is the go-to partner for lifestyle brands hungry for a real piece of the market share.
We reveal the relevant story, serve with relish to key infuencers, satiate consumer cravings, and savor in our client wins.
Fresh and seasoned:
A team of veteran practitioners who stay one step ahead of trends and will not rest on the laurels of past successes. We have done it all before, failed, prevailed, and we know the difference.
Our strategies are meaty, creative and on-point because they’re backed by a thoughtful process that considers the state of your world.
Let Us Sink Our Teeth.
When you put your faith in us, we become the proverbial dog. Your brand is our bone.
Good isn’t good enough.
We battle for the best ideas.
Can turn on a dime.
Deep bench of experience, from beta to launch.
We nerd-out on analytics.
…with coming out on top.
This is an abbreviated smattering of recent coverage for your reference.
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Really, it’s not about us. We dedicate our time to advancing client objectives. Here are a few tidbits.
Recent winner of multiple Hermes, PR World, Communicator, LABJ, PR News, PRSA PRism and Silver Quill Awards.
- Matt Kovacs,President
Eyes in the crow’s nest and boots on the ground, Matt possesses long-scope vision and a willingness getting into the tactical trenches to gut out a win. No “elusive leader,” Matt will be your main point of contact and will likely be the one pursuing you with opportunities. He is tenacious with his brands.Easton Sports, Newcastle Brown Ale, Levi Strauss, Lids, Performance Bike, KeVita, AmaWaterways, Kashi, Honest Tea, ESPNEmail
- John Davies,CEO
With 40 years at the helm of game changing communications efforts, John’s savvy is the sought after gold standard in the industry. Every strategic approach that goes out the door is influenced by John’s experience – and his philosophies on client service are considered sacrosanct by the team.Balance Bar, American Express, Four Seasons, Firestone Walker Brewing Company, Exxon, Chevron, Mayo Clinic, Neverland Ranch, Orient Express, Verizon, ATTEmail
- Erinn Lynch,Vice President
With the unique ability to get to the heart of the matter to create a compelling message, Erinn manages the details of a multifaceted campaign with the combined expertise of creative conductor and drill sergeant.Ty Warner Hotels and Resorts, MetroPCS, Four Seasons, Louis Vuitton, Dream Foundation, CKE Restaurants, Genentech, Southwest Airlines, TCBY, Kevita, OmmegangEmail
- Caitlin Bidwell,Chief Operating Officer
Efficiently overseeing a staff of 35, three offices from coast to coast, while simultaneously administering more than 150 strategic partners, Caitlin is the backbone of Blaze and a vital member of our team.
- Elizabeth Castillo,Finance Manager
She’s money. Elizabeth facilitates the smooth management of accounts payable, receivables, payroll, client billing, cash management and day-to-day financials.
- Lindsey Mee,Account Supervisor
With boundless stamina, the industry can’t keep up with Lindsey. From PR to social media, she’s three yards and a cloud dust ahead of the game. Lindsey replies, “done” before you can even finish the request – and the outcome is pure quality.Bugatti, Airstream, Lincoln Motor Company, SPAM, HotelPlanner.com, Country Inns and Suites, Radisson Hotels, Coker Tires, Kay Jewelers, Behr Paints
- Holly Porter,Account Manager
Holly works from the D.C. office, bringing energy, cheer, sagacity and get-it-done hutzpah to every campaign lucky enough to enjoy her involvement.
- Joshua Boisvert,Account Manager
Joshua heads up the BLAZE PR East Coast office and brings decades of experience and result. He constantly surprises, approaching client work with a stellar symbiosis of Forrest Gump and Albert Einstein.
- Maria Bjorklund,Account Coordinator
As a three-language polyglot with a double major, Maria has our client’s number. A Norwegian background coupled with an international life of mystery gives her the broad vision to expand campaigns and pump freshness into the mix.Three Olives Vodka, Tincup Whiskey, Mezcal Creyente, Stranahan’s Whiskey
- Megan Bayham,Office Coordinator
As our intrepid Office Coordinator, Megan's tactical approach evokes the accuracy of an air traffic controller, keeping the office humming and the team on point. With a passion for lifestyle and consumer PR, Megan embraces our brands with wholehearted enthusiasm.
Meet the whole team as we discuss your brand vision and your bigger bite of the market share.