Art San Diego, the county’s premier contemporary fine art show, is moving downtown to the San Diego Convention Center for its 11th annual show Oct. 10-13. The show moves from the Wyland Center at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, where it has been the past two years. Art San Diego, with presenting sponsor UBS Financial Services, […]
The secrets out! NIYA Beauty app has officially launched in the Apple App Store and Google Play! This exciting new app pairs makeup fanatics and newbies alike with professional makeup artists for live, one-on-one video sessions. With NIYA Beauty, users decide what, when and where they’d like to learn. The app also serves as a […]
Lee and London PR has got it going on! We’ve been named as one of the 23 Best PR Firms in San Diego by Expertise! Expertise’s goal is to connect people with the best local experts and is designed to recognize the best businesses in the nation. The rankings are based on its five criteria: […]
Authored by Vivianh Huynh We are excited to announce our new client, NIYA Beauty, a company revolutionizing the beauty industry by offering personalized beauty tutorials through their app. YouTube videos are great for learning makeup basics, but when it comes to finding the products and techniques that work best for something as personal as your […]
Welk Resorts hosted its 4th Annual Spring Fling St. Patrick’s Family Festival in Escondido” March 16-17, giving families across San Diego County a chance to experience fun games, carnival rides, delectable Irish-themed cuisine, live music performances and more! Needless to say, our team had a blast pitching this event! L&L PR secured great media coverage, […]
Melissa Etheridge will headline the 2019 San Diego Pride Festival, Variety can exclusively announce. The festival will take place in the city’s Balboa Park July 13-14 and will host over 90 musical acts across four stages. A limited amount of Etheridge meet-and-greet tickets are available; tickets for the Festival are on sale at www.bit.ly/sdf19 The singer will release her […]
New this year: Download the Festival APP in the iTunes/Android Stores We are THRILLED to work with the San Diego Center for Jewish Culture on their San Diego International Film Festival kicking off Thursday and running through February 17. The films will screen at four venues this year, Edwards San Marcos Stadium 18, Reading Cinemas […]
David and Nic Sheff, Inspiration Behind Golden Globe Nominated Film “Beautiful Boy”, Featured on KUSI and Fox 5
David and Nic Sheff, the real-life family, authors and inspiration behind “Beautiful Boy ”, visited the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center (JCC) to talk about their new book, “High: Everything You Want to Know About Drugs, Alcohol, and Addiction”. The San Diego Center for Jewish Culture (CJC) hosted the Sheffs earlier today as part of their book tour. […]
WildAid Featured on People.com for Anti-Poaching Campaign Partnership with Black Panther Star Danai Gurira
When one of the biggest stars in Hollywood teams up with one of the biggest nonprofits fighting the illegal wildlife trade, it’s no surprise People Magazine would love to know the details. While we don’t play favorites at Lee and London, we do have a very special place in our hearts for our nonprofit clients. […]
WildAid, a wildlife conservation group working to end the illegal wildlife trade and the poaching of elephant ivory, shark fins and rhino horn, has partnered with the filmmakers of Jurassic World, as well as star Bryce Dallas Howard, to produce a PSA campaign helping to save the endangered rhinoceros from extinction. Shot on location during the […]
We are excited to be working with our new client, Fluent Forever, a modern guide to learning new languages quickly and efficiently. While immersion is one way to learn a language, most people cannot devote that much of their lives to learning a new language. Fluent Forever provides a practical way to learn a new […]
They say a glass of wine a day keeps doctor away. Although at Vintage Hollywood, there was probably more than just one glass… On June 9, Vintage Hollywood raised more than $200,000 at its annual food and wine tasting event, benefiting The People Concern, one of LA’s largest nonprofits fighting homelessness. The fundraiser could not […]
Lee and London is very excited to announce that The People Concern hosted the Inaugural “Celebrating Change” gala! The People Concern is a nonprofit organization striving to end homelessness in Los Angeles. All money raised at the gala will go directly toward helping the homeless in Los Angeles by providing services like mental health care, […]
The San Diego Center for Jewish Culture has announced the lineup for its 23rd Annual San Diego Jewish BookFest! From a super cool “speed dating with book authors” event to a brunch with the “Queen of American Jewish Cooking” Joan Nathan, to a “Civil Debate: The Future of on Israel’s Soul” with JJ Goldberg and […]
