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Springfield, NJ (August 13, 2019) — David Munshine, President & CEO of The Munshine Group, which provides fundraising, communications, strategy and implementation services to nonprofit organizations and philanthropic causes, has been accepted into the Forbes New York Business Council, the foremost growth and networking organization for successful business owners and leaders in Greater New York City.

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

“We are honored to welcome David Munshine into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes New York Business 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, David 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 and at members-only events. David 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, David 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’m very pleased to be joining the Forbes New York Business Council,” said David Munshine. “Our firm is growing and enjoying new recognition for our success and that of our clients. The relationships I develop through the Council will further strengthen The Munshine Group, and our ability to offer the best possible services to our clients. We are honored to be acknowledged as influential leaders in our field, and proud to play a key role in helping many nonprofit organizations carry out their important missions and exceed their goals.”



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The Munshine Group is a leading fundraising, development communications, strategy and implementation firm proudly offering a full array of services to nonprofits in the Northeast corridor. The Munshine Group’s talented professionals are experienced, effective and capable of solving virtually any nonprofit’s most challenging problems with unique flair. Our enthusiastic creative team has a well-earned reputation for dedication and quality work.  


Julia Kathan
Chief Communications Officer


The services offered by The Munshine Group include executive searches, and the firm has been chosen to lead the search for the next Executive Director of Arm In Arm, a key nonprofit in Mercer, New Jersey. Applications and nominations are currently being accepted, and David Munshine invites fellow Forbes New York Business Council members and others in the community to learn more about the Arm In Arm position and the work the organization does.