Joel Leyden - Testimonials

​“Joel Leyden is one of the world’s respected experts on digital public relations, crisis communications, Internet marketing and social media. He lives and breathes it and his commercial, non-profit clients, the State of Israel, the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Israel Defense Forces and we at Criterion Capital along with countless other governmental and commercial enterprises rely on Joel’s expertise to make the right things happen on the Web for business. I heartily endorse Joel Leyden and recommend him without reservation.”January 27, 2011

Top qualities: Great Results, Expert, High Integrity1st 

Arye Ben Harav hired Joel as a Business Consultant in 2010, and hired Joel more than once“I have known Joel Leyden for quite a few years on a friendly and business relationship. He was a pleasure to work with as well a professional and knowledgeable about his subjest and filled with allot of energy too.” June 13, 2010Top qualities: Great Results, Personable, Expert1st Jason Alster hired Joel as a Writer/Editor in 2004, and hired Joel more than once“Joel Leyden is a professional person who is very dedicated to the ethics of the profession. He deserves to succeed. I would recommend him as a devoted person looking at results.These are my goals as well.” February 21, 20101st 

Charlotte GUTMAN, Owner, CGP Europe SAwas with another company when working with Joel at Leyden Communications (Israel)“Joel Leyden has a profound intuitive feel for what makes people tick online. Superb sense of how to invigorate viral campaigns, activate people and build a sense of community.” January 7, 20101st Derek Fattal, Director Internet Services, Jerusalem Postwas with another company when working with Joel at Leyden Communications (Israel)“Joel Leyden is a really solid guy. He is the real deal and is totally committed to everything he does.”January 6, 20101st 

Brad Pomerance, News Director/Anchor, Jewish Life TVwas with another company when working with Joel at Leyden Communications (Israel)“Joel Leyden is one of the most honest and respected PR, SEO and New Media professional I have ever met. When I worked with Joel, I and was impressed by how quick, creative and how effective his control over the Internet was. He is professional and smart with a big heart.” January 5, 20101st 

Wayne Gerber, Owner, Sungate Advisors was with another company when working with Joel at Leyden Communications (Israel)“Joel Leyden did an excellent job of getting me started with a new internet company. He has a thorough knowledge of internet marketing and gave me advice that has been of great benefit. I highly recommend him.” January 5, 2010

​Top qualities: Great Results, Personable, Expert1st Barbara Dahm CCC-SLP; BRS-FD hired Joel as a Internet marketing consultnt in 2008“Joel Leyden was great to work for and learn from. He has a different way of looking at things that is inspiring.” January 5, 20101st 

Dawn Harvey, Executive Assistant, LEYDEN COMMUNICATIONS (ISRAEL)reported to Joel at Leyden Communications (Israel)“Joel Leyden is a quick thinking, creative marketing professional. In command of both Hebrew and English, his knowledge of the online marketing methodology and players is vast. I'm sure he'll be an asset to any future employer.” January 5, 20101st 

Machon Anat Anat Mander, General Manager, Machon Anatwas with another company when working with Joel at Leyden Communications (Israel)“Joel Leyden is as far as I have seen the best most effective and professional media marketing and digital media person I have come across. He makes magic of everything he gets his hands on. I strongly recommend Joel for any media project and digital media visibility.” July 23, 20091st 

Wayne Poswell, Executive Director, Gesher Consulting & Hrwas with another company when working with Joel at Leyden Communications (Israel)“Joel Leyden has assisted me with various PR activities - publishing articles online and providing internet optimization services. A recent article was ranked # 1 on Google News for 48 hours! Joel attends many different events, and always seems to know everybody there. He is always quick to introduce me to people who he thinks will help my business. Apart from everything else, he's hilarious to work with!” October 21, 20041st 

Jeremy Levy was Joel's client“Joel Leyden is a very smart, focused, aggressive marketing/PR expert who I have known a number of years. I expect he will continue to experience great success. Ronn Torossian President/CEO 5W Public Relations” October 5, 20041st Ronn Torossian, 5WPR CEO, President & CEO, 5W Public Relationsworked with Joel at Leyden Communications (Israel)“Joel Leyden is a knowledgable writer who has a thorough understanding of the worlds of journalism and public relations. He brings creative energy and excitement to his position.” October 5, 20041st 

Alan Abbey, managed Joel at Leyden Communications (Israel)“After 2 years of exposure to Joel's work and skills, I cannot but admire his creativity, devotion and comprehensive knowledge of his field. He would certainly be a valueable asset to any employer.” October 4, 20041st Amir Gissin was Joel's client“A wide network of connections, amazing clarity and convincing ability make Joel one of the leading experts in MARCOM. His genious informative ability turns the most complex advanced technology to a simple and clear idea for everyone. I have enjoyed working with Joel for many years in the internet field.” February 27, 20041st 

Arnon Katz was Joel's clientCrisis Communications / Media / Internet ConsultantCommercial and Governmental5 visible recommendations for this position: Edit“I know Joel Leyden to be a savy professional in the areas of Digital PR / Internet marketing / Social Media / SEO. Joel completely commands the combined languages of English and Internet, to the full benefit & satisfaction of his clients. A miracle worker no less!” August 21, 20111st 

​Machon Anat Anat Mander, Recruiting Agency for professionals and management level employees, Machon Anat was a consultant or contractor to Joel at Commercial and Governmental“Joel Leyden is a tireless, quick-thinking and resourceful professional. In his ever-changing area of expertise, he's always ready to go where others are reluctant to go. That makes him the partner you need at a time of communication crisis.” August 20, 20111st 

Amir Gissin, Director, Public Affairs Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Israelwas with another company when working with Joel at Commercial and Governmental“Well, speaking as a client and long-term media onlooker, what can I say but that Joel Leyden is a consummate professional; dedicated, driven and detail-oriented to get results for his clients - on deadline. The guy plain "gets it" about implementing a spectrum of media services. Hire him - before the other guy does.” August 20, 20111st 

Dave Bender, Multimedia | Journalist, www.davebrianbender.comwas with another company when working with Joel at Commercial and Governmental““Joel Leyden is an Internet pioneer starting with creating many of the first websites back in the mid 90's to today serviing as an Internet, PR , Social Media consultant to the U.S. State Department and Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and dozens of private companies. He controls information on the Internet and his honesty reflects the way he inhances his clients images.” August 19, 2011” August 19, 20111st 

John Voice, CEO, JOHNSAND MARKETINGworked directly with Joel at Commercial and Governmental“Joel Leyden is one the most highly skilled and knowledgeable public relations, public affairs, reputation management and Search Engine Optimization experts I have ever met, as well as a professional webmaster and designer. If you want to be number one on Google, just call Joel Leyden - I did. Beau Schutz” December 30, 2007

Top qualities: Great Results, Expert, Creative1st Beau Schutz hired Joel Leyden as a Consummate SEO Professional in 2003, and hired Joel Leyden more than once.