WASHINGTON, DC: Hyde Park Communications founder and CEO Jeff Sandman passed away on June 22 at the age of 54. Sandman had been in a coma since last September following a biking accident. He is survived by his wife and two sons.
Before founding Hyde Park Communications in 2000, Sandman was managing partner of Nelson Public Relations. Previously, Sandman was EVP and general counsel for The Kamber Group.
A statement from Hyde Park Communications said: “He will always be remembered for his passion and commitment to his work and his family. As a role model and mentor, he inspired all of us to be our best. We will continue in our roles managing the firm. We are dedicated to continuing the client service and quality work for which Hyde Park is known, and the legacy Jeff built.”