Mina Lajevardi

Publicist in Los Angeles, California

I am a public relations professional and writer with an accomplished track record securing top-tier media coverage for clients, from The New York Times to People magazine to The Tonight Show. Vist me at www.minalajevardi.com

Some of my clients have included the legendary actor Gregory Peck, Angel perfume creator and fashion designer Thierry Mugler, The City of Pasadena, Vivienne Westwood, Mel Brooks & "The Producers", The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), Pasadena Playhouse, The Kodak Theatre, (former home of The Oscars), The LA Music Center, EPA co-creator S. David Freeman, among other accounts, clients and special events ranging from red carpet premieres with Tom Hanks, George Clooney, Stephen Spielberg.

Areas of expertise include: Media & Client Relations, Copywriting/Brochures, Internal/External Communications, Press Releases & Media Kits, Account Management, Speaking & Book Tours, PR Campaign Development, Press Conferences, Media Pitches, Marketing & Promotions Web/Print Content Development, TV/Print/Radio/Online media coverage, Print Advertising/Media Buys, Blogging.

My career began as a literary publicist at the 'fastest growing independent publisher,' in the U.S. I oversaw all aspects of national PR campaigns from inception to completion. This included book signings, press tours and speaking engagements, as well as securing and supervising national TV, radio and print interviews in top U.S. markets.

Most recently, I was the PR & Marketing Manager at a national non-profit, where I oversaw earned and paid media, marketing and strategic initiatives (recruitment, sales programs, etc.), grant promotion, copy writing, advocacy and many other Marcomm functions for the organization.