Ron Longe Public Relations has publicized and organized events for many prominent artists and art publications, including the opening of Judy Chicago’s “The Dinner Party” at The Brooklyn Museum as well as being Chicago’s long-term personal publicist. Other recent projects include promoting Prestel Publishing’s Magnum Legacy series, My Hermitage by Dr. Mikhail Borisovich Piotrovsky (SkiraRizzoli), Edward S. Curtis: 100 Masterworks by Christopher Cardozo (Prestel), and Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends (SkiraRizzoli).
Another area of expertise is popular culture and entertainment having worked on titles covering everything from the 50th anniversary of The Sound of Music and 1,001 TV Shows to Watch before You Die to The Essential RuPaul and Essential Horror Films. RLPR has successfully placed this genre in such high-profile media as Entertainment Weekly, The New York Times, TV Guide, People, Parade, and USA Today.
The agency has worked with several national and local non-profits to implement campaigns to create public awareness, promote galas and events, and celebrate anniversaries and milestones. Our areas of expertise is working with non-profits dedicated to literacy, children’s advocacy, education, LGBTQ issues, and food-related missions. The agency has consulted with Children of Bellevue, Tulsa Public Library, YWCA of the City of New York, Friends of the Children New York, and World Animal Protection. Ron Longe sits on the board of Children of Bellevue and has been co-chair of its annual food and wine tasting charity event "Toast to the Children" since 2010.
Ron Longe Public Relations radio and blog specialists can put together targeted Radio Media Tours and Blog Tours to reach your target demographics. .
Our authors are regularly seen cooking on national television, featured in major magazines and newspapers, and are profiled on the hottest cooking blogs and websites. Radio media tours, multi-city author tours, major print campaigns, and sold-out food events are all tools we employ in our publicity arsenal to ensure maximum exposure and book sales in this very popular publishing arena.
Ron Longe has worked with some of the biggest names in the business: Eric Ripert, Alton Brown, Rick Bayless, Sheila Lukins, Alain Ducasse, Arthur Schwartz, Raghavan Iyer, Clodagh McKenna, and Anne Byrn to name a few. A few recent noteworthy food campaigns are Jamie Deen’s Good Food, Ming Tsai's Simply Ming One-Pot Meals and Simply Ming in the Kitchen, Mindy Fox’s A Perfectly Roasted Chicken and Salads Beyond the Bowl, Nick Malgieri's Bake and Bread, Angelo Sosa’s Flavor Exposed and Healthy Latin Eating co-authored with Angie Martinez, Steven Raichlen’s Man Made Meals, Debbie Lee's Seoultown Kitchen, Tracey Zabar’s One Sweet Cookie, Katie Morford’s The Best Lunch Box Ever and Rise & Shine, Marlene Koch’s Eat What You Love Everyday!, Tim Federle’s Tequila Mockingbird, Rawia Bishara’s Olives, Lemons & Za’atar, and Darina Allen's Irish Traditional Cooking and 30 Years at Ballymaloe.
Ron Longe Public Relations' breadth and depth in this category, which encompasses parenting, childcare, health and wellness, home décor, travel, gardening, crafts, home improvement, architecture, and relationship titles, ensures our list of contacts at national radio and television outlets, top-circulation magazines and newspapers and the most popular and influential online outlets is up to date and comprehensive. Our authors are positioned to all media outlets as true experts in their field to ensure maximum coverage as well as book sales. We have worked with such prominent names as India Hicks, Charlotte Moss, Jeffrey Bilhuber, Bunny Williams, Marian McEvoy, Mr. Jason Grant, Kit Kemp, Florence de Dampierre, DeJuan Stroud, Deborah Berke, Rachel Ashwell, and Tarina Tarantino.