We’re so excited to announce the news that our client, the Design Institute of San Diego, recently won a 6-year accreditation from the Western Association Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). They now join the roster of prestigious schools to receive WSCUC accreditation including USC, San Diego State and the University of California San Diego. […]
I don’t know what we’re more excited about: Trace Adkins, 38 Special or Thunder from Down Under! Lucky for us, we may have a connection or two (wink, wink) so we can make it to all of these incredible concerts at Casino Pauma. Their new Entertainment venue is amazing – state-of-the-art sound and lighting to […]
<<< Did you hear the news?? VELVET is back!!! For those of you who are obsessed with the cozy, luxurious fabric – 2018 is off to a great start as velvet is topping lists of trends for the New Year. Along with velvet — and bold, rich colors — prepare to see geometric everything: pillows, […]
Actor Josh Duhamel Presented with Wildlife Champion Award Saturday, November 11 at Charity’s Annual Fundraising Gala in Los Angeles (November 12, 2017 – Beverly Hills, Calif.) – WildAid, the global nonprofit organization leading the fight to end the illegal wildlife trade, held its annual fundraising gala, “An Evening With WildAid,” Saturday, November 11 at the […]
One of the nation’s largest and most respected contemporary art shows, Art San Diego will return to the Del Mar Fairgrounds for its 10th Anniversary Oct. 18–21, 2018 (November 5, 2017 – San Diego) Redwood Media Group, which owns and operates Art San Diego along with five other art shows: Artexpo New York, Artexpo Las […]
Largest Contemporary Art Show in San Diego Moves to Del Mar Fairgrounds; 15,000 Expected over Four Days of Exhibitions, Special Events and Art Talks 2017 SHOW HOURS First Preview (UBS & Collectors Club/Invitation Only): Thursday, Sept. 28 from 5 – 7 p.m. *Special Press-only preview Thursday, Sept. 28 from 4 – 5 p.m. Opening Night Preview […]
Actor Josh Duhamel to receive 2017 Wildlife Champion Award WildAid, the global nonprofit organization leading the fight to end the illegal wildlife trade, announced its annual fundraising gala, “An Evening with WildAid,” will take place November 11 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills. WildAid is the only group to focus exclusively on reducing […]
WildAid is teaming up with Josh Duhamel, one of the stars of the soon-to-hit-theaters Transformers sequel, to let U.S. travelers know that the souvenir they buy may have cost an endangered animal its life. The campaign will air via PSAs and billboards across the country. Josh is a long-time supporter of WildAid and its mission to […]
Client Jackson Design & Remodeling is featured in the June/July issue of Cottages & Bungalows Magazine – available now on newsstands nationwide! The article is called “Mission: Dream Kitchen” and highlights a gorgeous Rustic kitchen remodel in San Diego. Check out the article HERE!
Tahoe Tastings Begins Daily Wine Tasting Cruises in June: Experience Lake Tahoe Aboard the Golden Rose, a One-of-a-Kind 1953 Chris Craft Water Taxi Lake Tahoe’s only wine tasting boat cruise, Tahoe Tastings offers cruises Thursdays through Sundays from June – October (Lake Tahoe, Calif. – March 28, 2017) – Tahoe Tastings announces it will begin […]
Check out a beautiful La Jolla, California kitchen remodel by client Jackson Design & Remodeling in the summer issue of Cottage White magazine. This gorgeous colonial coastal kitchen was designed by Tatiana Machado-Rosas and can be seen HERE on page 20. Check out a beautiful La Jolla, California kitchen remodel by client Jackson Design & […]
Josh Duhamel is a huge supporter of WildAid and has teamed up to promote sales of a limited edition T-shirt to provide funding to end the poaching of rhinos, elephants and other endangered animals globally. 100% of the sales will be donated to WildAid. The T-shirts are available for 2 weeks only beginning March 22 […]
“UNCORKED for a Cause” Returns April 21: Happy-Hour Style, Blind Wine Tasting Raises Funds for Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito
The Junior Board of Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito today announced the return of popular wine tasting fundraiser “UNCORKED for a Cause.” The event will take place Friday, April 21 from 7-9:00 p.m. at a new venue,Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito Center for a Healthy Lifestyle, which includes a half acre […]
Client World Skateboarding Federation began it’s 2017 Africa Skate Project program in South Africa this week, which reaches out to kids in poor areas to offer free skate clinics and mentoring. In addition, WSF gave away complete decks to the kids in attendance. Over the next few months over 100 decks will be given to […]
We are excited to announce that San Diego nonprofit Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito has tapped Lee and London for PR support in 2017. After the success of LLPR’s initial engagement with BGC San Dieguito to help promote its annual “Youth of the Year” Awards in August, the LLPR team was brought on […]
