Michele Marie PR is a full-service public relations agency specializing in editorial, celebrity and event driven press in the fashion, beauty, and lifestyle industries. Michele Marie PR focuses on developing and executing strategically targeted press campaigns to brand clients as leaders in their own particular sect. The founders are energetic, fresh, and accessible with bi-coastal experience in a wide array of product lines. The clients include young design talent, established premium designers, and innovators in the world of fashion, beauty, and accessories.
Michele Marie PR has a proven track record of combining editorial press, celebrity dressing, promotions, and events to assist in developing successful household-name brands. The team collaborates with each client to pitch concepts and materials to maximize on potential brand awareness and excitement. Commitment to the highest quality shines through in all services.
Michele Marie PR was voted in the top three for PR Rocket’s 10 Best PR’s September 2015, highlighting the firms diligent marketing assistance via strategies and approaches such as special event planning, social media management, celebrity endorsements, store openings, editorial events and product placement.
Michele Marie PR has two offices located in west Los Angeles and New York City. Situated in a spacious, wood-floored, loft-style spaces, the offices are prime showroom locations where stylists, editors and celebrities experience the clients’ products on a daily basis.
Meet the Founders
Jill realized her passion for PR while assisting in the public relations department for the Los Angeles Lakers. After graduating from the Annenberg School of Communications at the University of Southern California, she went on to work for the local fashion houses St. John Knits and Guess. Seeing Jill’s enthusiasm in the industry, Paul Marciano reluctantly transferred her to the heart of fashion – New York City. Jill lived in the West Village and quickly moved into the world of “luxury” while overseeing PR at Escada. Jill now resides in Venice and enjoys all of the beauties that the California coast has to offer: bike rides and In N Out burgers.
Born and raised in Southern California, Sara Andréasson developed a love for fashion at an early age. While attending the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, she began her career in public relations working at Hugo Boss in Los Angeles. Moving on to John Varvatos, Sara created a national studio services program while dressing A-list celebrities for events, premieres, fashion shows and awards shows. She then became the Director of PR for Stitch’s jeans and Da-Nang. Sara now lives in Los Feliz; in her spare time she enjoys cupcakes, shoe shopping and rescuing animals.