“I have been in the labor movement for more than 40 years as a communications professional. I believe that half the battle in this business is that people have to like you. Ronnie scores a perfect 10 on that issue. There are only positive waves when Ronnie enters a room. Add in her vast experience at all levels of the labor movement, her connections to the political class, and her ability to connect the dots quickly between the issues of your organization and the path to achieving your goals, and you have a winning plan for success.”

Jim GannonTransport Workers Union (TWU)

“I came to Sykes as an activist and a victim of cyberbullying. I wanted to tell my story. I wanted to bring about social change. I wanted to help empower and protect young women, and young girls, from abuse. In Sykes, I found a winner. Ronnie not only understood the issue but also understood me. They worked tirelessly and professionally--they didn't stop until they delivered results.”

Meaghan Barakett, HumanitarianExecutive Director & Founder of One Girl NY

“They're consummate professionals—first-rate strategists. Sykes’ contribution to the campaign helped to make our demonstration a huge success; we were happy to have them on our team.”

Debra Pucci, Chief of Staff1199/SEIU

“Michael Oliva was integral to the success of my campaign for Manhattan Borough President. His work ethic and good mind for strategy were essential to my electoral victory.”

Gale BrewerManhattan Borough President

“"Thank you both so much for your help and preparation! I wouldn’t have felt nearly as prepared without the two of you. Thank you both for your support and continued insight."”

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, CongresswomanNew York's 14th Congressional District

“She is smart and she is good at what she does. I was more than pleased with the work Ronnie Oliva produced for the campaign.”

Charles B. RangelFormer U.S. Congress Member

“In Sykes Global Communications we found a highly capable deadline-driven team to spread our message quickly, without compromising the quality of work. We could not have made a better decision in partnering with them. They delivered services and products beyond our expectations.”

Letitia JamesNew York State Attorney General

“Ronnie and her team are truly amazing! They took me on during one of the most challenging times in my career and delivered time and time again. The burden they lifted from my life relieved my soul. I am forever grateful.”

Sean Ringgold, ActorOne Life to Live

“She’s smart, straightforward and consistently delivers a superior product with measurable results; if I had ten Ronnies, the sky would be the limit.”

Adolfo Carrion, Former White House Director of Urban AffairsFormer Bronx Borough President

“Thank you to your entire staff for your expert services in the production and management of the NY Amsterdam News’ Annual Labor Awards Breakfast. Sykes Global is a top notch operation, and we could not consistently achieve such a successful event without you!”

Penda Howell, VP, Advertising, Sales & PartnershipNew York Amsterdam News

“Our organization partnered with Sykes Global Communications as part of a capacity building grant we received through the NY Urban League. From the onset, the team at Sykes took time to understand our needs and developed a plan to bring our organization to the next level. Ronnie and Michael are knowledgeable, professional, and passionate about their work. Their attention to quality and detail and their willingness to go the extra mile enhanced not only the results, but the experience as well. The team took our vision and brought it to life. We look forward to working with them again in the future.”

Rachel Aulet-McGann, Ed. DirectorBronx Baptist Day Care & Learning Center

“Mr. Oliva is the sort of man who can opine about the soul of upper Broadway one minute and coolly dissect that soul into blocks and City Council seats the next.”

The New York Observer

“Michael Oliva is the "Court Contest King."”

The New York Daily News

“Michael Oliva is known as something of an expert at getting judicial candidates The (New York) Times’ nod.”

The New York Observer

“If you want it done effectively, call Ronnie.”

Bill Lynch “The rumpled Genius,” Political StrategistFounder, Bill Lynch Associates

“Oliva also has a knack for creating campaign literature that doesn’t look like something I immediately want to throw away.”

The New York Observer

“With strategic positioning, great literature and dedication to his client, Michael Oliva can move you into the winners circle.”

Ellen EdwardsCivil Court Judge

“Oliva has a record of winning judicial races with female candidates.”

The New York Observer

“I knew there was something different about the Sykes team right after they made their presentation. They quickly assessed the situation and came up with a PR solution that they implemented quickly and successfully.”

Dan Padernacht, Esq.

“Michael Oliva has "An impressive record of getting judges elected.”

The New York Observer

“They're Rock Stars!”

Eric Weingerter, Director of CommunicationsNAACP

“Sykes Global Communications not only embraces its diverse team but also its global perspective. The firm understands the cultural dissimilarities inherent to New York City and knows how to employ those small differences to move a message forward for the social benefit of all.”

Honorable Dr. Una S. ClarkeFirst Caribbean American elected to the NYC Council

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