RED PR BLOG

5 Rules for Life

Recently interviewed by journalist Amber Katz, RED's founder Julia Labaton shared her 5 rules for life. These were originally published on Amber's awesome blog Rouge18. Age is a mindset. You’re only as old as you feel. Seek and experience wonder that blows your...

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SIT UP: 5 Tips For Perfect PR Posture by Julia Labaton

Everything I ever read or heard in college did nothing to prepare me for succeeding in the PR business. Does that sound dramatic? My textbooks grew my vocabulary and my professors ignited my awareness, however, much of which I learned about running a successful public...

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5 Myths of a RED PR Internship (and How Clients Benefit)

Myth #1: You’ll be fetching coffee and making copies I was surprised that by my second day at RED I was already researching projects and tracking media placements. I was working hard and fast and was eager to see some of my creative ideas included in presentations to...

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A Look Back at RED’s Sweetest Tradition

As a young girl growing up in Ridgewood, New Jersey with a single dad, Julia's nanny Peggy would whip up a batch of homemade chocolate chip cookies for the neighborhood children once a week. Thin, crispy and addictive, the smell of Peggy's cookies got everyone excited...

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Beauty Boss: Meet Julia Labaton, President of Red PR

*Reposted from the article on PR Couture's 'Front Row Fashion PR Interview Series' 11/4/2015 A strategic communications firm specializing in beauty, fashion and lifestyle brands celebrating its 15th year in business, Red PR ensures that senior-level talent is...

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Celebrating 15 Fabulous Years of Painting the City RED

NEW YORK, October 20, 2015 – RED PR, the NYC-based public relations agency founded in 2000 by Julia Labaton, celebrates 15 spectacular years in business. The boutique agency marked the occasion with a roaring party at SIXTY SoHo on Thursday, October 15th. The Gordon...

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10 Words That Will Make You Sound Smarter

As wordsmiths and grammar geeks, we enjoyed this Fast Company article about intelligent vocabulary choices. Though, we also kinda like slang IRL. When was the last time you've used one of these 10 words? Caustic Idiosyncrasy Paradoxical Beleaguer Exacerbate Didactic...

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7 Myths About PR

If you’ve ever been confused about what PR is, you're not alone. Here, we dispel 7 myths to help you understand what public relations is and its value. 1. The most expensive PR firms are the most effective PR firms. Small agencies have lots of advantages over large...

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Press Launch: Organic, Anti-Aging Beauty Brand GROH

Recently, RED PR hosted a press event for twenty top journalists at Red Door Salon to launch one of our newest clients, the anti-aging beauty brand called GROH. It was born out of medical research that marries natural, organic ingredients with proven clinical studies....

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10 Reasons This Week Why I Love Living in NYC

  Yummy lunches and dinners with friends, colleagues and clients at delicious restaurants like ABC Cocina, The Beatrice Inn, The Crosby Bar, Koi, Lure, Recette and Seamstress. Spotting Oprah at ABC Cocina! Visual inspiration from the lust-worthy displays at ABC...

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#FashionFails: When Brands Behave Badly Online

When it comes to social media and public relations, how far is too far when trying to capture consumers’ attentions? We recently came across an article on The Luxury Spot about Fashion Blogging the Holocaust (yup, fashion blogging the Holocaust) and felt a pang of...

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President of RED PR Wins ‘PR News’ Award

Julia Labaton, President and Founder of RED PR, has been named an Honoree on PR News’ first-ever “Top Women in PR” Awards list for 2014. Executives were nominated by their peers and judged by the staff of PR News, as well as a blue-chip panel of PR leaders. The 70...

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Celebrating Our 15th Anniversary, New Team and Office

RED PR, the NYC-based public relations agency founded in 2000 by Julia Labaton, is celebrating 15 years in business with new staff in larger offices in the Soho Building, an upscale, creative industry-centric location on Greene Street. The growing team includes public...

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RED PR Rings in 2015 with Two New Clients

Happy New Year! RED PR is excited to kick off 2015 with a bigger client roster: introducing GROH® and IBX™. GROH - was created by Entia Biosciences after an unexpected discovery during clinical research proved too beneficial not to patent. Using Vitamin D and...

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ROI in PR

Bill Gates once said, “If I was down to my last dollar, I would spend it on public relations.” From this statement, it is clear that even “Billionaire Bill” finds great value in public relations and would go as far as investing his very last dollar on the practice....

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6 Toxic Beliefs That Will Ruin Your Career

A colleague recently said to me that she was scared to make a mistake. I responded that if we don't make mistakes, we also don't learn. Then, I noticed a similar sentiment going through my own mind -- agonizing over a decision due to fear of making a mistake. Fear and...

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PR Job. Hiring: Account Coordinator

Fall 2014 Hiring: Account Coordinator Are you smart, ambitious, with excellent writing skills, and eager to dive into your public relations career? We'll give you the opportunity to learn and grow with us through hands-on work experience you wouldn't be exposed to at...

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