Sam Johnston

Senior Communications Manager

Sam Johnston is a Senior Communications Manager at FiComm Partners based in New York City. Sam has over ten years of experience in public relations with a focus on supporting C-suite communications, crafting messaging and developing strategic programs for clients in the banking/financial, technology and consulting spaces.

Prior to joining FiComm, Sam was a Senior Account Supervisor at Hill + Knowlton Strategies where he helped lead the New York technology practice and played a key part in growing the business. During his five years at the company, Sam was responsible for leading many of the firm’s largest accounts including First Data, Deloitte, Butterfly Labs, and Wipro Consulting.

Before joining Hill + Knowlton Strategies, Sam spent more than four years with Edelman PR in New York, where he served as a Senior Account Executive within the company’s technology practice. During this time, Sam was a key member of Samsung’s global hub program, coordinating PR activities across multiple global teams.

Sam graduated from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in journalism and a minor in criminal justice.