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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 San Francisco. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs. If you need more support, tell us about your project, and we'll match you with recommended companies.

List of the Best San Francisco Public Relations Agencies

  • 1
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Bateman Group is an independent public relations and content marketing firm with offices in San Francisco and New York, between which they have approximately 250 employees. Their large operation provides PR solutions for mostly technology firms, focusing on corporate communications. Additionally, Bateman Group runs social media campaigns and uses amplification techniques to build stronger brands.

    Clients
    L'Oreal USA
    Google
    Netskope
    LinkedIn
    Notable Project

    A cloud security company contracted Bateman Group when they were still in the startup stage; unsure of how to tell their story to the public, they needed an agency with PR and storytelling skill as well as industry connections to get the word out. That firm now has over 250 employees, and still works with Bateman Group after 6 years. The main service provided was making connections between the firm and public outlets where they would be noticed, especially the press.

    " They have strong relationships and great connections. Working with Bateman Group has been great. All of our launches have been well supported." - Chief Marketing Officer, Cloud Security Firm

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  • 2
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Founded in 2003, UPRAISE is a marketing and public relations agency with two locations in California. The team of fewer than 50 serves mostly midmarket businesses in the IT, media, telecommunications, and advertising and marketing industries. Their services include PR, content marketing, web development, and social media marketing.

    Clients
    SkyCross
    Runtastic
    Stellium
    Industries
    Notable Project

    UPRAISE led PR and digital marketing efforts. Their work involved obtaining media coverage and increasing engagement. The team’s efforts led to coverage from a well-known trade show, and they were a thorough partner. 

    “The project manager we were assigned was always timely in his responses, a wonderful writer and checked in with us often.” – Former Digital Marketing Manager, Cybersecurity Company

  • 3
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Founded in 2001, Karbo Communications is a digital marketing and PR agency with 15+ employees. Headquartered in San Francisco, the agency has two other offices in New York and Redwood City, Calif. The team specializes in public relations, branding, social media marketing, content marketing, and marketing strategy for clients in the IT and advertising sectors. 

    Clients
    Pycom
    8th Wall
    Penguin
    TDK
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An IoT company hired Karbo Communications for their public relations expertise. The team designed a product launch strategy, crafted messaging, and identified market partners. The team delivered positive media coverage and other results.

    "The Karbo Communications team consistently delivers results and proactively drives our PR strategy." – VP of Marketing, IoT Company

  • 4
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Merritt Group is a marketing agency founded in 1996, now with 236 employees. They are headquartered in McLean, Va., with a second location in San Francisco. They offer services in SEO, public relations, branding, and social media marketing to clients in the IT, healthcare, and business industries.

    Clients
    The Aslan Project
    PAS
    Heritage Provider Network
    Venafi
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Merritt Group developed a public relations strategy for a software company. This includes creating pitches, managing an influencer program on Twitter, and securing bylines for GoodData. The client praised how prompt, responsible, and helpful the company was throughout the project.

    “They’re extraordinarily easy to work with. They're willing to do research before making final strategic decisions.” – Director of Corporate Communications, Software Company 
     

  • 5
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    From San Francisco, Landis Communications is a full-service digital PR and marketing agency. Founded in 1990, they have the experience and the skill to help out your company in any situation. Their team of 15+ specializes in public relations in addition to digital strategy, branding, social media, email, and content marketing.

    Clients
    NBC
    Walmart
    Whole Foods
    Old Navy
    Industries
    Notable Project

    This freelance publicist relies on the help of Landis Communications to help with her clients' projects. Recently, she hired Landis Communications to promote a Halloween event. Landis Communications developed a strategy and media lists, event preparation, press activities, and trained the client in social media event promotion. 

    "I have never had an experience with Landis Communications where I’ve been disappointed. They’re very reliable and a great group of people to work with." –Freelance Publicist and Former PR Executive

  • 6
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Redwood City CA

    ReputationDefender is a public relations firm. Their midsize team is located in Redwood City, California; Tempe, Arizona and Liverpool, United Kingdom. Their services include public relations, cybersecurity, and search engine optimization. The company was established in 2006.

    Notable Project

    ReputationDefender provided online reputation management services for a family consulting business. They created various websites and optimized them to improve the digital reputation of the client. 

    “Their experience spoke volumes, and they knew what this field was all about.”

