Sr. Account Manager
STEPHEN ROMANO is a Senior Account Manager at Sykes Global Communications.
Stephen is a communications consultant and speechwriter who works with a broad range of clients, including politicians, business leaders, medical professionals, c-suite executives and nonprofit directors.
Before his transition into politics, Stephen worked as a journalist at Blank Slate Media, a group of local newspapers covering the North Shore of Long Island, where he covered government, politics and crime. He has also covered college and high school sports for the Springfield Republican, Western Massachusetts’ largest daily newspaper.
Stephen began his political career in the New York Senate as the Director of Communications for a Long Island senator. More recently, he served as Communications Director on Juan Vides’ insurgent New York State Assembly campaign, where he won an upset primary victory and nearly toppled the incumbent Assembly Member in a surprising general election race. Stephen currently manages Brookhaven Town Councilwoman Valerie Cartright's campaign for New York state senate in Suffolk County on Long Island.
Stephen is a graduate of Western New England University and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications. He is a member of the Professional Speechwriters Association.