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PR for Service-Based
Entrepreneurs &
Small Businesses

ABOUT 1952

Boutique Public Relations Firm

We specialize in partnering with dynamic service-based businesses and entrepreneurs to establish them as trusted thought leaders in their industries. Our personalized and strategic approach to public relations will guide you through the complex media landscape to help you stand out, build credibility and drive growth.

Client Success

For over 17 years we’ve helped a range of diverse individuals and brands tell their stories. From startup visionaries in the health and wellness space to seasoned CEOs of luxury electric vehicles, we’ve created ownable platforms across  15+ industries. 

Why Partner With 1952?


Tailored Strategy

A hand-crafted PR strategy that aligns with your business goals, ensuring your unique voice and expertise shine.


Brand Storytelling

Telling engaging stories that resonate with your audience, creating emotional connections with you and your brand.


Subscription Model

Flexible pricing options that scale with your business as needed.


Strategic Ally

A true extension of your team that values your success as much as you do.

Meet Stephanie Proos

From NASCAR racetracks and wellness retreats to home electronics launches and luxury electric vehicle unveilings, Stephanie has direct expertise in U.S. and global product marketing strategy development, public relations, SEO consumer targeting, influencer development, social media, brand storytelling, and new product market infusion. After years of working at agencies small and large, she founded 1952 PR, compelled by a deep desire to share her expertise with passionate entrepreneurs, focused on the craft of storytelling through PR. Her mission with 1952 is to transcend the standard agency-client relationship, fostering genuine connections built on respect and trust.

A Michigan native, Stephanie now lives in San Diego with her dog, Stevie (named after Stevie Nicks). In her free time, she’s often out walking or running on the bay, thrifting or soaking in live music.

Our Expertise

We can craft unique plans directly related to your needs and long-term goals. Our services include:

Flexible Packages to Meet Your Needs

We recognize that every business has a unique growth journey, and our pricing is designed to adapt and scale with your business. Unlike traditional PR agencies, we operate on a monthly subscription model, making adjustments and changes to services easy.

If one of these packages doesn’t work for your needs, let’s create a customized plan together!

Creating A

Boost your reputation by writing articles for a popular publication that’s relevant in your industry.

  • Identify online news outlet/journal that accepts content from thought leaders
  • Handle all logistics of submitting you for consideration
  • Develop a list of content topics
  • Edit articles you write & submit to the outlet


To begin building credibility & trust for you as an expert in your field we’ll actively share you as an expert resource for articles media are already writing.

  • Develop/refine your bio
  • Submit your expert tips & insights to media when they ask for industry
    experts to contribute to their articles
  • Develop a list of content topics

Establishing A
Thought Leader

To become an expert in your field, we’ll regularly provide your valuable industry insights & advice to media, so they consider you as a source for upcoming articles.

  • Call to chat about your expertise & the topics you want to talk about
  • Actively share your insights with targeted media
  • Developing Awareness + Contributors Packages included

Let's Work Together

Ready to take your brand to new heights?

Let's collaborate to elevate your expertise, amplify your message, and establish your authority in the industry.

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