The Best Public Relations Agencies in LA

List of the Best Los Angeles Public Relations Agencies

Looking for top public relations firms in Los Angeles?

A strong PR firm will help you build relationships with the public that advance and promote your company. If you’re looking to improve the overall image of your business and cultivate a professional and beneficial relationship with the media, hiring a PR firm is essential.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top PR agencies in Los Angeles. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

  • 1

    Blaze PR

    Blaze is a boutique PR agency located in Santa Monica, CA. Founded in 1990, Blaze PR works with lifestyle brands that need assistance with PR or social media marketing. Comprised of nearly 40 veteran PR and marketing practitioners, Blaze takes a strategic approach to PR for businesses in the consumer products, healthcare, and hospitality and leisure industries.

    Notable Project

    A health and beauty company that sells supplements hired Blaze PR for help with the launch of a new product. Blaze PR developed a media strategy and media kit that included a target list of media contacts nationwide. The project resulted in significant media coverage of the health and beauty company.

    “While Blaze may be a big, national agency, you still get the small boutique level of customer service.” – Director of Marketing, Health and Beauty Company

    Former clients
    ESPN
    Honest Tea
    Kevita
    Kashi
    Exxon
    Chevron
    Verizon
    AT&T
    American Express
    Four Seasons
    Louis Vuitton
    Dream Foundation
    Bugatti
    Lincoln Motor Company
    Radisson Hotels
    Kay Jewelers
    Victoria’s Secret
    Chanel
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place SANTA MONICA, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Hermes Award, Communicator Award , PRSA PRism Award, Silver Quill Award

  • 2

    Marketing Maven

    Marketing Maven is a full-service marketing and communications agency with offices in Los Angeles, CA and New York, NY. Founded in 2009, Marketing Maven is recognized for its expertise in brand strategy, social media, media relations, event marketing, SEO, and tradeshow support. With a background in direct response public relations, Marketing Maven uses state-of-the-art metrics to measure clients’ marketing reach and provide competitive analysis. With an intimate team of fewer than 30 employees, Marketing Maven combines public relations, social media, and SEO.

    Notable Project

    Marketing Maven worked with a Los Angeles-based production company to elevate its social media presence on Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest. Marketing Maven designed social media ads and shared relevant content to increase the production company's followers and engagement across all three social channels. After about 12 months, the production company had 17,000 followers on Facebook and its Instagram ads garnered 1.5 million impressions.

    “Marketing Maven created our entire social media presence. They had nothing to start out with, and they built everything from scratch. We were really pleased with what they did for us.” – Managing Partner, Wedding Media 

    Former clients
    Bellybuds
    Kingston Technology
    Reebok
    Microsoft
    Woof Washer
    Royal Norwegian
    Online Trading Academy
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Camarillo, CA
    4.6
    4.6
    4 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    O’Dwyer’s: Top 15 Sports PR Agencies in the USA 2017 , IMPACT Award for Social Media Campaign Integrated Strategy 2017 , Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Private Companies 2017

  • 3

    Firecracker PR

    Founded in 2004, Firecracker PR is an evolving agency that blends PR with content marketing. The team of 10+ is located in Brea, Calif. and is relentlessly focused on getting clients' media coverage. It has a proven 5-step process – "Ignites" – that has helped tech companies rapidly scale their awareness from Day 1. Their team has experience in blending PR, SEO, social media, and content marketing into one powerful campaign. 

     

    Notable Project

    Firecracker PR managed a PR campaign to increase visibility for a transportation service through TV, radio, and print news. As a result, the transportation company was recognized in over 100 unique publications and earned valuable name recognition.

    “They have a solid team of professional and seasoned media experts.” – CEO, Transportation Service

    Former clients
    Fujitsu
    SRI Interational
    Boeing
    HP
    Microsoft
    D-Link
    TP-Link
    Beyond Limits
    Spark Central
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Brea, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    7 Clutch reviews
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  • 4

    Bob Gold & Associates

    Bob Gold & Associates is a public relations, marketing, and communications agency headquartered in Redondo Beach, Calif. that specializes in PR, marketing strategy, and content marketing. Founded in 1997, the agency works with clients across industries such as arts, entertainment, and music, telecommunications, and information technology. Bob Gold & Associates is comprised of 15 employees.

    Notable Project

    Bob Gold & Associates oversaw PR strategies for a television advertising organization. Bob Gold & Associates managed the organization's press releases, event planning, and brand story consultation. As a result of the partnership, the organization's brand awareness improved and its company grew.

    "They always pitch creative ideas for us to engage with our industry and become thought leaders in emerging areas." – Chief Marketing & People Officer, Television Advertising Organization

    Former clients
    MESA
    Penthera
    Amazon Studios
    ZoneTV
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Redondo Beach, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    12 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    Taylor and Co.

