Maris Callahan Public Relations and Marketing creates integrated marketing communication programs using every client’s unique business goals and objectives as the foundation.
MCPR implements custom public relations and social media strategies specifically designed to meet each clients’ unique needs. Leveraging expertise in media relations, social media management, strategic marketing, and event planning culled at some of the top industry-leading organizations, MCPR helps brands be found and recognized both online and offline.
Since 2005, Maris Callahan has worked for some of the world’s top public relations firms, including Burson-Marsteller, Edelman Public Relations (the nation’s largest independent PR firm) and Lippe Taylor Brand Marketing. During this time, Maris has played a key role for clients across all industries such as Starbucks Coffee Company, Canon USA, Quaker Oats, Hormel Foods, Wheat Foods Council, David’s Bridal, Doncaster, American Signature Furniture and Curvation Intimate Apparel.
In addition to her work in public relations, Maris is an experienced freelance writer and blogger with a keen understanding of how to work with both traditional and social media outlets. Maris develops public relations campaigns for clients from a journalist’s perspective and has a keen sense for predicting trends and understanding what drives news. On or offline, she is highly capable of delivering quality results and exceeding client goals and expectations.
MCPR brings to clients enthusiasm, dedication and a direct and effective approach to media relations and brand marketing across all practice areas. MCPR is currently accepting new clients and frequently collaborates with partners at Red Jeweled Media and Wisecarver Public Relations to offer clients a wider breadth of services and resources.
Maris is the author and publisher of the well-known food blog, In Good Taste, which focuses on healthy, affordable cooking for busy young professionals. She also owns and operates My Daily Find Chicago, an online lifestyle magazine with a local slant. Maris has a BA in Writing and Communications from Susquehanna University and resides in Chicago.