Adaptable. Accountable. Experienced.
Sports Public Relations @
Press Box Publicity
WHO WE ARE
Press Box Publicity (PBP) was founded in 2004 as a literary public relations firm specializing in the promotion of new sports books from major publishers. In the fall of 2014, Press Box Publicity will be undergoing a major expansion and will offer professional, creative, and affordable public relations services to the sports world beyond the printed page.
Knowledgeable. Responsive. Adaptable. Accountable. With thousands of connections in the sports and general interest media secured and strengthened over the past 15 years, PBP is the firm that can maximize your exposure, sell your product or enhance your brand. For the team. For the organization. For the individual.
WHAT WE DO
PBP is in-tune with the stories already in the sports cycle and the ones that draw media attention every year, whether it’s the Scouting Combine, the Grapefruit League, Augusta National or Radio Row. Are you the rational voice amid the March Madness? Could your story fill the July sports void between the MLB All-Star Game and the start of NFL Training Camp? Have a new blog you want to get on the radar? Celebrating a milestone anniversary? PBP can help.
· Promote new products
· Focus brand and image management
· Create consistent messaging
· Generate individual exposure
· Promote upcoming events
· Quell current or expected bad press
· Increase the bandwidth of your own communications team
PBP articulates dynamic and proper messaging and strategy and does all of the leg work for you, providing a focused, tailored campaign that produces results. PBP crafts the perfect pitch and tone and then chases the meaningful hits that will put you or your event or product in front of the key decision makers in the media.
With sports lit still at its core, and a strong reputation for delivering the big hits, PBP offers precisionpublic relations and publicity consultation for every campaign. Timing is everything in sports media and PBP knows it. We are an agile firm that offers the quickest possible turnaround for any campaign. Responding to breaking news? Releasing a new product with low advance purchases? PBP has the resources in place to handle any pitch at any time.
PBP prides itself on being one of the best resources available in creating buzz and sustaining momentum in the sports media. We do so working as a part of your team, using your goals and comfort-level as our guide. PBP is easy to work with, with an affordable fee structure and easy access to lead consultant Adam Rifenberick, who heads-up every single campaign.
Individual campaigns or long-standing PR representation. Just let us know what you have in mind and we can put a detailed proposal together in 24 hours or less.
TV. Radio. Print. Online. Social Media. Events. You make the call and PBP does the rest.
Take the next step with PBP.
WHO WE HAVE SERVED
Under the leadership of lead consultant Adam Rifenberick, the firm has run success campaigns for Simon & Schuster, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Knopf, Little, Brown & Company, Harper, Scribner, Doubleday, Crown, Running Press, Henry Holt, W.W. Norton, Free Press, Harry N. Abrams, Bloomsbury USA, Twelve, William Morrow, Crown Archetype, Dutton, It Books, The Penguin Press, Public Affairs, Stewart, Tabori & Chang, Wiley, Triumph among many others, and has crafted freelance campaigns for eminent writers, athletes, coaches and sports personalities such as:
Harvey Araton, A.J. Baime, Michael Bamberger, Dan Barry, Rafe Bartholomew, Ira Berkow, Larry Bird, Buzz Bissinger, Ralph Branca, Tom Callahan, W. Hodding Carter, Craig Carton, Zev Chafets, Kevin Cook, Seth Davis, Nicholas Dawidoff, John Dewan, Paul Dickson, James Dodson, Joe Drape, Tony Dungy, John Eisenberg, Steve Eubanks, Stefan Fatsis, Mike Freeman, Samuel G. Freeman, Joe Garner, Steve Garvey, Doug Glanville, Ray Glier, Peter Golenbock, Doc Gooden, Shawn Green, Tim Grover, Doug Harvey, Eric Heiden, Carl Hiaasen, James S. Hirsch, Merrill Hoge, Michael Holley, Monte Irvin, Phil Jackson, Bill James, Sally Jenkins, Magic Johnson, Tyler Kepner, Christina Kim, Bobby Knight, Mark Kriegel, Jane Leavy, Kevin Long, Josh Luchs, Bill Madden, Kenny Mayne, Jackie McMullan, James Andrew Miller, Rick Morrissey, Kevin Neary, Ian O’Connor, Sal Paolantonio, Mike Piazza, Rick Pitino, Gary Pomerantz, Trevor Pryce, Scott Raab, Bill Reynolds, Mark Ribowsky, Jimmy Roberts, Randy Roberts, Dr. Bob Rotella, Mark Schlabach, Leonard Shapiro, Gary Sheffield, Ed Sherman, Alan Shipnuck, Bethlehem Shoals, John Smoltz, Bert Sugar, Stephen Tignor, Joe Torre, Clay Travis, Michael Tunison, Ralph Vacchiano, Grant Wahl, Tim Wakefield, Bruce Weber, L. Jon Wertheim, Jerry West, George Will, Roy Williams, Gene Wojciechowski, John Wooden, Don Yaeger, Dave Zirin, and many more.