Founded in 1907, the Los Angeles Auto Show is the first major North American auto show of the season and takes place in mid-November. Show creator ANSA Productions, gathers the who’s who of the auto industry to unveil the future of mobility in the car culture capital of the world. Delivering worldwide media exposure, global industry networking and experiential marketing in the nation’s biggest car buying market, the Show’s Press Days draw more than 16,000 auto industry decision makers and influencers including 4,200 media from more than 50 countries. ANSA Productions launched the Connected Car Expo (CCE) in 2013, which is a three-day trade show held in conjunction with Press Days that brings together the entire eco-system driving the convergence of technology and the automobile. JMPR first was the LA Auto Show’s Agency of Record in 1980 when we conceptualized its first media center.
Headquartered in Crewe, England, Bentley is one of the most sought after luxury car brands in the world. Bentley has an iconic line of powerful vehicles, ranging from the Continental Series to Flying Spur and Mulsanne. JMPR has been a partner of Bentley for almost a decade between projects and Agency of Record work. We have launched more than 15 vehicles for the brand in North America and supported over a dozen dynamic vehicle launches.
Airstream, manufacturer of the iconic “silver bullet” travel trailer, is the longest-tenured recreational vehicle manufacturer in North America. Following founder Wally Byam’s credo, “Let’s not make changes, let’s only make improvements,” Airstream has remained a timeless classic. A subsidiary of Thor Industries, Inc., Airstream is based in Jackson Center, Ohio, where a team of craftsmen remain dedicated to preserving the brand’s legendary reputation for quality and innovation. JMPR has been the Agency of Record for Airstream since 2009 and supported the brand in its global expansion and recent record setting years for retail sales in 2012 and 2013.
Bugatti Automobiles S.A.S. is a high-performance luxury automobile manufacturer and the company behind the fastest, most expensive production car in the world – The Bugatti Veyron. The company is headquartered in Molsheim, France and was founded in 1909 by Ettore Bugatti. The brand is known today for developing the most technologically advanced vehicles in the world and breaking land-speed world records with its Super Sports and Vitesse models. JMPR has been the Agency of Record in North America since 2006.
For over 100 years, Meguiar’s has provided Car Crazy people with specialized state-of-the-art formulations for making every car’s appearance show car perfect. As the “Car Guy’s Car Wax,” Meguiar’s provides high performance products for every automotive surface. Meguiar’s is JMPR’s longest consecutive standing client going into our 21st year of work together.
GRC is a revolutionary new form of motorsport. Some call it a cross between rally and supercross. It features wheel to wheel racing with up to 10 cars competing at once in fast paced heat races over huge jumps on combination dirt and asphalt courses around the world. Watch world champions, crossover legends and others battle it out to be the global champion.
The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance is among the top automotive events in the world. Always held the second full weekend in March, “The Amelia” draws more than 25,000 car fans and nearly 300 rare vehicles from collections around the world to The Golf Club of Amelia Island, The Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island for a celebration of the automobile like no other.
ACCEL Performance Group is a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of automotive and motorcycle racing, performance and appearance products. Its family of brands features some of the most respected names in the industry, including Mr. Gasket, ACCEL, Mallory, QuickTime, Lakewood and Hays.
Stack’s Bowers Galleries is a rare coin and currency auction house, famed for its 2013 sale of the most valuable coin in the world. The company’s 80-year legacy includes the cataloging and sale of many of the most valuable U.S. coin and currency collections to ever cross an auction block. Stack’s Bowers is also the official auctioneer for several important conventions, including American Numismatic Association events, the New York International Numismatic Convention, the Professional Numismatists Guild New York Invitational, the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Spring, Summer and Winter Expos. The company is headquartered in Irvine, California, with offices in New York, Wolfeboro, Hong Kong, and Paris.
Galpin Motors, founded in 1946, is home of the world’s largest volume Ford dealership for 24 consecutive years. Based in Los Angeles’ San Fernando Valley, Galpin is comprised of a family of quality automobile brands that include Ford, Lincoln, Honda, Mazda, Subaru, Volkswagen, Volvo, Jaguar, Lotus and Aston Martin. Galpin Auto Sports offers a wide range of customizing and personalizing services on all new and pre-owned vehicles including collector and classic cars. JMPR has been Galpin’s Agency of Record since 2003.
Royal Purple is a manufacturer of premium synthetic lubricants and fuel treatments for automotive, marine, powersports and industrial applications. Fortified with the additive technology Synerlec®, Royal Purple’s consumer and industrial lubricants provide unparalleled performance and protection.
Pep Boys is the nation’s leading aftermarket service and retail chain serving all four segments of the automotive aftermarket for 93 years. With more than 7,400 service bays in more than 750 locations in 35 states and Puerto Rico, Pep Boys offers name-brand tires; automotive maintenance and repair; parts and expert advice for the Do-It-Yourselfer; commercial auto parts delivery; and fleet maintenance and repair.
The Mullin Automotive Museum is an institution devoted to the preservation of French art and design from the Art Deco era. It’s collection of magnificent of French automobiles features rare examples from such marques as Avions-Voisin, Delahaye, Delage, Hispano-Suiza, Talbot-Lago, and the world’s largest private collection of Bugatti automobiles. JMPR has been the Agency of Record since the Mullin Automotive Museum first opened its doors in 2010.
