Megan Martin is the founding principal of Page One Public Relations. A seasoned media expert with over a decade of experience, Megan utilizes her strong relationships with local and national media to effectively promote each client’s strategic marketing agenda. She works closely with her clients to not only assist in developing a comprehensive plan but also makes suggestions on tactics and messaging that will be most effective with individual outlets. This collaborative process produces a results-oriented strategy that focuses on achieving the objectives of each client.
Lifestyle clients rely on Page One Public Relations to convey their image appropriately and with measurable success – through strategic events, community relations, and publicity on national, regional, and local levels. The agency partners with clients to define and develop messaging that inspires thought and promotes action in order to strengthen current markets, re-introduce or re-launch their corporate brand, or to enhance and expand their company’s public image.
Prior to opening Page One Public Relations in 2009, Megan was a senior account executive at Lannon Communications, a lifestyle and luxury agency based in Chicago, where she worked on accounts such as Prada, Jimmy Choo, Il Mulino, and Chicago Gourmet. Prior to her position at Lannon Communications, Megan was the public relations manager at the Chicago Convention and Tourism Bureau (CCTB), where she promoted the city’s convention and tourism industry. Megan worked on the Olympics 2016 campaign and assisted with the overall press messaging and strategy for the international campaign.
With in-depth experience in the Chicago market, Megan brings proven insight into what drives and motivates the local press. Immersion in the Chicago market also allows Megan to offer effective marketing, promotional, and event initiatives with best-in-class partners in the Chicago area. Megan’s expertise allows her to leverage her established reputation for delivering unique story angles, accurate reporting, and valuable partnerships to the benefit of each client in this very important market.
Megan has secured a wide-variety of coverage in print, broadcast and viral publicity based on local, regional and national outreach. A sampling of specific publications includes: InStyle; Shape; TODAY Show; Wall Street Journal, Fortune Magazine, Lucky; US Weekly; People Magazine; Food and Wine; E! News; New York Daily News; Chicago Sun-Times; Chicago Tribune; Time Out Chicago; CS; Michigan Avenue Magazine; Popsugar.com.
Megan is a graduate of Ohio University and now lives in the Chicago area with her husband, Michael and daughters, Emerson and Leighton.
Media Relations Expert
Natalie Stanichuk is a media expert with over 15 years of experience. Since 2001, Natalie has played pivotal roles in the creation and execution of many public relations campaigns. In her earlier career, she spent more than five years in the government/public affairs sector as the Director of Communications for the City of Chicago’s Sister Cities International Program, a non-profit organization under the auspices of the Mayor’s Office of International Relations. In this position, she was responsible for directing, developing and managing all marketing and public relations campaigns for the organization’s 28 Sister Cities on a local, national and international level.
Natalie also managed public relations efforts for the fashion, gift, contract and residential markets for Merchandise Mart Properties, Inc. where she promoted more than 35 trade shows across the country. Additionally, she spent nearly five years at Chicago Convention and Tourism Bureau, where she promoted the city’s convention and tourism industry.
Natalie is passionate about creating authentic, genuine content for the media that will help enrich the lives of its readers and viewers. She brings to clients enthusiasm, dedication and a direct and effective approach to media relations.
Her experience with so many diverse communities and industries gives her a unique perspective on the local, national and international media landscape. Her public relations credits include media hits in the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, NBC’s Nightly News with Brian Williams, Town & Country, Forbes, Fortune, Robb Report, Interior Design, CS Interiors, Crain’s Chicago Business, Chicago Magazine, Michigan Avenue, and many local television segments.
Digital and Social Media Storyteller
With a diverse background that cuts vertically across a myriad of industries, Jamie Eggert is an integrated branding and marketing leader with experience driving hospitality, media + publishing, fashion, cultural and Fortune 500 brands forward. Working with organizations such as Nike, GE, Harpo Productions, The James, Chicago Athletic Association + Cindy’s, Hersha Hospitality, David Burke’s Primehouse, Prada, Condé Nast Publications and Chicago magazine, Jamie has led efforts to maximize exposure and synthesize multi-channel efforts that drive awareness and produce bottom line results.
Having led the development and repositioning of multiple brands, Jamie understands how to assess where a brand uniquely fits in the marketplace and the exposure needed to solidify that position in customers’ minds. She helps clients achieve this through the development and deployment of strategic business plans that can be leveraged across traditional and digital media in both B2B and B2C environments.
Experience both in-house and in agency settings provides Jamie a beneficial perspective to understand end business goals while streamlining the steps needed to achieve them. Over a decade of experience managing brand positioning, marketing strategy, public relations, events and digital + social media has afforded Jamie the opportunity to work across multiple markets including New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Dallas, London, Australia and now in her home base of Chicago.
In her more than 10 years of event experience, Noelle has managed experiential programs large and small for brands including Groupon, T-Mobile, Skinnygirl Cocktails, Eggo, Zipcar and Outcome Health. Noelle has a true passion for events; her goal is to develop and execute stunning, memorable and high-impact events for companies that want to leverage experiential marketing to drive critical business goals. Noelle is committed to help make your event successful and unforgettable.
Social Media and Public Relations Consultant
Christine Rosko is a Social Media and Public Relations Consultant as well as the Founder and Writer of Life With A Side Of Coffee blog. Most recently, Christine worked in the DKC Chicago office, an agency specializing in Public Relations, Marketing and Government Affairs. She worked with clients in almost every industry from hospitality to tech and lifestyle to health & wellness. She additionally worked with the Social Media division of the agency where she found a passion for content creation and developing campaigns. Christine worked hands on with clients in the luxury sector creating editorial calendars for various social media platforms and also worked with teams to develop thoughtful strategies and plans to increase exposure and facilitate brand to audience relationships. She began her career as a Communications Intern at Chicago Sister Cities where she worked on a variety of public relations projects and events with influential leaders and international public figures. Since then she’s worked for Page One Public Relations, and Wisecarver Public Relations. Christine is a graduate of DePaul University with a B.A. in Communication and Media Studies.