Zack Kozlak

Managing Director at TrailRunner International

Zack Kozlak is a Managing Director based in New York. He advises global companies on financial communications, corporate reputation, crisis and issues management, executive thought leadership, and landmark events like complex M&A transactions. He has supported clients with multiple public offerings, including a direct listing. Zack has also advised management and boards in activist shareholder engagements.

Prior to joining TrailRunner, Zack worked in the New York office of Burson-Marsteller, serving a broad set of Fortune 50 clients on corporate and financial communications, crisis and issues management, public affairs, and brand protection. While at Burson his teams won several industry awards for their work in crisis response and issues management.

Prior to joining Burson, Zack worked for the Boston Red Sox on several key initiatives, and he earned special recognition by the Red Sox front office for his exceptional service. Before that, Zack worked in Washington, D.C. for U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), and interned in Washington for the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA).

Zack graduated magna cum laude from the Boston College School of Arts & Sciences Honors Program (BA, International Studies). Zack is an outdoor sports enthusiast and an Accredited Interscholastic Coach. He enjoys cheering for his Minnesota teams, and he has a passion for volunteerism and serving others.


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  • Director

    June, 2016

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