Forefront Communications

Senior Vice President

MICHAEL
KINGSLEY

Michael is Forefront’s head of media relations and runs the firm’s media and presentation training practice. Under his direction, Forefront client campaigns have earned a Bronze Anvil Award from the Public Relations Society of America and an Honorable Mention from the PRNEWS Platinum Awards. Michael’s 20+ years of experience encompass global public relations, journalism and media production. Prior to joining Forefront, Michael held senior positions at Intermarket Communications and Emanate PR, helping firms across the capital markets tell their stories, with clients including Bank of America, Société Générale, RBC, Eagle Asset Management and Broadhaven Capital Partners. On the client side, Michael served as Head of Media Relations at Convergex. As a TV producer, Michael coordinated headline-making interviews with corporate CEOs in financial services and consumer products. 

A long-suffering Miami Dolphins fan, Michael held various positions at the National Football League, coordinating media contracts in addition to Super Bowl sponsorship and hospitality agreements. He was also a part-time producer at NFL Films.

Michael Kingsley

MY WRITING / MY WORK

GET TO KNOW ME

First Job?

Movie theatre usher, United Artists Movies at Lauderhill.

First Concert?

Rolling Stones, Steel Wheels tour, the Orange Bowl.

First CD?

Return of the Jedi soundtrack

Favorite Movie?

“Raiders of the Lost Ark”

Something people would be surprised to learn about me?

I have visited all seven continents.

THIS OR THAT

Beatles or Stones?

My wife and I had an Elvis ice sculpture at our wedding.