PRGN welcomes The Hoyt Organization to its 46 agency member network and is pursuing additional partnership opportunities in China, Africa, Belgium and New York
The Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) today announced it has selected The Hoyt Organization, Inc., a Los Angeles-area based full- service public relations agency, as its newest affiliate. The Hoyt Organization is the 46th member of the group, thus expanding the PRGN presence in most major cities around the globe. The induction into the global consortium was made during PRGN’s twice-yearly meeting, which just concluded in Dubai.
“The pleasure of adding an agency in one of our priority markets in the Americas is vital to the growth of our agency network,” said Michael Diegelmann, CEO of cometis AG, cometis is an owner-managed consultancy focused on financial and corporate communication and member of the PRGN since 2009.
Uwe Schmidt, CEO of Industrie-Contact (IC), added: “After an extensive selection process, we determined that The Hoyt Organization embodies the values and best practices of this elite set of local firms, located around the world.” IC is an owner-managed agency specialized in customer industry and healthcare & cosmetics as well as in logistics, IT and tourism.
Founded in 1986, The Hoyt Organization is a PR agency based in Torrance, California, in the county of Los Angeles. As a full-service strategic communications firm that provides complete public relations counseling and crisis communication services, The Hoyt Organization specializes in developing public relations programs for business to business and business to consumer-based companies that focus on the real estate, financial and professional services, retail, legal, technology and healthcare industries. The Hoyt Organization has created and executed programs encompassing all phases of PR, including communications, corporate image enhancement, media relations and digital and earned media services. Current clients include Auction.com, Sotheby’s International Realty, USC Lusk Center for Real Estate, Westwood Financial Corp., Genton Property Group for the Four Seasons Private Residence, Los Angeles, among others.
“Today’s business climate is global and it’s critical that we be able to serve companies in that capacity,” said Leeza Hoyt, APR, founder and CEO of The Hoyt Organization. “Joining PRGN is a logical extension of our ongoing efforts to grow our business in Southern California and around the country. It extends our reach into the world’s most significant global marketplaces where we now have the ability to provide on-the-ground coverage.”
The PRGN partners meet twice a year in cities around the world. The next meeting will be held in April 2016 in Washington, D.C. At each meeting, the firm’s leadership discuss ways the network and its client base can collaborate in local markets around the world.
Agency members are independent, local, owner-operated public relations and communications agencies that share expertise and resources, while providing broad-based comprehensive communications strategies to clients worldwide. If a company or organization is interested in the services of PRGN’s local agency network, go to PRGN.com for more information.
PRGN is actively recruiting PR members in China, Africa, Belgium and New York. If a PR agency is interested in joining the network, visit the PRGN website’s member recruitment section for more information or email its membership chair, C.L. Conroy, at CL@conroymartinez.com.
About Public Relations Global Network (PRGN)
Clients across six continents depend on the combined resources of the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) to deliver targeted public relations campaigns in markets around the world. With revenues of more than $110 million (U.S.D.), PRGN is one of the world’s largest international public relations networks. PRGN harnesses the resources of approx. 50 independent public relations firms and more than 900 communications professionals to connect international companies and organizations with individual and culturally diverse markets globally. Visit PRGN online at prgn.com or on twitter at @PRGN.
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Image Caption: Leeza Hoyt and Kent Barrett, from The Hoyt Organization in Los Angeles