Leverage PR is a full-service public relations firm delivering strategic planning, media relations and communications strategies to companies within the financial, legal, and technology industries. With more than fifty years’ collective experience in securities, investor relations, legal, banking and finance within both traditional and alternative financial markets, Leverage PR’s team possesses a deep understanding of the opportunities and challenges facing our clients. This understanding gives us the ability to communicate angles and opportunities to the media that others may miss. Our in-depth knowledge of the issues facing the financial and technology spaces has given us the great honor of becoming a go-to source for media. The result is an extensive track record of securing top-tier media coverage across TV, print, radio and online outlets and through social media channels (Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn).
Always at the forefront of innovation, Leverage PR has developed a niche for itself in the emerging equity Crowdfunding sector. With subject matter expertise and solid relationships in place, our team is able to provide faster turnaround times securing top-tier coverage for clients. Examples of premium placements include multiple Bloomberg and CNBC TV spots, a major feature article in Entrepreneur Magazine, regular contributing opportunities for VentureBeat, TechCrunch and many other high profile publications. A sampling of recent and past placements would include the Washington Post, Entrepreneur Magazine, Forbes, Fox News, Success Magazine, the Huffington Post, Inc. Magazine, CNN Money, Wall Street Journal, New York Times and other high-profile publications.
Always active in the community, the Leverage PR staff holds a number of high-profile board positions at organizations including the Crowdfunding Professional Association (CfPA), Crowdfund Intermediary Regulatory Advocates (CfIRA), TEDx Austin, Austin Clean Energy Council, and Athletes for Change. The firm’s leadership has served as featured speakers or panelists for a number of events and conferences including Crowdfunding BootCamp, Startup America, Kingonomics, SV Crowdfund, and the Crowdfunding Professional Association’s annual conference. The company has also been featured in and contributed to a number of publications including Entrepreneur Magazine, Inc. Magazine, CNBC, and Forbes. The company has additionally run a number of high profile conferences including Crowdfund Texas and The Crowdfunding BootCamp. Most recently, Leverage PR managed communications efforts for a Crowdfunding summit in Washington DC titled “The State of Equity-Based Crowdfunding” that included a press conference held at the National Press Club, a luncheon on Capitol Hill, a White House meeting and a meeting with SEC officials responsible for Titles II & III of the JOBS Act.
Leverage PR provides a team of professional writers, strategists, project managers, and social media experts with extensive track records of success. That track record is comprised of serving as leadership, growing Inc. 500 award winning companies, raising tens of millions in capital, writing Dodd Frank opinion pieces, and a number of other high profile accomplishments. Our backgrounds include serving as founding team members of startups to Military and Fortune 500 big brand experience, which equips the team to deliver corporate best practices to both startups as well as emerging growth companies.