Los Angeles-based Lucky Break Public Relations & Marketing is expanding nationally into three new markets with the official opening of Austin, Texas, Washington D.C. and Chicago, Illinois.
Founded in 2010, Lucky Break Public Relations is a full service public relations, strategic marketing and digital media firm headquartered in Los Angeles, CA. With the expansion, Lucky Break has joined forces with industry veterans in each market to expand a full-range of marketing and public relations services.
Helmed by public relations veteran, Kris Ferraro, Lucky Break PR Austin’s leadership brings an impressive 20 years of experience in hospitality, lifestyle, design & entertainment PR managing a collection of award-winning design firms, globally recognized consumer product brands, celebrity chef-owned restaurants & hotels and music festivals.
Leading the Washington D.C. office, Ashley Mason-Greene brings a decade of experience in hospitality, lifestyle and travel PR having overseen major campaigns for travel destinations, luxury travel products and health and wellness brands. In addition to growing Lucky Break PR’s Mid-Atlantic business, Ashley will oversee key clients in the DMV area as well as clients up and down the East Coast.
Lucky Break Chicago has tapped award-winning designer and illustrator Dave Croy to oversee the company’s branding and creative efforts. With over two decades of experience within the architecture, entertainment, hospitality, residential and retail sectors. His clients have included Walt Disney Imagineering, Starbucks, Harley-Davidson and Starwood Hotels, to name a few. Most recently Dave was the Design Director overseeing campaigns for Intel.
“When I started Lucky Break in 2010, I began the company out of a passion for what I enjoy doing, telling client’s stories and creating stories for clients to tell,” said Founder Mike Stommel. “While we have been around for nearly 8 years, we like to think of ourselves as a startup, a company driven by innovation, new thinking and new approaches to the way we do business. We’re not just another agency, we’re a strategic partner invested in the success in each and every client.”
In the spirit of start-up comradery, Lucky Break PR will giveaway six months of public relation services to one lucky start-up company based in both Austin, TX and Washington D.C. markets looking to launch a new product or service and garner media attention. Interested businesses looking to enter and win PR services can simply email their story to: firstname.lastname@example.org with a description of their background, new business and their PR needs. One winner in each market will be selected by the Lucky Break PR team.
Lucky Break has eight distinct practice groups that provide outstanding communication representation within technology, travel, tourism and hospitality, consumer product goods including wine and spirits brands, festivals and events, health and wellness, design, architecture and urban development, diversity marketing, and non-profit organizations. These clients range from small single independent operations to large international organizations. The only thing that rivals Lucky Break’s communications acumen is its commitment to providing its clients with 5-star client interaction.