  • 7
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Power Digital is a digital marketing agency based in San Diego with an office in New York. The agency, founded in 2012, has more than 300 employees and provides content marketing, email marketing, PPC, SEO, social media marketing, web design, and PR services. Power Digital serves mid-market and other-sized companies in the consumer products & services, advertising & marketing, business services, and retail industries. 

    Clients
    TOMS
    Dropbox
    Beyond Meat
    Airbnb
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An investment management firm hired Power Digital to help them gain an understanding of their customer demand potential and have an analysis of the dynamics of their competition. To achieve these goals, Power Digital did a full audit of paid search, social media, landing pages, SEO, analytics, and PR. They completed the project and provided the firm with the outcome of the audit which was exactly what they needed to move forward.

    "Overall, the team is very well and appropriately staffed and have a consistent project management and communication structure." - CEO, Investment Management Firm

  • 8
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Reputation Defense Network is a PR agency based in San Francisco. Founded in 2016, their team of around 5 employees specializes in public relations and digital strategy.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Reputation Defense Network provided reputation management services for a real estate investment firm. The team removed negative information that was coming up in search results for the client.

    "Since removing this piece of content from search results, we have not been hindered in our sales process since." – Principle, Real Estate Investment Firm

  • 9
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Based in San Francisco, Demonstrate PR is a marketing and communications agency largely geared toward consumer products like technology and food & beverage. With a team of ten employees, their impressive track record boasts both high-profile clients and highly successful strategies. Among their services include conventional PR, influencer marketing, social media campaigns, and live branding events. 

    Clients
    Exit Reality
    Swisse Wellness
    The Walt Disney Family Museum
    Sensio
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A small kitchen appliance company partnered with Demonstrate to manage their release of a new line of products. Demonstrate created a campaign that relied on signature events such as product launches, graphic materials in print and online, and finding brand ambassadors to partner with. The firm has repeatedly partnered with Demonstrate since their establishment and worked with members of the team previously.

    " We feel wonderfully taken care of and their attention to detail makes me confident about the results. I can just show up at an event knowing they’ve executed everything." - Senior Marketing Director, Kitchen Appliance Firm

  • 10
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Spritz is a marketing agency that was founded in 2009. Spritz is headquartered in San Francisco and has expanded to Bangalore, India. The company has a team of nearly 40 that specializes in web design, mobile app development, branding, public relations, social media marketing, and digital strategy for small and mid-size businesses. 

    Clients
    Hard Rock Cafe
    Sonoma International Film Festival
    Wente Vineyards
    Taiwan Tourism Bureau
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A mortgage bank hired Spritz in search of a way to differentiate itself from competitors in its digital presence. Spritz originally redesigned its website and now provides advertising strategies, SEO, and lead generation. 

    "Just given the bang for buck that you get because they’re a smaller to midsized-shop, the personal connection and the more boutique-style service were definitely appreciated. We didn’t feel like we’re just another number. They’re very attentive in making everybody feel like all hands are on deck for them. They go above and beyond in that area." — Co-Founder, Mortgage Bank

  • 11
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Novato CA

    Alaniz is a marketing company based just outside San Francisco in Novato, CA. They were founded in 2008 with the goal of helping businesses navigate the choppy waters of the digital ocean, and today fulfill this ideal with transparency, sound strategy, and marketing expertise. Their team of 11 provide services like advertising, web design, SEO, social media, PR, branding, and content marketing.

    Clients
    Coldwell Solar
    Onica
    Bella Notte Linens
    Central Garden and Pet
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An IT services provider originally hired Alaniz to build their website, but they ended up overhauling their entire brand strategy. They created a new logo and built up an inbound marketing campaign for them.

    "They understand my business process and my strengths, and build tools that really highlight us in the marketplace. They don’t take a lot of liberty and are a real partner to our creative team." - CEO, IT Services Provider

  • 12
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Mill Valley CA

    Reputation X is an online reputation management firm located in Sausalito, California. Founded in 2005, the firm is comprised of fewer than 50 employees that specialize in marketing strategy, PR, and content marketing.

    Clients
    Better Business Bureau (BBB) A+ Rating
    Notable Project

    Reputation X performed digital implementation tasks for a consulting firm. They provided support on assignments that were outside the scope of each endeavor and was involved with everything from the strategic framework of a project to the execution and psychological management of the client. Their PR expertise has allowed it to offer valuable insights that optimize the strategy and planning of the firm's business.

