About me

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I am a resourceful writer and publicist with numerous years of experience both in-house and at agencies and an accomplished track record securing top-tier media coverage for clients and accounts -- from The New York Times to People magazine to The Tonight Show.

During the course of my career in public relations, my creative pitches have garnered media coverage in a number of national broadcast (TV/radio), print and digital media outlets.

This includes a lengthy list of feature stories and interviews on TV shows including CNN - Larry King Live, The View with Barbara Walters, EXTRA!, Entertainment Tonight, E! News, Good Day LA, The Wayne Brady Show, The Roseanne Show, (PBS) KCET's Life & Times, Inside Edition, HGTV, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and in-studio and live remote coverage on all of our local LA news outlets (KCBS 2, KNBC 4 KTAL 5, KABC 7, KCAL 9, KTTV Fox 11), and much more. I have secured stories in the top 50 print news outlets (New York Post, LA Times, Chicago Tribune, Washington Post), as well as mainstream publications such from People magazine to Vanity Fair.

Some of my previous clients have included the legendary actor Gregory Peck ★ French fashion designer Thierry Mugler ★ The City of Pasadena ★ Mel Brooks & "The Producers" ★ The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) ★ The Pasadena Playhouse ★ The Kodak Theatre ★ The LA Music Center ★ EPA co-creator S. David Freeman, and many more, including working as an in-house publicist and marketing executive at Davidson & Choy Publicity, General Publishing Group, Girl Scouts of California's Central Coast and in a contract position for the Conejo Valley Unified School District as the District spokesperson, handling all communication touch points for 27 schools at CVUSD.

My areas of expertise include: Media & Client Relations, Copywriting/Brochures, Internal/External Communications, Press Releases & Media Kits, Account Management, Social Media, Speaking & Book Tours, PR Campaign Development, Press Conferences, Media Pitches, Marketing & Promotions, Web/Print Content Development, TV/Print/Radio/Online media coverage, Print Advertising/Media Buys, Blogging.

Due to copyright purposes, this site only contains a small sample of my work that is already available online, but I am happy to share my more in-depth print portfolio in person during interviews. Thank you for visiting my site!