Fashion PR Agency News: N.Y.C. Public Relations Restructures and Expands Services

N.Y.C. Public Relations, a formerly seasonal fashion PR agency known as SouthPawsPR has successfully transformed into N.Y.C. Public Relations. As SouthPaws PR, owners Yvonne Miller and Karen DeFalco worked with primarily with members of the fashion community including designers like Tony Melillo and Andrew Buckler,

In addition to basic branding changes (company logo, myspace, press kit) the company, now run by Yvonne along with former assistant Lauren Weigle, has increased its range of services to include not only runway productions and events, but brand developing, band promotions, celebrity dressing, and personal shopping. However, the agency still exists as a hands-on, full service agency that provides clients with a wide range of resources in the fashion, health, entertainment, nightlife & lifestyle industry. N.Y.C. prides itselff of working heavily with interns through ongoing partnerships with FIT, Kent State’s NYC Studio, and Marist College.

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Known as the “fashion publicist’s most powerful accessory,” (San Diego Union-Tribune) and the “West Coast ‘It’ girl of fashion PR,” (YFS Magazine) Crosby Noricks put fashion public relations on the digital map when she launched PR Couture in 2006. She is the author of Ready to Launch: The PR Couture Guide to Breaking into Fashion PR, available on Amazon. Crosby spends her time managing PR Couture and mentoring fashion publicists through PRISM and Instappable, as well as the biannual NYC workshop, Fashion PR Confidential. Occasionally, she opens up limited consulting spots for emerging brands through her signature offering, The Brand Elixir.