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Amy Levy is one of the leading public relations professionals in the marketing industry, boasting an unsurpassed track record of delivering strategic, results-oriented campaigns for her clients.


Amy launched her firm in 2002. Since then, she has worked with clients ranging from gluten-free products, restaurants and private-label food manufacturers to fashion and jewelry designers, wellness professionals and filmmakers. 


Amy's diverse client list has included: Venice Bakery, Ethos Water, Sodexho, Stack Wines, Not Your Daughter's Jeans, Dr. Cathie Lippman, Peak Corporate Realty, BMW, Rosti Tuscan Kitchen, Big Sugar Bakeshop, zpizza, Maui Maid GF Teriyaki Sauces, Oh Yes! Foods, Cookies Con Amore, Mina’s Purely Divine GF Baking Mixes, Luce’s GF Artisan Bread, Wine Savor, Coral Tree Restaurants, PureNaked Yogurt and Nutburgers, among others.


Prior to founding Amy Levy PR, Amy served for five years as the Director of Marketing and Public Relations for the non-profit Anti-Defamation League (ADL). There she directed all media relations for the organization’s programs in the West and was the entertainment industry liaison for ADL’s thirty regional offices.  Amy began her career at D’Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles, the New York advertising agency. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the Barney School of Business at the University of Hartford.


She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and daughter and supports organizations that celebrate diversity, the arts, public education and Celiac awareness.


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Sophia Paliov has more than 18 years of public relations management and event planning experience with companies spanning the food/beverage, hospitality, luxury, fashion/beauty, parenting and non-profit industries.


Sophia has helped lead PR campaigns for major fashion/beauty, lifestyle, food and restaurant/wine brands such as Katsuya Restaurant, The Redbury Hollywood, Natural TRUTHBar, Diana Stobo "Get Naked,"  Dr. Steven Gundry, Franco's on Melrose Restaurant, Portal Wine Bar, Emanuel Andren Chocolates, Chef Evan Funke, The Shops at Wynn Las Vegas, wet n' wild cosmetics, Chrome Girl Nail Polish, Michael Stars Clothing, La Mer Skin Care, Dr. David Dadvand (Plastic Surgeon), Dr. Terry Dubrow (Plastic Surgeon, NPB), Chef Cat Cora, Food Network's Sandra Lee, Chef Isabel Cruz, Sushi Roku/Katana and BOA Restaurants, Platinum Patron, California Coolers, California Pizza Kitchen, Sobieski Vodka, Buddha Beer and Gallo of Sonoma. 

She has also spearheaded campaigns for such hospitality clients as Wynn Hotel Las Vegas; Bacara Resort and Spa, Four Seasons Bali: Jimbaran Bay, Sayan, and Maldives; San Ysidro Ranch; Meadowood Napa Valley; St. Regis Los Angeles; St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort & Spa; Bacara Resort & Spa; Club Med Resorts and Viking Cruise Line. 


Sophia has also executed many entertainment events over the years, such as GM Ten Event, Sundance Film Festival, Koi Oscar Party, ET Emmy Party, TV Guide Awards and the Clive Davis Grammy Event.

She previously held positions Arora PR, Thinkbig Media. B|W|R, Burditch Marketing Communications and Much & House PR. 

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Chad Savage is Amy Levy PR’s in-house photographer. He handles all photo shoots for our client's annual reports, websites, book jackets, social media pages, press kits, special events, product packaging and more. He contributes regularly to our media training program, both shooting and editing client videos. Chad is able to help raise the comfort level and get the best performance possible out of even the most camera shy executive.


Chad brings 25 years of experience as a network television producer specializing in post production to the agency. He has worked on shows ranging from FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS, REVENGE and NASHVILLE to ALIAS, FELICITY and NYPD BLUE.  A writer and voice actor, Chad taps into his wide network to secure product and music placements for our clients on some of the hottest shows on television.


Chad graduated from California State University Northridge with a degree in Film, Television and Radio.   He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and their daughter.


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Vanessa Ting is a strategic, versatile, and results-driven brand marketer with a specialty in the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) and Retail industries. She is best known for her proven experience in brand turnarounds.

Vanessa has 20 years of experience commercializing consumer brands and products from concept to launch, as well as growing mature brands and companies while generating revenue & profit growth. Her philosophy is that the best growth strategies comes from a relentless understanding of the customer.

Vanessa's diverse client list has included: Honest Company, Church & Dwight, Milani Cosmetics (Private Equity Backed), Jordana Cosmetics (Private Equity Backed), Earth Rated, One Love Organics, Zoe Organics, Maestro’s Classic, Tenzo Tea, Nourage Supplements,  Booginhead, Psi Bands, Arctic Fox, Dashing Diva, Boxed.com, as well as Shark Tank entrepreneurs, DTC brands, and consumer brands sold in national retailers.

Previously, Vanessa was a brand marketer at Neutrogena, a Senior Buyer at Target Corporation (Personal Care, Home Goods, and Toys), Head of Beauty Brand Development at Beach House Group, and CEO of an omnichannel, natural, frozen foods company, Salty Girl Seafood, which she led to an exit by acquisition in 2018.


Vanessa began her career with the marketing agency, Lieberman Research Worldwide to help Fortune 500 clients solve their marketing challenges. 

Vanessa has an MBA from Georgetown University and a B.A. from University of Southern California. She lives in the foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains with her husband and three kids.  In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, traveling, college football (Fight On!), supporting female-led and social impact ventures, and wildlife conservation charities.