is the go-to partner for lifestyle brands hungry for a real piece of the marketshare.
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 winners of two Hermes Awards, Communicator Award, PRSA PRism and Silver Quill Award
- 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, AT&TEmail
- Erinn Lynch,Vice President
With the unique ability to get to the heart of the matter to create a compelling message, Erinn will manage 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.
- Veronica De La Cruz,Account Executive
In a frenetically-paced environment, Veronica’s effortless organization keeps the all tactical orbs aloft. As a social media content creator, she pushes brains and brawn. Back end: algorithms for optimal exposure. Front end: pop culture delicious.Anaheim Marriott, Chronic Tacos, Via Veneto, Souk Shawarma, Sucre, The Pub at Chino Hills, Youtheory, FORTO Strong Coffee
- Jackie Clark,Account Coordinator
Jackie brings three years of PR and social media experience through her internships with Parenting OC and PROWL Magazine, as well as six years of administrative experience. She is also one of the founders of Babes with Coffee.
Meet the whole team as we discuss your brand vision and your bigger bite of the marketshare.