Our team was excited to land two very big hits for our longtime client Jackson Design and Remodeling this week. We got two of their projects in national magazines, one in Cottages & Bungalows and one in Rustic Country Magazine. The staff from the magazines came down to San Diego with their photographer to style […]
We’re excited to announce our new client the Boys and Girls Clubs of San Dieguito! The north county clubs are celebrating their 50th birthday with the annual Youth of the Year Celebration at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club Infield Pavilion on Friday, August 5. The Youth of the Year Awards acknowledges teens ages 14-18 for their achievements […]
New Skatepark will Host the 2017 Canadian Skateboarding Championships World Skateboarding Federation and Olympic Park officials announced today a partnership to build a new world class skatepark in Montreal, Canada in Olympic Park, which celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. The state-of-the-art park is planned to host future national and international skateboarding events, including the 2017 […]
On Saturday, June 18, client Home Expressions by JDR hosted its open house celebration, welcoming the San Diego community to check out the company’s brand new 9,000 sq. ft. Selection Center. The event featured celebrity guest, star of Bravo’s hit show “Flipping Out,” Jeff Lewis! Jeff and partner Gabe met and posed for photos with adoring […]
The Berry Best Chocolate Fest is Coming to Liberty Station March 19 Sample Sensational Chocolates and Shop for Easter: Family Friendly Event Features Chocolate Pie Eating Contest, Cupcake Decorating Station, an Easter Bunny Photo Booth and San Diego’s Tastiest Chocolates The Berry Best Chocolate Fest comes to Liberty Station on Saturday, March 19 from 11:00 […]
Lee and London PR is excited to announce it’s expanded role for the San Diego Festival of Beer in 2016. Lee and London will manage the festival website, all marketing and advertising as well as PR and social media. This year, the festival has adopted a political theme as it’s just one month out from […]
The March issue of French Style Magazine featured a gorgeous French Country kitchen remodeled by client Jackson Design and Remodeling. The 5-page spread also includes tips for designing a French Country kitchen. Check out the full spread – CLICK HERE.
All summer long we are teaming up with our client, Sikk Shades, as we will be hosting the inaugural Bro-Mo Tour. We will be cruising up and down Highway 101 searching for the next best talent. For the first stop of the Tour, we nestled onto Pipes Beach in Encinitas. The punchy beach break offered stellar […]
It has been over 20 years since a true national skateboarding contest — one that isn’t invite only — was held in the U.S. World Skateboarding Grand Prix (WSGP) – the leading global skateboarding events management company — has partnered with leading independent skate shops across the nation. Eleven regional qualifying contests will be held […]
Hold on to your Taste Buds: Lemon Zest & Garlic Fest is Coming to Downtown’s Waterfront Park July 18 Ultimate Summer Foodie Festival will Feature Beer Garden, Tasting Competition, Live Entertainment and Fun Activities for the Whole Family (San Diego, CA—May 4, 2015) San Diego has a new foodie fest to get excited about: The […]
Third annual skate contest series will cover six cities in six weeks (Houston, TX—May 6, 2015) Sikk Shades® – a new line of performance eyewear for the action sports market – is proud to sponsor TransWorld’s Come Up Tour. Starting May 9, the third annual amateur skate contest series will be touring the U.S. for […]
Skateboarding World Championships Return to South Africa Oct. 7-10 For the first time, top finishers of international and U.S. contests, including Dew Tour, X Games, U.S. Skateboarding Championships and Street League, to earn spots in World Championships (Sacramento, Calif. – February 24, 2015) – World Skateboarding Grand Prix (WSGP) announced today that Kimberley, South […]
Introducing Sikk Shades®: The New Standard in Performance Eyewear Flash Electric™ Lens Technology Outperforms Polarized, Gives Athletes Clearer Vision and Better Depth Perception; Perfectly Balanced Frame Offers Better Fit and Embedded Non-Slip Nose Grip for All Day Wear (Houston, TX—February 26, 2015) Sikk Shades® – a new line of performance eyewear for the action sports […]
L&L Client World Skateboarding Federation Announces Global Skateboarding Summit May 22-24Early Registration Now Open through Feb. 28 (Istanbul, Turkey – February 12, 2015) — World Skateboarding Federation today announced that registration is now open for the first-ever Global Skateboarding Summit. The three-day summit will be held at the Conrad Hotel in Istanbul, May 22-24, 2015. Attendees […]
It’s official: The first KDC Grand Slam Regional Qualifier of 2015 will be showcased at Ultimate X Action Sports Fest next weekend, 27-28 Feb. at Grandwest Arena in Cape Town.
