Managing Director

Joe Quenqua supervises an extensive bicoastal practice in live events and filmed and digital content. He came to 42West in 2017 from DKC (Dan Klores Communications), where he headed the firm's national entertainment practice as well as its Los Angeles operations, overseeing both corporate and consumer campaigns for such clients as Amazon Studios, Netflix, HBO, The Walt Disney Company, Viacom, NBC/Universal, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Westfield Corporation, QVC, Conde Nast Entertainment, Discovery Communications, Feld Entertainment, FathomEvents, Broad Green, and Relativity Media. Joe also played a central role in creating DKC/O&M, the PR industry's first national Broadway and live events division. Prior to DKC, Joe spent eleven years at Walt Disney Studios, where he led national media strategies across all film titles and brands, including Pixar, Marvel, DreamWorks, and all Disney live action and animation. At the same time, he served as the head of Global Communications and Worldwide Publicity for Disney Theatrical Group. Before Disney, Joe was Vice President of Film in the New York office of mPRm Public Relations and spent several years at PMK Public Relations working on a variety of film projects while also managing his own personal roster of actors, writers, directors, and producers.