Jon Goldberg

John Goldberg

Jon Goldberg is the founder and chief reputation architect of Reputation Architects Inc., a strategic communications and reputation risk management advisory firm dedicated to building, protecting and restoring reputations in a world of evaporated trust and unprecedented stakeholder engagement.

Trained as a journalist, Jon founded Reputation Architects in 2009 after more than 25 years as an advisor to corporate and nonprofit executives and boards and a senior leader at some of the world’s most prominent communications firms. Before founding Reputation Architects, Jon was partner and director of the Corporate Affairs practice of Porter Novelli. He previously served as executive vice president, general manager and national director of crisis and litigation communications at Edelman; held senior client management roles at J. Walter Thompson Company; and was manager of corporate media relations and a principal spokesperson for Prudential Financial.

A frequent author, speaker and media commentator on reputation risk and crisis management and related topics, Jon is a member of the executive committee and past chair of the PRSA’s Counselors Academy and serves as U.S. ambassador-representative of the International Association of Risk and Crisis Communication.


Chief Reputation Architect Reputation Architects Inc.