Public Relations Showcase

We've secured thousands of media placements for our clients nationally and locally in television, magazines, online and newspapers. Here are a few examples:


Silver Anvil Award

NewsMark, Inc. founder Gigi Lubin's team won the prestigious Silver Anvil Award for Consumer Products on behalf of First Alert.  Her NewsMark team carries on the award-winning tradition.

The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Silver Anvil Awards for the Consumer Products category includes programs designed to introduce new products or promote existing products to a consumer audience.


WITI (Fox) in Milwaukee

In-studio segment on Real Milwaukee show. Safety expert, Gigi Lubin, features new personal and household safety products from First Alert, Mr. Bar-B-Q and Blue Rhino.

KING TV (NBC) in Seattle
(International Home & Housewares Show In-Studio Media Tour)

Consumer expert Steve Filmer features new products from the Chicago-based International Home & Housewares Show. Similar in-studio segments air in 10 Top-20 markets. Steve is a former consumer correspondent for Good Morning America.

KFMB (CBS) in San Diego

Safety expert Gigi Lubin tells about new designer smoke and carbon monoxide alarms from First Alert.

ABC7 Chicago, "Hungry Hound"

Spokesperson Gigi Lubin talks about Fisher Nuts and parent company JBSS's new facility in a "Hungry Hound" news feature on WLS-TV (ABC), Chicago.

Fox5 Las Vegas, Simple Solutions with Gigi Lubin

In an in-studio segment, lifestyle expert Gigi Lubin demos simple solutions using common household products.

NBC's Today Show

First Alert's new safety products featured on NBC's Today Show including demonstration of new fire extinguishing technology.

Superstation WGN-TV Cover Story

"Mirror, Mirror on the Wall, Who is the Fairest Candidate of Them All?"

NBC 5 Chicago (WMAQ)

WMAQ-TV's Weekend Web segment features Newsmark, Inc.'s Gigi Lubin, as First Alert spokesperson, introducing new wireless safety technology.


Consumer products, Scrub n Flush toilet brush, featured in Real Simple magazine through PR firm in Chicago

Real Simple Magazine

New Scrub 'n Flush Disposable Toilet Brush featured in Real Simple "Housekeeping Helpers" section.

Consumer products, Tundra Fire Retardant, featured in Parents magazine through PR firm in Chicago

Parents Magazine

Tundra Fire Extinguishing Spray featured in Parents Magazine.

Consumer products, Talk to me Treat Ball, featured in Parade magazine through PR firm in Chicago

Parade Magazine

Talk To Me Treatball and Pet Tag featured in Parade Magazine under "Bazaar For Better Living" section.


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The Gateway - Part of a placement made on for The Gateway.


USA Today Snapshot on Nuts -- consumer products public relations by PR firm, NewsMark Inc.

USA Today

USA Today Snapshot in the Life section, from survey conducted on behalf of client Fisher Nuts.

Consumer products, Tundra Fire Suppressant featured in Chicago Tribune through PR firm in Chicago

Chicago Tribune

Of the thousands of products being introduced at the International Home & Housewares Show, First Alert Tundra Fire Extinguishing Spray is one of three featured in the Chicago Tribune on the opening day of the Show.

Crain's Chicago Business features consumer products through PR firm in Chicago

Crain's Chicago Business

New Fisher Fusions Snack Line featured in Crain's Chicago Business.

Wall Street Journal features consumer products from home and housewares show in chicago

Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal featured the new Scrub 'n Flush Disposable Toilet Brush when covering exciting new products at the International Home & Housewares Show.