Category: PR news

New Client Alert: NIYA Beauty

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 […]

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Welk Resorts ShamROCKS Local TV Segments to Promote Spring Fling-St. Patrick’s Family Festival

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, […]

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L&L PR Founder and CEO Selected as American Business Awards Judge

The American Business Awards (a.k.a. The Stevie Awards) selection process is underway, and we are so proud to announce L&L PR Founder and CEO Brendi Rawlin was hand-selected to be a judge on the Corporate Communications, Investor Relations and Public Relations Awards Committee. The committee consists of public relations professionals around the world, from Australia […]

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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. […]

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WildAid Partners with Jurassic World and Bryce Dallas Howard

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 […]

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Live Long and Drink Wine

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 […]

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The People Concern Hosts Celebrating Change Gala

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, […]

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Design Institute of San Diego Awarded WSCUC Accreditation

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. […]

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Casino Pauma Announces 2018 Entertainment Schedule

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 […]

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WildAid Gala Raises Record $2.9 Million

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 […]

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Art San Diego Thrives at New Del Mar Venue, Announces 2018 Dates

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 […]

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Chloe Janda Joins the Lee and London Team

We’re excited to welcome Chloe Janda to the team as PR Coordinator. Chloe previously served as PR Manager for San Diego Pride. She graduated from California Polytechnic State University with a degree in journalism.   Her hobbies are yoga, bodysurfing, hiking, playing with her dog, Doodle, and photography.  Fun Fact: Chloe was MVP of her […]

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Art San Diego Moves to Del Mar: Show Slated for Sept. 28-Oct 1

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 […]

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WildAid Gala Aims to Raise More than $1.5 Million to Protect Endangered Species and Marine Habitats

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 […]

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Client Jackson Design Featured in Cottage White Summer Issue

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 & […]

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World Skateboarding Federation Donates Decks to South African Youth

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 […]

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New Client Alert: LLPR Welcomes Nonprofit Boys & Girls Clubs of San Dieguito

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 […]

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Two National Magazine Photo Shoots This Week!

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 […]

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Client WSF Announces Construction of New Skatepark in Montreal’s Famed Olympic Park

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 […]

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Lee and London Welcomes New Client Berry Best Chocolate Fest

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 […]

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Lee and London Tapped for PR and Marketing for San Diego Festival of Beer

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 […]

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Recapture Lost Customers through Remarketing

As you pore over your website’s traffic and advertising analytics, what is your most important metric? If it’s conversions and sales, then remarketing is a powerful tool to add to your belt. Remarketing is, very simply, advertising targeted at people who have already visited your website or used your application. Remarketing is often more effective […]

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Dropping in: First-Ever U.S. Skateboarding Championships are under way

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 […]

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Lemon Zest & Garlic Fest Chooses Lee and London to Promote Inaugural Foodie Fest

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 […]

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Skateboarding World Championships Return to South Africa

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 […]

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Introducing Sikk Shades®: The New Standard in Performance Eyewear

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 […]

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Global Skateboarding Summit in Istanbul

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 […]

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Press Release: KDC Announces 2015 Schedule

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 […]

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Cedar Kitchen Designed for Family Time

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 […]

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I got bit by a lion in Africa

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 […]

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Facebook Just Killed Like-Gating

Well, it was fun while it lasted… But as of November 5, 2014, Facebook is banning the much-loved practice of “like-gating.”  No more forcing people to “like” your page to win a prize pack.  Now they’ll just have to like you because of your winning personality (also your awesome customer service and great products). So what […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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2014 Skateboarding World Championships Return to Kimberley, South Africa

(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…

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Rider Cup New York Kicks Off July 12

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 […]

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