    "I think Reputation X embodies everything that reputation management should be." – Founder, Consulting Firm  

  • 13
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Multiplied is a small public relations firm. In San Francisco, California and San Francisco, California, the firm was launched in 2017. Their services include public relations, blockchain, content marketing, and digital strategy.
    Industries
  • 14
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    GrowthExpertz is a marketing agency founded in 2016 and located in San Francisco. With a team of fewer than 10 employees, they provide PR, mobile and app marketing, SEO, and PPC services.

    Clients
    Match Group
    Denizen.io
    Hitlist
    Zedge
    Industries
    Notable Project

    GrowthExpertz created an online presence by getting the business listed on review platforms and obtaining coverage from influencers and journalists. The team also provided creative support. They were an engaged partner whose efforts led to high-level media coverage and increased revenue. 

    “In our first month, we spent $5,000 in ads and received $10,000 in recurring revenue.” – Founder, SaaS Startup Company

  • 15
    $10,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Launched in 2001, W2O Group is a PR firm. Their midsize team is located in San Francisco, California; New York, New York; El Segundo, California and London , United Kingdom. Their services include public relations.
    Industries
  • 16
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Campbell CA

    Orloff Marketing is a full-service outsourced marketing agency founded in 1992 in Campbell, Calif. With about 5 employees on board, they mainly provide advertising, branding, and PR services to clients of all sorts.Hre

    Clients
    GreenWaste
    Platinum Roofing
    Rescue Air Systems
    Notable Project

    Orloff Marketing took care of social media marketing, advertising design, and media buying for a consulting firm that needed to outsource this department. They did several advertising campaigns and produced positive results for the client. Their ability to stay on-brand was noted.

    "Increased awareness, sales, and lead generation are the most visible results." – Owner, Consulting Firm

  • 17
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Public relations company Inkhouse is based in Waltham, Massachusetts; San Francisco, California; Boston, and New York, . The agency specializes in public relations, content marketing, and branding and is midsize.The agency was established in 2007.
    Industries
  • 18
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    LaunchSquad is a PR company. They are in San Francisco, California; New York, New York; Cambridge, Massachusetts and Chicago, Illinois and have a midsize team. The agency provides public relations, marketing strategy, video production, digital strategy, and more.
    Industries
  • 20
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Branding agency Electric Brand Consultants was founded in 2016. Their small team is headquartered in Moskva, Russia and London, United Kingdom. Electric Brand Consultants provides branding, graphic design, logo, public relations, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A healthcare institution was looking to establish their branding and identity, so they hired Electric Brand Consultants for their branding services. They also helped the client design their website.

    "Everybody was satisfied with the quality of the work and the team met the deadlines."

  • 21
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Highwire PR is a midsize San Francisco, California-based public relations firm. They specialize in public relations, digital strategy, and social media marketing and were launched in 2008.
  • 22
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Launched in 1999, Spark PR is a PR firm. Their small team is located in San Francisco, California; New York, New York and Sandton, South Africa and specializes in public relations, social media marketing, content marketing, search engine optimization, and more.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A brand specialist was looking to expand their reach and garner more product awareness, so they hired Spark PR for their media public relations and advertising services.

    "They gave us good feedback on some of the videos that we did."

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    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Public relations firm Singer Associates Public Relations is in San Francisco, California. The small team provides public relations, digital strategy, marketing strategy, video production, and more and was founded in 2000.
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  • 24
    $10,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Peppercomm, a content marketing company, was established in 1995. They are headquartered in New York, New York; San Francisco, California and London, United Kingdom and have a midsize team. Peppercomm specializes in content marketing, branding, digital strategy, public relations, and more.
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  • 25
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    PAN Communications is a midsize content marketing company. The Boston, Massachusetts-based firm was established in 1995. Their services include content marketing, social media marketing, and public relations.
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  • 26
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    MWWPR is a public relations firm. The midsize team is headquartered in New York City, New York; Charlotte, North Carolina; Los Angeles , California and San Francisco, California. Their services include public relations.
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    250 - 999 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    ModSquad, a public relations company, was founded in 2007. In San Francisco, California, their midsize team offers public relations, IT managed services, IT staff augmentation, and IT strategy consulting.
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  • 29
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    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Clarity Public Relations is a midsize public relations company. They provide public relations, content marketing, digital strategy, and social media marketing and were launched in 2012.
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  • 30
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA
    Public relations agency Antenna Group was launched in 1996. Their midsize team is located in New York, New York; San Francisco, California and Chicago, Illinois. Their services include public relations, digital strategy, search engine optimization, and web design.
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