    Taylor and Co. is a boutique PR firm located in Los Angeles with a team of about 40 employees. Founded in 1994, they specialize in PR, social media marketing, strategy, branding, and more for clients in the architecture and interior design industry.

    Notable Project

    Taylor and Co. provided PR services to promote the portfolio of an architecture and interior design firm. As a result of the partnership, the firm has been featured in a variety of books and magazines.

    “The owner understands our business and our industry very well, and she’s connected in the business and the industry … I get some of those relationships through, but mostly she’s just constantly looking out. She has an idea of the work we’re doing, and she’s constantly looking for places to place it and how to get us out there.” — Principal, Architecture and Design Firm

    Former clients
    D L English Design
    Form 4
    Blitz
    Edward Ogosta Architecture
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Los Angeles, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Column Five

    Column Five is a creative agency founded in 2009. They are based in Irvine, Calif., and have an office in Brooklyn, N.Y. Their 57-person team provides content marketing, public relations, and video production services to their clients in the advertising & marketing and business services industries. 

    Notable Project

    Column Five designed a full-service campaign to market an update for a popular web browser. They build a site and carried out SEM, email marketing, and social media marketing to drive awareness for the campaign. Their efforts brought positive impressions for the commonly ridiculed browser, which earn laud from the client. 

    "One of the things that makes them so strong as an agency is the fact that they pride themselves on being client-led. They are an extension of your team. There is no ego and no attitude to the way that they work." – Creative Technologist, Web Browswer

    Former clients
    Microsoft
    A&E
    Nike
    LinkedIn
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Costa Mesa, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    10 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    Tribe Builder Media

    Tribe Builder Media is a media relations company headquartered in New York City with additional offices in Pacific Palisades, Calif., and Manchester, N.H. The company was founded in 2008, and has a team of 3 people who specialize in public relations, but also provide content marketing, marketing strategy, and social media marketing services.
     

    Notable Project

    Tribe Builder Media developed a PR, marketing, and launch strategy for a salon. The client had no experience in marketing, and needed Tribe Builder Media’s support. The company created the marketing plan for the client, reached out to the press, and met with the client’s staff to help them better understand branding. The client has seen an increase in sales and has received positive feedback about their social media.


    “The first 90 days I was open, I ended up doing over $100,000 in sales. I couldn't have done the same numbers on my own without their strategy. We've now been open for over two years, and other salons talk about how good our social is.” — Owner, Salon
     

    Former clients
    PatientPop
    Redbull
    CrossFit
    FinTech
    Studio On Elm
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Pacific Palisades, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 8

    SENSIS

    Sensis is an integrated cross-cultural marketing agency with offices in Los Angeles Washington, D.C., Austin, and Atlanta. Founded in 1998, the team of 90+ offers advertising, research, digital experience, PR, social media, and branding. They develop research-based campaigns that drive measurable ROI their clients.

    Notable Project

    One of Sensis’ clients is an energy company that wanted to connect with its community with a bilingual PR campaign. Sensis organized community events, worked with local media, and designed and produced all the advertising material.

    “In many ways, I feel that we're their only client. I know that's kind of a cliché – the way that they have been able to sometimes just drop everything else, get what we needed done, and bring in any additional partners, if necessary. They've really done an outstanding job.” – Communications Manager, Energy Company

    Former clients
    City of Los Angeles
    Boston College
    US Department of Commerce
    Auto Club Speedway
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $250,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Los Angeles, CA
    4.9
    4.9
    5 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2017 Gold Award: Healthcare Marketing Impact

  • 9

    Stanton & Company

    Stanton & Company is a full-service sports and lifestyle marketing and PR agency located in Marina Del Rey, California. Founded in 2006, the agency is comprised of about 30 employees that serve mostly enterprise companies. They specialize in PR, social media marketing, and advertising.

    Notable Project

    Stanton & Company provided PR services to an organic snack company. They managed the snack company's outreach, sampling, digital marketing, content creation, and press releases. As a result of the partnership, the snack company has grown by double digits every year and established relationships with key editors, large publications, and television outlets. 

    "Our company has seen success, and I know a lot of that can be attributed to Stanton & Company." – Founder, Organic Snack Company 

    Former clients
    NWHL
    espnW
    Sunkist
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Marina Del Rey, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 10

    Reputation Management Consultants

    Reputation Management Consultants is a PR agency based in Irvine, Calif. and was founded in 2009. They have a team of 22 employees who specialize in public relations. 

    Notable Project

    Reputation Management Consultants ran a PR campaign for a non-profit. They used multiple strategies, including SEO and content marketing, to promote new information about a venture the client was undertaking. The client was impressed with their work.

