PR Portfolio

Below is a sample of opportunities secured for clients. I started 2017 by seeing two different projects go viral within three months of each other. I’m also experimenting with Facebook Live. See what I’m doing with clients and the streaming tool here.

Media Relations

13 Splurges Interior Designers Admit to Making on Their Own Homes, House Beautiful


Chicago Proud: Tennis Court Offers Lessons to South Side Youth, ABC7 Chicago

We Had Psychics Predict Which Celebrities Will Transform Their Hair in 2017,

I Ate a Chicago Restaurant’s Five-Course Dinner Inspired by Salvador Dalí Paintings, Vice

How I Get It Done: Malika Ameen, Top Chef: Just Desserts Contestant, Cookbook Author, and Pastry Chef, The Cut

20 percent tax on Mexican goods? Consumers likely would pay more, Chicago Sun-Times

This Harry Potter Yoga Is the Magic You Need in Your Life, Cosmopolitan


Eat This: Venison is meltingly tender at Ruxbin, Chicago Tribune


The 31 Dreamiest Dresses (and a Jumpsuit) We Saw at Bridal Week, Yahoo

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Buckle up, October Tarotscopes are Here & They’re Laying Down the Law, Refinery29

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20 Of The Most Jaw-Dropping Dresses From Bridal Fashion Week, Nylon


How You Decorate According To Your Sign, Lonny 


Here’s why it took so long to get another Portillo’s in the city


Angie Banicki Reads the Windy City Live Audience, ABC Chicago’s Windy City Live

Agua fresca, refreshing and easy to make at home, takes off in Chicago, Chicago Tribune



What Wedding Dress You Should Wear Based on Your Sign, Cosmopolitan


Seize the season: 5 dishes that show off the beauty of late-summer tomatoesChicago Tribune

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Wedding wear you may actually wear AGAIN, WGN-TV


15 Rules Fit Women Always Follow, Brit + Co.

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Delicious ways to eat your home garden, FOX32 Chicago


Your August Career Tarotscope Is Here, Refinery29


How Pokémon Go Shots Are Driving Restaurant SalesForbes



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Get That Life: How I Became a Professional Tarot Card ReaderCosmopolitan

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Women We Love of Instagram: Nicole SuarezEsquire

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With Help From Kickstarter, Chicago Gets a Museum That Relishes the Hot DogNew York Times

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Mug Meals in Minutes, ABC7’s Windy City Live


Flowers for Dreams draws millennials with hip take on bouquetsChicago Tribune


5 Things To Know About Portillo’s 2nd Chicago Location, Opening Today, Eater Chicago and National

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The 25 coolest new businesses in ChicagoBusiness Insider

How Future Founders gives low-income kids a taste of entrepreneurshipChicago Tribune


Flowers for Dreams give Cook County Jail inmates a chance to give backWGN-TV

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Sarah Seven Bridal Spring 2016Women’s Wear Daily

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3 mint milkshakes for March, including a twist on the Portillo’s cake shakeChicago Tribune

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Pop-Up Social Media, Entrepreneur


How to Seduce a Man, According to His Astrological SignLatina

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Could You Follow Tom Brady and Gisele’s Diet?FOX32 Chicago


Chicago’s Foodseum Has Found a Temporary HomeTravel + Leisure, repurposed from Food & Wine

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Back to The Future With Angie Banicki, Glossed and Found


Thought Leadership (Bylined Articles and Op-Eds)

How To Show Investors Your Startup Is Worth Sinking Money IntoEntrepreneur


Opinion: Why my Chicago company helps refugeesChicago Sun-Times


Chicago’s 5 Best Meal Delivery ServicesPureWow 

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Opinion: Working parents can no longer afford child careChicago Sun-Tmes

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Influencer Outreach and Social Media

Katharine McPhee in Sarah Seven

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Mindy Kaling and Ike Barinholtz with Portillo’s

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