Steven Silvers, Partner
SilversJacobson founding partner Steven Silvers is one of the Rocky Mountain region's most trusted crisis and controversy PR advisors, with more than three decades experience across a wide range of issues and industries.
Steve has provided crisis preparedness and response counsel for dozens of companies and organizations such as Chipotle Mexican Grill, Denver International Airport, EAS, Fox News, Lions Club International, Cherry Creek Shopping Center, Noble Energy, Red Robin, Vail Resorts, technology start-ups, international charities and universities.
Originally from Boulder, Colorado, Steve has held strategic communications titles at two Fortune 500 companies, the Pentagon, with two of the world’s largest PR firms, and as founder of an integrated communications firm that helped launch several innovative technologies and services. His corporate communications experience includes a long list of new ventures, M&A events, repositioning campaigns and IPOs. Industry specialties include property development and destinations, energy, hospitality, healthcare, communications and other areas.
Steve is the creator of SilversJacobson’s Reputation Asset Management Platform (RAMP), a uniquely pragmatic planning model that helps clients anticipate, prepare for and even avoid altogether the potential damage of a sudden crisis -- especially the ones that nobody sees coming.
A U.S. Army veteran with the Meritorious Service Medal, Steve majored in journalism and photojournalism at Syracuse University's Newhouse School of Public Communications. He’s active in the community and a frequent speaker on reputation crisis management.