Kenneth Hein, Global Chief Communications Officer, gyro, is an award-winning executive with extensive marketing, media relations and editorial expertise. He successfully elevated gyro from an independent start-up to the Advertising Age Agency of the Year and now the B2B specialist agency within the Dentsu Aegis Network.
At gyro, he oversees marketing, public relations, event participation and internal communications across 17 global offices.
Hein joined gyro from J. Walter Thompson where he built the PR department in its New York headquarters office from the ground up.
Previously, he spent 15 years as an editor covering marketing and advertising at Adweek, Brandweek and other top publications.
He is the recipient of the Ad Club 2017 President’s Award, a D&AD Pencil, the Jesse H. Neal Award for Excellence in Journalism, as well as numerous other accolades. He has also served on the New York Festivals Public and Media Relations Grand Jury for the past two years. Hein lives in New York with his wife and two children.