KIMBERLEY DIAMOND CUP PRESENTED BY KUMBA IRON ORE ANNOUNCES 2015 SCHEDULE World Skateboarding Grand Prix today released the Kimberley Diamond Cup (KDC) presented by Kumba Iron Ore schedule for 2015. Hosted in partnership with the Northern Cape Provincial Government, the Kimberley Diamond Cup will feature three Grand Slam regional qualifying events and fourteen Skateboarding for […]
As the new year gets under way, many San Diegans are inspired to refresh their homes and finally begin planning that long-overdue remodeling project. Kitchens are at the top of the list for many homeowners with open, inviting spaces that suit entertaining, one of the big, continuing trends for 2015.
So excited to have our amazing client Jackson Design and Remodeling featured on the home page of Dwell.com with this incredible kitchen remodel located in La Jolla. Dwell is the industry’s most highly esteemed design publication and they only feature the absolute best projects in the country. JDR’s team of international designers continues to rack […]
Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and families are getting ready to cook holiday favorites and turn their homes into aroma-filled spaces for dining and entertaining. With four children and a large extended family to entertain, our clients wanted to remodel their kitchen to improve its space and functionality while retaining the cabinlike feeling of […]
As a former college basketball player who manages global skateboarding events, World Skateboarding Grand Prix CEO Tim McFerran has learned lessons beyond how to get comfortable on an international flight when you’re nearly 7 feet tall. Read More…
Jackson Design & Remodeling, an award-winning San Diego-based design and remodeling firm owned by Todd Jackson of Ramona, is doing something a little unexpected this year to celebrate its 25th year in business. The company is giving back to the community in 25 ways. Read more…
Ok, fine, it was a BABY lion…but it still stung pretty good and left an awesome bruise! So why was I in Africa? I was there with our client World Skateboarding Grand Prix, the leading global skate events management company, which runs the Skateboarding World Championships that were held in 2014 at the Kimberley Diamond Cup in […]
At today’s American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) San Diego Kitchen and Bath tour, San Diegans will be able to see the work of some of the county’s most creative designers. One of the stops features a rustic, Zen-style kitchen in Del Mar by Tatiana Machado-Rosas. (The self-guided ASID tour runs from 9 a.m. to […]
Check out this great article on the 2014 Women’s Street Skateboarding Champ Samarria Brevard in BET.
(San Diego- October 22, 2014) – Jackson Design and Remodeling (JDR) announced today that the San Diego-based design and remodeling firm has won three Master Design Awards, the prestigious awards program for professional remodelers run by Qualified Remodeler Magazine. Each year hundreds of design firms submit their best projects across 23 categories. JDR’s wins came […]
Check out this great article on the recent Skateboarding World Championships at the Kimberley Diamond Cup in South Africa — in this ESPN article.
Went to a township yesterday in Kimberley and set up a mini skate park/held a clinic with women’s skate pros Elissa Steamer, Kat Williams, Julia Brueckler & Marissa Dal Santo. #inspiration#empowerment#girlpower#kdcskate
The Challenged Athletes Foundation will hold its annual Triathlon Challenge Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 at La Jolla Cove. One of the many teams supporting the cause is local remodeling firm Jackson Design and Remodeling (JDR). The CAF event is one of 25 charitable acts JDR will participate in this year to celebrate its 25th anniversary. […]
Alana Smith impressed the crowds at the 2014 Skateboarding World Championships at Kimberley Diamond Cup when she landed a backflip. Watch the video here!
