Located in Los Angeles, Ken Phillips Publicity Group is a full-service independent publicity firm focusing on National print & online press, television campaigns, podcasts and other emerging media.
Ken Phillips has successfully guided music artists and noteworthy celebrities with expert detail to achieve their media goals for over 25 years. Ken has created and executed National publicity campaigns for artists such as Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Joan Jett, Grammy winners Pentatonix, singer James Bay, Red Hot Chili Peppers, violinist Lindsey Stirling, Jonas Brothers, Cheap Trick, actress/singer Taylor Momsen and her band The Pretty Reckless, Goo Goo Dolls, Cherie Currie/The Runaways, Grammy winner Matt Sorum of Guns n’ Roses & Velvet Revolver, Godsmack, Joni Mitchell, Hanson, American Idol finalists David Archuleta, Haley Reinhart, David Cook & James Durbin, Grammy nominated singer/songwriter Julia Michaels, Dave Navarro, actor/singer Anthony Ramos (“In the Heights,” “Hamilton”), several of RuPaul’s Drag Race winners (Bob the Drag Queen, Alaska 5000, Monet X Change) and groundbreaking comedian/actress Margaret Cho among numerous others.
Ken is also well-known for his ability to target top placement in both regional and national tour press markets. He’s been a trusted independent publicist for labels such as Capitol Records, Universal Republic Records, Sony Music, Hollywood Records, Warner Bros Records and more. His years of experience have resulted in solid relationships with labels, managers, journalists, television bookers, tastemakers, entertainment personalities, and industry professionals. Ken works closely with all of his clients, one-on-one, and partners with their team to develop and generate strategies to reach their PR goals. Ken and his staff focus on their ability to deliver significant coverage that is both notable and strategically successful.
Ken is pleased to offer his clients social media expertise as well.
Social Media Strategist Katy Krassner has worked for diverse and lively entertainment companies, all of which have provided her with an excitement for bringing out their best. With a focus on curating content, subject matter and best practices for social media channels, Katy has run Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, Google+, YouTube, Pinterest, Tumblr and Tencent pages for many entertainment brands including the band Duran Duran, interactive company Section 101, mobile gaming site Mocospace and Zedge Mobile to name a few.
Katy has a unique talent for creating a strategy that assures people are both engaged and entertained. She frequently participates in symposiums on digital media to make sure her skills remain current and fresh.
As part of Ken Phillips Group Publicity Group, Katy can look at your current social set up and make suggestions on improvement, providing tips and engagement strategies. She can work with a client as a consultant for a one time fee or discuss becoming the community manager for their social media needs.
You can read more on Katy, and her work, here.