Best PR Firms in Charlotte

Why These PR Firms?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Charlotte PR Firms on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Branstorm PR & Marketing

Founded in 2006, BRANSTORM is the brainchild of PR and marketing communications veteran, Colleen Brannan. With nearly 30 years of combined agency and client-side experience at national agencies, large corporations, niche consultancies and her own firm, Brannan is known for her creativity, moxie and community engagement. Clients past and present range from professional services firms and consumer product companies to real estate developers and general contractors. Specialties include: Idea generation, news creation, publicity, writing, crisis communications, sponsorships/alliances, brand/reputation management and business development. BRANSTORM office is located Uptown at Trade and Tryon.

112 S Tryon St Ste 1400
Charlotte, NC 28284



Located in Charlotte, PIVOT PR is a strategic public relations firm with a laser focus on PR, boutique size, and senior-level account management. Its communications tactics include securing media coverage on radio, television, blogs, and newspapers. It also helps clients connect with community partners to build the brand's reputation and community relations. Pivot PR has experience identifying and leveraging influencer audiences across leading social media platforms. The firm also provides crisis communication and speaking opportunities.

130 Morgan Bluff Rd
Mooresville, NC 28117


Rachel Sutherland Communications

Located in Charlotte, Rachel Sutherland Communications specializes in marketing and public relations services for the lifestyle and food and beverage industries. Its team consists of marketing specialists, copywriters, and account managers that previously worked at magazine, newspaper, and TV outlets. They use this experience to assist clients with everything from story ideation and pitching to media planning and placement. Rachel Sutherland Communications also handles event planning and promotions. It works with clients such as Blue Flowers CBD and Red Bird Candy.

1824 Statesville Ave # 201
Charlotte, NC 28206


Social Ape Marketing

Charlotte-based Social Ape Marketing provides public relations services for the area's hospitality, food and beverage, and retail industries. The firm works to increase its clients' brand recognition through high-quality media placements, the telling engaging stories, and attendance at promotional events. Social Ape Marketing develops a customized strategy for each of its clients that includes press releases and thoughtful opportunities to partner with local charities and businesses. It also seamlessly integrates a focused social media campaign.

700 East Blvd Ste 3
Charlotte, NC 28203



Solid is a strategic communications and public relations agency that's located in Charlotte. The company works with organizations and businesses of all sizes, either as a direct member of client teams or in a supportive role, providing training and assistance to top employees or owners throughout public relations campaigns or in times of crisis. Its team's capabilities include campaign development and implementation, social media outreach, and media relations. Solid has worked with clients such as the Opportunity Task Force and Powering Agriculture.

1200 The Plaza Ste B
Charlotte, NC 28205