    “They're very knowledgeable and their approach works. They were able to achieve results quickly and we expect their work to have a long-lasting effect on our business.” – CEO, Non-Profit
     

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Irvine, CA
    4.8
    4.8
    12 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Top Seos’ Top Online Reputation Management Firm (2014-18)

  • 11

    Lobeline Communications

    Lobeline Communications is a strategic communications agency based in Los Angeles, CA. Since its founding in 1986, it has provided various public and media relations services to its clients in the music, talent, and entertainment industries. The small team of about 10 employees specializes in social media marketing, content marketing, and marketing strategy.  

    Notable Project

    Lobeline Communications was hired to drive brand awareness and visibility for a food & catering company. Lobeline promoted the company through a variety of media (TV, magazines, radio) to drive brand recognition on local, national, and international levels. The results that Lobeline produces have led to a six-year running partnership. 

    "[Lobeline Communications] has gotten me national and international media spots, television interviews, a few cooking spots on national television, and magazine interviews. They’ve really done a great job with my brand." – Owner,  Food/Catering Company

    Former clients
    Abbey Food Bar
    New Orleans Jazz Fest
    Blue Man Group
    Tyler Toys
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Los Angeles, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 12

    Hippo Thinks

    Hippo Thinks is a digital marketing agency headquartered in Los Angeles, with additional offices in Houston and Chicago. Founded in 2014, they have a team of around 5 employees. Their main focus lines are content marketing, PR, and other digital marketing.

    Notable Project

    Hippo Thinks created a thought leadership piece for a content and IT development company. The team promoted the client's tech solution and provided relevant case studies and examples.

    " We were also impressed with the strategic work, the deep research they did into our industry, and the overall final long-form article." – Former CEO, Content & IT Dev Company

    Former clients
    Arm
    Verizon Media Digital Services
    The Orvis Company
    Girl Scouts
    Wunderman
    Alpha Edison
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Santa Monica, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 13

    Jones Social & PR

    Jones Social & PR is a social media and public relations agency located in Los Angeles, CA. With a team of 10+, this agency is one of the first hybrid PR and social media groups.

    Notable Project

    Jones Social & PR provided social media management services to a celebrity brand that needed a stronger online presence to attract customers to buy retail products. The project doubled the celebrity's following on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

    “They doubled and sometimes even trippled the client's numbers. Jones Social PR was very effective in getting the word out about our product and helped us with graphics and images." – Personal Manager, Entertainment Company

    Former clients
    One Banana
    Erika Jayne
    Sarah Burke Foundation
    Lip Smackers
    American Humane Association
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Los Angeles, CA
    4.7
    4.7
    12 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    Brenton Way

    Brenton Way is a digital marketing agency based in Woodland Hills, Calif. Founded in 2017, Brenton Way's team of 7 employees provides a variety of different services such as SEO, PPC, social media marketing, and PR.

    Notable Project

    Brenton Way worked for a financial technology company to provide SEO services. The client looked to optimize its SEO performance and help with audience perception on LinkedIn and Twitter. Brenton Way made a point of championing human-to-human interactions while appearing as thought leaders on these social channels. The combinations of SEO and social media led to website visits to last longer, with social media follows increasing.

    "Before we hired Brenton Way, our Twitter audience was 300-400. Now, we have just under 2,200 followers." – CMO, FinTech Company

    Former clients
    Wipro
    Greenmed
    Shep Travel
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Los Angeles, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    8 Clutch reviews
  • 15

    SumoDrive LLC

    SumoDrive is a local search marketing and reputation repair agency in Irvine, Calif. Founded in 2015, they also provide branding and public relations services tailored primarily to small businesses and midmarket firms. They have about 8 employees who support clients in the healthcare and medical, business services, and legal industries.

    Notable Project

    SumoDrive removed negative and unfactual reviews on several online platforms to improve recruitment efforts for a financial institution. They eliminated the negative content following the project's timeline. They also assessed the reviews' search engine rankings to ensure minimal visibility. 

    "I am very pleased with the services I received..." – Senior Program Manager, Financial Institution

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Irvine, CA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 16

    Santy

    Santy is an advertising company based in Scottsdale, Ariz. Founded in 1992, their team of 26 employees provides advertising, branding, and marketing services.

    Notable Project

    Santy was tasked with creating a brand strategy and names for an organic food market, but the results failed to meet the client's standards of quality. After collecting information and data, Santy presented name suggestions did not match the client's expectations, industry, or audience.

    "The project was an unmitigated failure, and their research offered almost no value. They collected data, but failed to apply it properly." – Project Manager, Retail Company

    Former clients
    LaVictoria
    Fiora
    Herdez
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Brea, CA
    0.5
    0.5
    1 Clutch review
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