Bolt PR first established a presence in North Carolina last February after hiring Jo-Anne Chase as its vice president and general manager of the eastern region. Both Caroline Callaway, president of Bolt PR, and Chase, are alumni of North Carolina State University in Raleigh with degrees in communication. Callaway first founded Bolt PR near San Diego in 2007 and has since cemented it as a leading agency in Southern California for providing nonprofits, small businesses and startups with public relations and social media management services.
Raleigh, which was voted 2011 #1 Best City in America by BusinessWeek.com and #1 Best Place for Business and Careers by Forbes.com, was a strategic expansion destination for Bolt PR based on the local connection to NCSU and the numerous small business opportunities throughout North Carolina. Continued success and a growing client base led to the recent expansion for the East Coast team. Bolt’s new office is located in Downtown Raleigh at 743 W Johnson St., suite E, and can be contacted at (919) 881-7922.
“We are thrilled to continue expanding our agency’s operations,”
Riggin, with a proven track record in B2B and B2C public relations, most recently served as associate account executive at Howard, Merrell & Partners in Raleigh, and previously held PR positions at O’Keeffe & Company near Washington, D.C., and The Brooks Group in New York City. Riggin’
Bolt PR’s clients include the Dana Point Turkey Trot, Drop Down Deals browser add-on, Flying Elephant Pub & Grill, Monarch School, Pacific Ridge School, Rubio’s restaurants, Starting Time golf products and VQ ActionCare, among others. For more information about Bolt PR and its public relations and social media management services, visit http://www.boltpr.com or follow the firm on Twitter at http://twitter.com/
About Bolt Public Relations:
Founded in January 2007, Bolt Public Relations, a division of Bolt Enterprises, Inc., is an award-winning public relations and social media management agency with offices in Orange County, Calif., and Raleigh, N.C. Providing revenue-generating exposure, credibility and attention in the marketplace, Bolt PR’s clients represent a wide range of industries, including technology, retail, medical, health and fitness, restaurants and hospitality, education and non-profits. Services include media relations, press releases, copywriting, event planning and publicity, consultation and education, website design and social media management. For more information, visit http://www.boltpr.com.
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Bolt Public Relations is a boutique public relations and marketing communications agency in San Diego, Calif. Bolt PR works with small to midsize businesses to help them generate a profitable buzz and positive public image.