Nick Lanyi

Media relations and crisis communications specialist—
Ragan Consulting Group


Nick Lanyi is a media relations and crisis communications expert with the Ragan Consulting Group. He led the public affairs practice in the D.C. office of global public relations agency Porter Novelli from 2013 to 2015, and previously served as managing director at public affairs boutique LMG Inc. Lanyi spent 15 years as an award-winning reporter, financial journalist and freelance writer. He holds a B.A. in public policy studies from the University of Chicago and an M.S.J. from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. A native Washingtonian, he lives in Tenleytown with his wife and two sons,. @NickLanyi