10 Women in PR That Lead, Inspire And Build Successful Brands


This holiday season we encourage you to support women in public relations across North America that lead, inspire and build successful brands.

Here’s our list of 10 women in public relations who are making an impact for their clients and employers.

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CANTOR INTEGRATED MARKETING STAFFING

Cantor Integrated Marketing Staffing led by Marie Raperto in New York City, recruits in the fields of public relations, marketing, corporate communications, social media and advertising. They also offer online reputation profile consultations to help women in public relations create an online brand and attract recruiters. 

DAWN CHUBAI

Dawn Chubai is a television veteran with over 17 years of on-air experience. She provides media training services for PR firms and corporations needing to build skills in their representatives, to individuals needing a refresher for an upcoming interview. She is currently working as Show Host for Good Morning TSC, Today’s Shopping Choice and is the former host of Breakfast Television in Vancouver.

DEIRDRE LOPIAN PUBLIC RELATIONS

Deirdre Lopian Public Relations is an agency specializing in building brands through social media strategy, digital marketing and event production. They lead client campaigns in the sports, entertainment, hospitality and lifestyle industries. Deirdre’s vast background in event management includes producing events for organizations such as Live Nation, WWE, HBO Sports, UFC, Miss America Organization and the NHL, to name a few.

MOONRAKER PR

Moonraker PR develops integrated PR, online communications and digital/social media strategies for clients from a variety of B2C, B2B and B2G industries. Led by Natasha Netschay Davies, the agency provides new media and crisis communications training to business, government and non-profit sectors.

MORCOM MEDIA

Morcom Media is a new media PR consultancy with a select clientele and sensibility in fashion, entertainment and beauty led by Vanessa Morcom. They are currently working with ME to WE, part of WE Charity to empower domestic and international change.

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PINK PEARL PR

Pink Pearl PR is a stylish, West Coast boutique public relations agency with a global reach, specializing in luxury female marketing for baby and kid’s products, beauty, fashion and lifestyle managed by Talia Beckett-Davis. They are currently working with Australia’s iconic award-winning technical fashion brand, Lorna Jane to launch their new digital flagship store lornajane.ca dedicated to the Canadian market.

PKE MARKETING AND PR SOLUTIONS

PKE Marketing and PR Solutions led by Phyllis Ershowsky, is a strategy-based, results-oriented firm committed to listening to our clients and to accomplishing their objectives to strengthen reputations, enhance relationships and build business. They work with clients in banking, healthcare, tourism, education, authors, and more!

POWHERHOUSE

PowHERhouse is a national Women’s Media Organization with a strong focus on social impact, utilizing a partner-focused, subscription-based media model led by Charlene SanJenko. The mission of PowHERhouse is to redefine the role of women’s media and the impact it can make by mobilizing Canadian leaders who in turn mobilize Canadian women.

SHONALI BURKE CONSULTING

Shonali Burke is a growth strategist whose unique combination of business acumen, integrated marketing communications expertise and project management skills helps businesses around the globe bring big ideas to life. She provides group and individual training to PR professionals at The Social PR Virtuoso®, an educational brand owned and operated by her consulting company, Shonali Burke Consulting. Get your All-Access Pass to The Social PR Virtuoso® Master Course for a one-time investment of $297. Discount promo code: WomeninPR

TOWN HALL BRANDS

Leeann Froese and Andrew von Rosen head Town Hall Brands, supported by a smart, dedicated, and hardworking team. The concept of town hall—a place where people gather to exchange and share valuable ideas and information—forms the foundation. They are currently working with Angie Quaale of Well Seasoned Gourmet Food Store’s on two house-made products: Ready-to-Eat Cookie Dough and gluten-free Chocolate Salami.
 


Give the gift of membership with Women in PR North America.

The organization is building chapters across Canada and the USA. Through student, individual and corporate subscriptions, members have access to networking opportunities, complimentary courses, case studies, replays of our live events, discounts, templates and video discussions, with new content added to our members academy each month. Memberships are reciprocal across Canada and the USA.

Woman in PR: Nicole Rodrigues, NRPR Group Founder & CEO


Nicole Rodrigues is the CEO and Founder of NRPR Group, an agency based in Beverly Hills, CA.

She’s a seasoned publicist and social media marketing pro with 17 years of experience under her belt, executing strategic campaigns for some of the biggest names in the business such as Yahoo!, Dolby, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony PlayStation, Hulu, M-GO, Toon Hero, Demand Media, MobiTV, and the Oakland Raiders. Read more…

Women in PR USA Announces Launch of New York City Chapter


Launch Event to be held June 9, 2017 following Global PR Summit New York

The Organization of American Women in Public Relations (Women in PR USA) is pleased to announce the New York City Chapter launch celebration will be held on June 9, 2017 at Novotel Times Square, following Global PR Summit New York by P World. Read more…

Woman in PR: Phyllis K. Ershowsky, Owner, PKE Marketing & PR Solutions


As one whose primary interests revolve around reading, writing and listening to other people’s stories, there could be no better career for Phyllis K. Ershowsky than public relations. Over the past 30 years she has had some extraordinary opportunities that have provided a well-rounded professional experience: in-house corporate PR and marketing at the start of her career; public information officer for a county-level government official; full-service marketing/PR agency; and for the past nine years, her own practice and consultancy, PKE Marketing & PR Solutions. Phyllis also taught PR as an adjunct for three years, which she says was an incredibly rewarding experience. She tells Women in PR USA that she hopes to teach again someday! Read more…

2017 New Year’s Resolutions: Your PR Career Action Plan


Many of us will plan to accomplish a whole list of things in 2017. My list is usually the typical – go to the gym, eat healthier, save money, etc. But, this year I pledge to follow a career action plan and finally get some long term goals checked off my list. Use our 5 tips to help you land that new job, earn more money or simply celebrate your career successes! Read more…