Founder and Principal
Dominic Amenta is a marketing communications veteran with more than 11 years of experience handling a range of clients in the hospitality, lifestyle, sports, business and philanthropic sectors. As the founder of DPA Communications, Dominic applies his experience in the public relations field to help clients develop communication strategies that lead to their desired results.
Prior to establishing DPA Communications, Dominic spent nearly a decade with Regan Communications Group. During his tenure, he rose through the ranks, from account coordinator to vice president while handling marquee clients including Mohegan Sun, Dunkin’ Donuts, New Balance, The Boston Park Plaza Hotel & Towers, Boston Wine Expo, Ace Ticket and the Extreme Sailing Series first ever stop on U.S. soil in 2010 as part of Boston Harborfest’s 30th anniversary.
After leaving Regan, he spent time as the director of public relations and communications for Altus Marketing & Management. In both roles, Dominic was instrumental in conceiving, developing and executing marketing communications campaigns that maximized media exposure in local and regional markets, as well as nationally. Dominic has been featured or quoted in PRWeek, Boston Herald, Boston Globe, Boston Business Journal, Boston Metro and Patriot Ledger on behalf of his clients, insight on social media practices and overall expertise in the PR and marketing field.
Dominic volunteers his time with small business development company Interise as an integral part of its Private Sector Network (PSN), and is on the event committee at Veterans Legal Services and the New England Conservatory. He also sits on the board at the South Shore YMCA, and is a partner at restaurant consulting agency – Mat Schaffer Consulting. Dominic graduated from Bryant University in 2001 with a bachelor’s degree in Business Management and a minor in Psychology.