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New Book Release: Publicity Jumpstart

Hi Fem Founders, 

Happy Independence Day Week!

I hope everyone is relaxing a bit and enjoying the warm summer months! I've finally slowed down and taken off to spend time with my family.

Meanwhile,  I am so excited to announce my forthcoming book release called The Publicity Jumpstart cowritten with former actress and visibility expert, Michelle Lewis of  Michelle and I talk all about how to get press for your startup in my recent podcast interview on The Visible Entrepreneur, which you can listen to here.  You can also find out when the book launches by signing up here

Kristin Marquet PR

Starting the New Year Right: New PR Masterclass Starting December 4th

New PR Masterclass Starting December 4th

If you're like most entrepreneurs, then you're looking to start the year off on the right foot. But with all of the new courses, tools, and resources available now and those that'll be released soon, how can you choose the right ones for your business? It can seem like an impossible task! 

But don't fret! We have the perfect solution.

After a handful of readers and subscribers requested we create an interactive PR program that could be completed in a few weeks and implemented very quickly, we created the Pronto PR masterclass. 

Pronto PR is a quick three-week masterclass where you'll learn:

  • How to craft a newsworthy story to become a respected expert and authority in your industry

  • Have your name become well-known in your industry and become the go-to source for all sorts of media

  • Get more traffic, email subscribers, and leads from your articles, interviews, and quotes

  • See your name or business on websites like,, and and in print magazines and newspapers like Forbes, Marie Claire, and Wall Street Journal

  • Get your products featured in holiday gift guides

How it works: 

Once you secure your spot, you'll get:

  • 3 live video courses that are one hour long each (don’t worry, you can watch the replays if you can’t catch the live videos)

  • 1 (30-minute) 1:1 (Skype) call with me to review with your PR messaging, strategy, and pitches

  • 6 real pitch examples from Creative Development Agency

  • The PR plan that we use for all of our clients at Creative Development Agency

  • Downloadable press release templates you can use to customize your own business, brand or blog

  • And more!

We just opened very limited enrollment today to 20 students. Please note, we're only accepting 20 people into the program due to the intense attention each student receives. 

Classes begin on December 4th and wrap up on December 22nd. Reserve your spot here today!

Shoot us an email to with any questions. 

Cutting Through the Clutter - Free PR Course

After numerous requests from readers, our sister site and full-service PR firm, has made our free PR course, Cutting Through the Clutter available again. This four-day PR course provides all of the tips and tricks you need to build an effective PR strategy or work with an agency that has a long history of launching successful startups as well as growing established brands. 

You'll also learn:

  • Why your small business or startup needs PR to launch and grow in today's highly-cluttered marketplace

  • What makes a small business or startup newsworthy

  • How to position yourself as an expert

  • How to create an effective PR strategy that actually generates stellar results

  • Tips and tricks to find the right PR firm that'll actually act as your partner and counselor

  • And so much more

Be sure to grab your spot here or by simply submitting your email address below! 

Featured in Success Magazine

Success Magazine Feature

As a publicist and author, I am always so excited to see my clients in the press. When a client is happy, I am happy. 

And yesterday, I had the opportunity to be featured in the national press as well on (as well as the print August 2017 issue), a leading business, and marketing magazine read by millions of entrepreneurs worldwide. The article where I was quoted discussed how we can keep things professional when we are attending important work functions. 

When it comes to being social at work events, it's important to be polite and diplomatic without oversharing. 

You can read about an encounter I had a work event as well as the entire article How to Keep it Professional here

Free Webinar: Simple Ways to Pitch the Media to Get Exposure...

How to get PR for your business

 in National Magazines and Newspapers Even if You’re a PR Newbie

Pitching magazine and newspaper editors can be terrifying to any PR person, let alone entrepreneurs and experts who don’t know anything about the field.

So to help make the pitching process a little bit less intimidating for entrepreneurs like you, I am holding a free live Q&A (PITCH - FREE) webinar on June 7, 2017, at 1 PM ET. In this free live training, you’ll learn everything you need to know to jump start your own PR efforts including:  

  • How media lead times work and what magazines and newspapers want now

  • Ways to find the right media contacts without buying expensive media database software

  • Tips to draft a pitch that actually gets a response

  • What to include in your subject line so it gets opened

  • How to pitch yourself as an expert for a radio or podcast segment

  • Advice on how to use media coverage to build your email list

  • And more!

For those of you who don’t know me, I’ve been the publicist and creative director of the New York-based creative agency, for more than a decade. Throughout the last ten years, I’ve launched and grown more than 165 brands (including fashion and beauty brands, blogs, authors, tech companies, apps, fitness companies, etc.).

My clients have been featured in countless media outlets including,, FOX Business News, Forbes,,,,,, etc. And my businesses have been featured in more than 100 different media outlets including,,,,, and more!

Reserve your spot below now!