publications.
He received a Bachelor of Arts from Harvard College and a Master of Fine Arts from the University of Iowa Writer’s Workshop.