PRfect Pitch

//PRfect Pitch
PRfect Pitch was created to help PR and marketing pros step up their game when it comes to best practices. The host, seasoned PR and social media pro and CEO of NRPR Group, Nicole Rodrigues, will be highlight amazing guests who can share insights and thoughts about how to help pitch responsibly and think more creatively for brands. Nicole will be interviewing agency founders and GREAT REPORTERS who want to share insights and help EVERYONE stop bad practices when it comes to pitching and adopt GREAT ones!

Nicole Rodrigues is the CEO and founder of NRPR Group. She’s a seasoned publicist and social media marketing pro with 15 years of experience under her belt. She’s developed and executed strategic campaigns for some of the biggest names in business such as Yahoo!, Dolby, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony Playstation, Hulu, M-GO, Toon Hero, Demand Media, MobiTV, and the Oakland Raiders.

Nicole has also worked with indie film creators and independent TV production companies such as Parking Meter Productions, 33 Entertainment, Yekra and More Sauce Entertainment. She’s helped startups such as Fitmark, Crane & Canopy, SkyVizion Entertainment, #30DaysSelfLove and The Lingerie Stylist define their brands, and effectively network themselves both on and offline.

Nicole takes great pride in being a former NFL cheerleader, spending many years cheering for the famed Oakland Raiders. She continues to cheer on her “new team” at NRPR and is a graduate from San Jose State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Relations.

8/11/2016 Dennis Romero, Staff Writer for LA Weekly, Shares Media Industry Insights for PR Pros

Dennis Romero, a staff writer for LA Weekly, joins Nicole Rodrigues, founder and CEO of NRPR Group, for another great episode of PRfect Pitch! In this episode, Dennis tells Nicole how he first got into the media industry, from his very first days in the newsroom working the night shift with the editor of the [...]

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7/28/2016 Gini Dietrich: PR Pro Shares Experience, Advice and Inspiration for Aspiring Publicists

Gini Dietrich, founder and CEO of Arment Dietrich and founder of Spin Sucks Pro, joins Nicole Rodrigues, founder and CEO of NRPR Group, for another great episode of PRfect Pitch! In this episode, Nicole and Gini talk about all things PR, including their first experiences in the industry, learning from mistakes, where they are today, and [...]

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7/14/2016 Sahil Patel: Staff Reporter for Digiday Shares Insights on Media Relations, Best Practices for PR Pros

Sahil Patel, a staff reporter for Digiday, who currently leads the outlet’s coverage of the video industry, joins Nicole Rodrigues, founder and CEO of NRPR Group, for another great episode of PRfect Pitch! In this episode, Sahil kicks off the show by telling Nicole and listeners what role he plays at Digiday, and more specifically [...]

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6/23/2016 Erin McKelle: Digital Media Consultant, Business Coach, Life Style Blogger and Entrepreneur Extraordinaire

Erin McKelle, a media-focused entrepreneur who wears many hats throughout the digital consulting, blogging and business coaching industries, joins Nicole Rodrigues, founder and CEO of NRPR Group, for another great episode of PRfect Pitch! In this episode, Erin starts off by telling Nicole about her experience in the media industry, from having a social media [...]

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5/26/2016 Jerry Doby: Editor-in-Chief of The HYPE Magazine

Jerry Doby, editor-in-chief of The HYPE Magazine, joins Nicole Rodrigues, founder and CEO of NRPR Group, for another great episode of PRfect Pitch. In this episode, Jerry starts off by sharing his story of how he worked to become the editor-in-chief of The HYPE Magazine. Jerry has pretty much done and seen it all, so [...]

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5/12/2016 Rebekah Epstein: Founder of PR Firm Fifteen Media and The Neon Notebook Blog

Rebekah Epstein, founder of Fifteen Media and The Neon Notebook, joins Nicole Rodrigues, founder and CEO of NRPR Group, for another great episode of PRfect Pitch. In this episode, Nicole asks Rebekah about how she got into the PR industry and how she came to start her agency, Fifteen Media. Rebekah shares that she actually [...]

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4/28/2016 Peter Gonzaga: Entertainment Journalist and Founder of Front Row Features Wire

Peter Gonzaga, entertainment journalist and co-founder of Front Row Features Wire, joins Nicole Rodrigues, founder and CEO of NRPR Group, for another great episode of PRfect Pitch. In this episode, Peter shares his story of how he got into reporting on the entertainment industry, from working as a photographer and photo editor to a red [...]

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4/14/2016 Jessica Levin: Media Trainer and Emmy-Award Winning TV Producer

Jessica Levin, TV producer and owner of Jessica Levin Media, joins Nicole Rodrigues, founder and CEO of NRPR Group, for another great episode of PRfect Pitch. In this episode, Jessica shares her story of how she got into the media industry, from her first no-sleep job after graduating from college with a degree in journalism, [...]

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3/24/2016 MWPR’s Rick Krusky on the public relations industry: We are helping our clients build awareness of themselves

  Rick Krusky, co-founder and publicist at MWPR, joins Nicole Rodrigues, founder and CEO of NRPR Group, for another great episode of PRfect Pitch. In this episode, Nicole and Rick talk about how public relations is a service industry, and how publicists sometimes encounter situations where outsiders to the PR world aren’t really sure what it [...]

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2/25/2016 Forbes contributor and agency owner Robert Wynne shares best practices for PR pros

Robert Wynne, Forbes contributor and owner of Wynne Communications, joined Nicole Rodrigues, founder and CEO of NRPR Group, for another great episode of PRfect Pitch. In this episode, Robert begins by sharing his story of how he came to work in the public relations industry. Having started out as a journalist and screenwriter, Robert has [...]

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