Hospitality Awards 2023

Jun22596 14 | LUXlife Magazine Fuelled by the passions of its clients and their teams, R Public Relations offers a wide range of premium services related to campaign creation, public relations, event management, content marketing strategy, social media strategy, and creative services. Working on both large campaigns and smaller individualised projects, the firm services a diverse of array of clients, including restaurants like Boudro’s on the River Walk (in San Antonio, TX), specialty suppliers like Parcelle Wine (in NYC), hotels like Highwood Retreat (in Vermont), and non-profits like United Disabilities Services. To deliver its highly personalized offerings, R Public Relations is equipped with a brand execution team, a digital team, and a content team that all work in close collaboration to provide top-quality services with the utmost relevance, reliability, and respect. Every day, they work as a coordinated unit to bring clients’ visions to life. R Public Relations was established by New York native Emily Reynolds Bergh, Founder and CEO, who is fully committed to helping businesses thrive and brands flourish. A consummate marketing and public relations professional for more than 15 years, she has amassed vast experience in her field and a deep understanding of the best practices that produce remarkable results for her clients across numerous industries, particularly in the hospitality, business, and technology spaces. Today, at the helm of R Public Relations, Emily is driven by the philosophy that words have real power and can generate real change. Her belief in the value of storytelling originated when she co-authored a book in graduate school. Having found her calling, she eagerly jumped into freelance promotional writing, notably a longtime gig for Taste magazine. From there, Emily went on to advance through a series of pivotal PR positions at Jason Dady Restaurant Group in San Antonio, Bread & Butter in Austin, and Bay Bird in San Diego. Along the way, she discovered that she had a real knack for hospitality, which perfectly aligned with her love of travelling and dining out. Eventually, she felt ready to branch out on her own and thus launched R Public Relations in 2015, determined to build a customer-focused lifestyle agency that empowers clients to attain their professional objectives and make a distinctive mark in their spheres of business. Emily’s work is enhanced by her own distinct perspective, informed by her advanced degrees in psychology, philosophy, and social work. She brings this unique view to her team’s campaigns, along with her aim of bettering the world around her with her outreach efforts. Emily Aug23120 Best 5-Star Lifestyle & Hospitality PR Agency 2023 - Eastern USA Built with the utmost heart and innovation, R Public Relations is a unique, boutique public relations firm that represents restaurants, bars, non-profits, hotels, and businesses with brands worthy of worldwide attention, providing them with creative and inspired PR services. Having a client base that spans the country, the firm primarily operates remotely, but has offices in Nashville, New York, and Austin. is proud to share this vision with her carefully curated list of clients, who are all equally dedicated to making a positive impact on their local communities. Over the years, Emily has been profiled in a multitude of publications and on podcasts, including BuzzFeed, Successful Entrepreneur, Authority Magazine, and the New York Times; she has been a featured contributor to numerous publishing outlets, including Forbes, Entrepreneur, and PR on the Go; and she has won countless awards and accolades, among them being named a Top PR Company in Tennessee by Clutch, the Best PR Firm in Nashville by Expertise. com, a Top 10 Reputation Management Company by Mirror Review and being awarded a Certificate of Excellence from Bark. When she is not immersed in the work she relishes so much, Emily enjoys spending time with her husband, Colter, and their five children. Together, they embark on cultural adventures, travelling far and wide, all while searching for the next great find for R Public Relations. For its outstanding services, R Public Relations has received an abundance of excellent feedback from its clients. For example, Dan Burkhard, Co-Founder of Wicked Tasty, states, “Emily and the entire team at RPR are awesome to work with. They are amazing at what they do, but above all else, they are great people to work with. They truly care about the success of me and my business. Emily is someone every business owner needs in their corner.” Additionally, Tracy Howard, former Editor of Imbibe magazine, comments, “Working with Emily and her team has been the best! They're professional and creative, with a ton of great connections.” Furthermore, Robin Hayley, Owner of Robin Hayley Jewelry, shares, “Working with Emily is an experience that you want more of! She cares about every aspect of what is involved and is a breath of fresh air!” In light of this glowing praise, it is no surprise that R Public Relations has received yet another award to add to its impressive collection, having been named Best 5-Star Lifestyle & Hospitality PR Agency - Eastern USA in the Hospitality Awards 2023. In the coming years, there is no doubt that the firm will continue to support and champion hospitality brands in achieving their ambitious goals. We wish Emily the best of luck in all her endeavours and can’t wait to see what she will go on to accomplish. Contact: Emily Bergh Company: R Public Relations Web Address: