Unified Strategies Public Relations™ is an international network of Public Relations and marketing communications professionals, born out of a strong desire to provide clients with cost-effective solutions for all their communications needs.
We are dedicated to providing you with the best possible Public Relations services in markets throughout North America and Europe, and offer access to all traditional and social media platforms, locally and internationally.
USPR is grounded in integrity – the very cornerstone of our existence. With more than 50 years combined service in Public Relations, founders Susan Hamburg and Bob Schiers have a track record of award-winning excellence. Whether it’s counseling the CEO of a major corporation or working with frontline retail clerks, Bob and Susan take the same approach in providing honest, workable Public Relations solutions to organizations of every size.
No long-term contracts. No vetting agencies in multiple markets. No multiple agency invoicing. No hassles; just great service and outstanding results.
Member agencies of USPR, a women-owned business, represent some of the most talented, creative and progressive Public Relations firms worldwide. Whether you are looking for support for a local initiative or an international opportunity, USPR provides you with turnkey PR solutions for all your needs. Do you have a single-store grand opening? We’ve got you covered. Rebranding an entire regional, national or international store chain? We’ve got you covered. Need help launching a new product or service in one market or throughout North America? We’ve got you covered.
Each member is an independent agency that works closely with fellow agencies to provide local expertise and international coverage for all your Public Relations needs.
At less than half the cost of most national Public Relations firms, USPR provides your business with flexibility; local, regional, national and international expertise; and senior-level counsel for virtually all of our services.
Make the most of your communication dollars by connecting with USPR – the PR network built on integrity, trust and results.
The founders of USPR™ have spent their entire careers working in the communication and media fields. Combined, they have led their own firms for nearly a half-century, and have worked for some of the nation's most well-known brands. They've planned and managed world record-breaking events, coordinated media tours for spokespeople, celebrities and top executives and led teams on national marketing campaigns, consistently landing stories for their clients in some of the nation's most popular news outlets.
The founders of the USPR Network have been on the winning team of clients receiving five Silver Anvil Awards from the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) for developing some of the most effective Public Relations and marketing programs in the nation. The Silver Anvil Award is the PRSA's single highest honor for excellence in Public Relations. Below are just a few of the major Public Relations & Marketing awards we've received:
Silver Anvil for Excellence in Marketing Consumer Products Food & Non-Alcoholic Beverages for the 7-Eleven campaign promoting The Simpsons Movie
PR News Platinum Awards Mark of Excellence for Event Marketing for 7-Eleven's The Simpsons Movie
IABC Gold Quill Award of Excellence for Cabot Creamery Cooperative's World's Largest Mac & Cheese
IABC Bronze Quill Award of Excellence for Cabot Creamery Cooperative's World's Largest Mac & Cheese
Silver Anvil for Excellence in Marketing Consumer Services for the launch of XM Satellite Radio. This award was given to XM Satellite Radio and Andrews Communications Inc. and PainePR, with PRConsultants Group and Allyn & Company
ADDY Award for excellence in printed materials and business video
Finalist for Pulitzer Prize in feature writing, 1984
Silver Anvil Best of Show for launch of XM Satellite Radio
Silver Anvil for New Product Launch for the Titanic Video Release on behalf of Blockbuster
Silver Anvil for Community Relations/Business for Operation Chill on behalf of 7-Eleven
PRSA Edward L. Bernays Mark of Excellence Award for Community Relations for 7-Eleven Operation Chill
APEX Awards for Walt Disney World in Business Communications Excellence
Grand Eagle Award for the Best Non-Theatrical Video, presented by CINE (Council on International Non-Theatrical Events)