Forbes Agency Council Is an Invitation-Only Community for Executives in Successful Public Relations, Media Strategy, Creative, and Advertising Agencies

Cleveland, Ohio – February 20, 2019: Impact Communications President Bob MacDonald, has been accepted into Forbes Agency Council, an invitation-only community for owners of and executives in successful public relations, media strategy, creative, and advertising agencies.

Bob was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of his experience. Criteria for acceptance includes a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.

“We are honored to welcome Bob MacDonald into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Agency Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”

As an accepted member of the Council, Bob has access to a variety of exclusive opportunities designed to help him reach peak professional influence. He will connect and collaborate with other respected local leaders in a private forum. Bob will also be invited to work with a professional editorial team to share his expert insights in original business articles on, and to contribute to published Q&A panels alongside other experts.

Finally, Bob and Impact Communications will benefit from exclusive access to vetted business service partners, membership-branded marketing collateral, and the high-touch support of the Forbes Councils member concierge team.

“I am thrilled to have been selected to join the Forbes Agency Council,” said Bob MacDonald, President, Impact Communications. “In April we celebrate our 40th year in business and my participation in the Forbes Agency Council will only further cement our leadership within an ever-evolving industry. I look forward to sharing knowledge within our space and learning from others within the Council.”

ABOUT FORBES COUNCILS Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created in partnership with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). In Forbes Councils, exceptional business owners and leaders come together with the people and resources that can help them thrive.   For more information about Forbes Agency Council, visit To learn more about Forbes Councils, visit

ABOUT IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS Impact Communications is an award-winning multimedia production company, designing and developing engaging programs for marketing, training, education and entertainment.  Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio’s historic warehouse district, Impact conceives and develops a broad range of media solutions – from interactive programming, videos, web sites and corporate meetings to immersive exhibits and interpretive tours.  Since 1979, Impact has been helping audiences improve productivity, discover, learn and have fun!