Brazilian Kelvin Hoefler Edges Out Australian Tommy Fynn to Win World Skateboarding Championships at Kimberley Diamond Cup
(Kimberley, South Africa – October 5, 2014) – The 2014 Skateboarding World Championships at the Kimberley Diamond Cup concluded today in dramatic fashion. It was an all-out battle in the Street Championship Semi Finals with Nyjah Huston upset in the first round by the Netherlands’ Nassim Guammaz. Guammaz lost to Brazilian Kevin Hoefler in the […]
Catch All the Action From the Skateboarding World Championships at the Kimberley Diamond Cup in South Africa LIVE Webcast Oct 4-5
(Sacramento, CA- October 02, 2014) – World Skateboarding Grand Prix — the leading international skateboarding events management company — today announced the Skateboarding World Championships at the Kimberley Diamond Cup, presented by Kumba Iron Ore, will be webcast LIVE online at www.KimberleyDiamondCup.com Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 4 and 5. The event will also be broadcast live on Supersport, […]
(Sacramento, Calif. – Sept. 25, 2014) – World Skateboarding Grand Prix – the leading international skateboarding event management company — today announced the street lineup for the 2014 Skateboarding World Championships at the Kimberley Diamond Cup Presented by Kumba Iron Ore. Read more…
San Diego Festival of Beer celebrated it’s 20th Anniversary Year. Thanks to all the fantastic media who covered the event: Union Tribune, San Diego Magazine, Pacific Mag, Fox 5, KUSI, NBC 7/39 and so many more!
Watch San Diego 6 report LIVE from the San Diego Festival of Beer here!
With summer at a close, many San Diegans are left with fond vacation memories of warm and breezy islands. One San Diego couple wanted to capture that tranquil and relaxing island feel year-round in their kitchen remodel. Read more…
Assistant District Attorney Rachel Cano created one of San Diego’s first beer festivals. Read more…
Thanks to Culture Brewing Co, Groundswell Brewing Company, Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego and Carri Larsen-Chandler for helping us with our spot on KUSI Good Morning San Diego! Watch the San Diego Festival of Beer on KUSI San Diego: San Diego Festival of Beer on KUSI News
(Sacramento, Calif. – Sept. 10, 2014) –World Skateboarding Grand Prix today announced the lineup for the Vert and MiniMega Skateboarding World Championships as well as the Women’s Street Skateboarding World Championships, three of the 10 official events that make up the 2014 Skateboarding World Championships returning to Kimberley, South Africa Oct. 2-5. Read more…
Qualifying Events to be held in Multiple US Cities Beginning June 2015; Winners of US Championships Earn Trip to 2015 World Skateboarding Championships (Sacramento, Calif. – August 19, 2014) – World Skateboarding Grand Prix (WSGP) announced today it will expand in the US next summer, bringing at least three qualifying events to cities across the US, […]
(San Diego, CA – August 14, 2014) – San Diego Festival of Beer officials announced today that Coronado Brewing Company will release a special brew for the San Diego Festival of Beer’s 20th Anniversary. The limited edition beer, which Coronado Brewing has dubbed ‘SD Party Pilsner,’ is being brewed for keg release. The brewery will also […]
(San Diego, CA-August 8, 2014) –Jackson Design & Remodeling (JDR), an award-winning San Diego-based design and remodeling firm, is doing something a little unexpected this year to celebrate its 25th year in business. The company is giving back to the San Diego community in 25 ways. JDR’s staff came up with a list of 25 […]
Grand Slam Series to Include Three Qualifier Events Culminating in Turkey Skateboarding Championships in Istanbul on May 31, 2015 (Sacramento, Calif. – August 5, 2014) — World Skateboarding Grand Prix (WSGP) today announced it will bring the Grand Slam series of skateboarding contests to Turkey in 2015, culminating in the first-ever Turkey Skateboarding Championships in Istanbul […]
ELLIPTIGO IN SDBJ And here’s another recent hit for client elliptiGO on the front page of the San Diego Business Journal!
Earlier this year at the National Kitchen & Bath Association Awards in Las Vegas, San Diego’s Sol Quintana Wagoner took home the prize for the country’s “Best Bath.” Read more…
When most people think of a “man cave,” they imagine a space set apart from the central living area in the home, with traditionally very masculine décor and entertainment elements like projection televisions, leather recliner seating and built-in kegerators. Read more…
The World Skateboarding Rider Cup New York begins this weekend with the first contest kicking off Saturday, July 12 at noon at the Lower East Side (L.E.S.) Skatepark in Manhattan. The Rider Cup Team Championships run for six consecutive Saturdays, stopping in each of NYC’s five boroughs: Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island. Local […]
Gearing up for the 20th Annual San Diego Festival of Beer September 19! This year’s 20th Anniversary is at an awesome new location on the downtown bayfront on Broadway Pier and will be bigger and better than ever. You don’t want to miss this event!