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.
9/03/2015 PRfect Pitch guest, Gabriel Reyes, talks to Nicole about embracing different demographics without alienating others.
Gabriel Reyes is President and Founder of Reyes Entertainment, one of the premier marketing and public relations firms focused on the bilingual media markets. Founded in 1997, Reyes Entertainment has worked with many Hollywood studios, networks and Latino stars promoting major film releases, network and cable TV series, DVD launches, concert and special event publicity as [...]
8/20/2015 PRFECT PITCH GUEST, AUBREY AQUINO, FILLS US IN ON WHAT WORKS WHEN PITCHING TO BROADCAST JOURNALISTS
On this episode Nicole Rodrigues, CEO and founder of NRPR Group, talks with Aubrey Aquino TV host, Bay Area Reporter and blogger. She is the creator and personality of On The Flipside and well-known for her entertainment and feature segments that have aired on Deco Drive/WSVN. During the chat, Nicole and Aubrey highlight some of the differences between [...]
07/23/15 PRfect Pitch Guest, Marsha Friedman, shares why adding some TLC can build long lasting media and client relationships.
On this episode of PRfect Pitch, guest Marsha Friedman, Founder and CEO of EMSI Public Relations with 25 years of industry experience, talks about her evolving journey from marketer to innovative PR guru, shares key excerpts from her guide to personal branding book, Celebritize Yourself, and the importance of showing care and consistency in order [...]
07/09/15 PRfect Pitch Guest, Jennifer Buonantony, shares why relationship building is crucial for PR success
PRfect Pitch welcomes Jennifer Buonantony to discuss how relationship building, communication, accountability and mutual respect are powerful tools that attract positive industry rapport for your brand. On this episode of PRfect Pitch, host Nicole Rodrigues, CEO and Founder of NRPR Group chats with Jennifer Buonantony CEO and Founder of Press Pass LA. Throughout the episode, [...]
Sarah Rose started her career in Public Relations after working as a journalist and on this episode of PRfect Pitch she shares how she started her virtual agency, Sarah Rose PR with our host Nicole Rodrigues. On this episode Nicole chats with Sarah about how she runs her agency, her take on media relations, stereotypes [...]
On this episode of PRfect Pitch, Nicole chats with Omar Shamout, Technology Reporter at the Los Angeles Business Journal. They talk about the Do’s and Don’ts of media relationships and faux pas that Shamout has encountered working with public relations professionals and media teams. In the first segment Omar is introduced and shares his story [...]
On this episode of PRfect Pitch, host Nicole Rodrigues, CEO and Founder of NRPR Group chats with Kelley Weaver. You may recognize the name from ABC’s hit show Shark Tank, as she created pursecase. Kelley is also the Founder of Melrose PR, a Los Angeles based boutique Public Relations firm focusing on lifestyle, hospitality, travel, [...]
On this episode of PRfect Pitch with Nicole Rodrigues, Tracie B, host of Jus My Style Radio stops by to chat about all things PR and building quality relationships with media. Tracie B is a breast cancer survivor who is in the process of forming her own non-profit. Nicole and Tracie shed light on more [...]
PRfect Pitch welcomes Ralina Shaw, CEO of Ralina Shaw PR to discuss how killing people with kindness and building solid media relationships are pillars of her success. On today’s episode of PRfect Pitch with Nicole Rodrigues, Ralina Shaw, CEO and Founder of Ralina Shaw Public Relations, stops by to chat with Nicole about how to [...]