Red Banyan is thrilled to welcome Asher Levine as a new addition to our Washington D.C. office.

Asher joins our team as the Principal and Managing Director responsible for handling oversight of all client accounts and management of all account teams.

Check out the following press release for more information, here.


Red Banyan, a specialized consulting firm focused on managing complex, high-stakes communications issues, has hired one of the industry’s leading executives as Principal and Managing Director. Based in Washington, Asher Levine is responsible for oversight of all client accounts and staff. He also serves on the agency’s executive committee, where he contributes his proven expertise in strategic planning and business development. 

Levine brings a diverse skillset to the position, with on-the-ground experience forged in high-pressure newsrooms. He began his career at ABC News in New York, working for national news anchor Peter Jennings. Later, he spent four years with Reuters as a financial and political news correspondent based in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Most recently, he managed a multinational public relations agency based in Miami, where he designed and led strategic communications programs for some of the world’s best-known brands. 

Levine’s sector expertise includes technology, capital markets, pharmaceuticals, business services, law and consumer goods. He earned a BA from Emory University and an MA from Columbia University. 

“Asher’s skills and experience provide enormous value to our clients and his approach to communications rooted in strategy is completely aligned with Red Banyan’s core values,” said Red Banyan Founder and CEO Evan Nierman. “We are truly thrilled to have him on our team.”

Since its launch in 2010, Red Banyan has continued to expand, establishing itself as one of the leading crisis PR agencies in the United States. With offices in South Florida, Washington, D.C., and Atlanta, Red Banyan provides crisis management, litigation support, media relations and other strategic communications services to a variety of national and international clients.

About Red Banyan 
Red Banyan is a specialized communications firm and crisis management firm focused on solving complex, highly sensitive and mission-critical communications challenges. Specializing in crisis communications, corporate public relations, government relations, and legal PR, Red Banyan provides an integrated approach to communications rooted in strategy. Learn more at, become a fan on the Red Banyan Facebook page and follow the firm on Twitter and LinkedIn.