With more than 20 years’ experience in media, PR, economic development and government relations, Craig Turner, President of Momentum Public Affairs, LLC, has had the privilege of handling public education campaigns and advocating for some of the highest-profile issues affecting Western New York and Southern Ontario.
Most recently, Craig served as vice president with the Buffalo Niagara Partnership, WNY’s regional chamber of commerce, where he directed the organization’s business development and government affairs efforts. Prior to his role at the Partnership, Craig spent several years as press secretary for the Erie County Legislature.
Craig is a graduate of the University at Buffalo. He is active in the regional logistics industry, serving as executive director for the Buffalo Niagara International Trade Gateway Organization, and on the board of directors for Continental 1. He is also a veteran political consultant, and founded The Campaign Coach training program for local candidates in 2015.
A prolific writer, Craig is the author of the WILTON’S GOLD time travel trilogy (2015) and the time travel thriller, THE GARDEN (2018). He has multiple publications in national magazines such as American History, ROAST Magazine and GAMES Magazine.