Classic Industries is the world’s largest distributor of GM and Mopar restoration parts and accessories. Based in Huntington Beach, Calif., Classic Industries offers more than 100,000 different original and reproduction products for a wide range of GM cars and trucks (1947-2013) as well as Dodge and Plymouth cars (1960-1976).
Omix-ADA is the world’s largest independent manufacturer and wholesaler of Jeep®, truck and off-road parts and accessories. For more than two decades, Omix-ADA has designed, tested and manufactured more than 16,000 of the highest quality restoration and replacement parts and accessories. The Omix-ADA family of brands, Rugged Ridge® and Alloy USA®, are distributed throughout the USA and in more than 70 countries worldwide.
TruFuel, is a specialty manufacturer of ethanol-free fuels for a variety of small displacement two and four-stroke engines. With a three year shelf life and applications varying from lawn and garden use, to powering fire, rescue and EMS equipment, TruFuel replaces the red gas can and the hassle of having to mix and store gas in the garage. TruFuel is a product of Calumet Specialty Packaging, the parent company to JMPR client, Royal Purple.
NanoHiFi, founded in 2009 and based in Jakarta, Indonesia, creates a sleek audio system to fill a void in the consumer marketplace for a smaller, more portable home stereo unit without the compromise of quality and sound. After years of research and development, NanoHiFi’s team of engineers presented a compact design that maximizes volume and frequency richness.
We develop creative campaigns and uniquely tailor our approach to media that results in the right press and moves our client’s business forward.
JMPR’s team of seasoned PR professionals have been the team behind some of the world’s most recognizable brands and promoted iconic, landmark events across numerous industries.
We have an aggressive approach to media relations that puts our clients ahead of the pack.
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One of JMPR’s foremost strengths is the media relations expertise we provide for our clients. The agency has spent more than 30 years developing relationships with top tier writers, editors, bloggers and producers.
Our comprehensive approach ensures the most effective exposure designed to strengthen brand image and influence key consumers while generating heightened public awareness and interest.
Our team is experienced in budget creation, VIP invitations, location scouting, vendor comparison (rates and services), materials creation, maintaining guest lists, and pre and post-event publicity outreach.
JMPR President Joseph Molina’s vision more than 35 years ago was to create a virtual newsroom in reverse and has, over time, adapted that philosophy for the digital and social media age. He is the creative force behind many of JMPR’s leading consumer campaigns and also serves as a 24-hour counsel to clients around the world for anything that might change public perception of the brand. He has represented 650 clients over 3 ½ decades ranging from Archetectural Digest to Paramount Pictures, to Lamborghini, Bentley and Infiniti.
Fascinated by the news media since childhood, Joe began his career as a rock journalist before transitioning to PR. However it was his love of automobiles, not music, which ultimately directed the path his career would follow.
Joe is a huge fan of industrial design and in his free time, collects contemporary art, automobiles and vintage photography. He is a member of the Museum of Modern Art, Los Angeles Country Museum of Art, MOCA and the Petersen Automotive Museum.
After a decade with JMPR, Breanna has worked on most of the agency’s high-profile accounts in the luxury, automotive, travel and consumer sectors. Known as JMPR’s “Voice of Reason”, she specializes in providing strategic direction, creative story ideas and PR planning for her clients and, in conjunction with her team, delivers top-tier media results. In addition to running day-to-day operations at the agency, she currently leads the Infiniti, Bugatti, Airstream and LA Auto Show and Amelia Island Concours accounts, amongst others. A graduate of California State University Northridge, Breanna has an in-depth background in journalism, public relations and digital media.
Sanaz Marbley started with JMPR nearly seven years ago and has grown with the firm into her current position as Account Supervisor, managing many of JMPR’s automotive lifestyle, aftermarket, event, publishing and consumer transportation accounts from the LA Auto Show, Meguiar’s and Pep Boys, to Royal Purple and Classic Industries. Sanaz has also managed client accounts such as the Mullin Automotive Museum, the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance, Pagani Automobili, the Motor Trend Automotive Group and Hurst Performance Vehicles, just to name a few. Sanaz brings her strong leadership skills, a steadfast belief in producing results and clear, strategic thinking to each of her accounts. Her established professional relationships with key national media help her consistently achieve major placements on behalf of her clients. In her spare time, Sanaz spends time with her husband, her 2-year-old Yorkie and continues to practice martial arts, with which she has been involved for more than 17 years, achieving the status of second degree black belt.
Erin Bronner is known as JMPR’s “Media Maven” and works on JMPR’s luxury, lifestyle and design accounts within the automotive manufacturer and consumer product markets. Throughout her time with JMPR, she has established strong relationships with key members of the media and utilizes her connections to bring new opportunities to her clients, which include Airstream, Bentley Motors, Bugatti, Mullin Automotive Museum, amongst others. Erin has vast experience in event management and logistics and can develop campaigns that perfectly suit her clients’ coverage goals. A native of Southern California, Erin graduated from Arizona State University majoring in Public Relations with an emphasis in Communications. Go Sun Devils! She also studied at the University of Westminster in London.
Ashley holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism with an emphasis in Public Relations and a minor in Marketing from California State University, Chico.
Nicky holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism from the University of Arizona. In her free time, she enjoys long distance running and playing guitar.
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