ClutchPR seeks Intern Star

ClutchPR seeks Intern Star ClutchPR prides itself on creative, outside-of-the-box approach to PR and communications. As an agency, we emphasize personalized services for all clients. We are constantly evolving to tell a client’s story, build a brand or execute a killer event. We believe attention to detail is the key to success and as our…

Fashion Friday: Fall forward

With Labour Day upon us, it’s time to come to grips with that fact that summer is coming to a close. Some lament the end of the season while other eagerly have their scarves, leather jackets and boots unpacked and ready to showcase. Whether you belong to the former or the later, there’s no denying…

Think like a journalist

Worried your pitches aren’t getting noticed? Chances are you aren’t pitching to a journalist – like a journalist. Editors are picky and choose to publish stories that are authentic and leave lasting impressions. The best stories start conversations. If you believe your story will cause people to say, “did you hear…” you’ve struck gold. Keep…

OSCAR NOMINATED MUSICIANS’ PERSECUTION EXPLORED IN MALI BLUES

POLITICS AND CULTURE COLLIDE IN MALI BLUES DOCUMENTARY AT TIFF16 TORONTO (August 26, 2016) — A land imprisoned by Islamic extremism lays quiet as musicians flee from their homeland fearing torture and imprisonment in seasoned documentarian Lutz Gregor’s MALI BLUES. Gregor follows Oscar nominated musician Fatoumata Diawara as she returns home to perform her first concert in Mali since…

Maximize brands with a cult following

Whether you’re aware or not, brands play an increasingly large role in shaping our identities in the place of more traditional influences like nationality or religion. By selling a lifestyle with their products, a select few brands have developed a deeper relationship with consumers and established cult followings. Previously, subcultures were what the masses turned…

ClutchPR TIFF16 Slate

ClutchPR is proud to represent the following films WEREWOLF, GREEN WHITE GREEN, LITTLE WING and MALI BLUES for the TIFF16 season.Please see below for additional information on film details, screening schedules and talent attending. WEREWOLF (Canada, 80mins, World Premiere, Discovery) Directed by:  Ashley McKenzie Starring:  Andrew Gillis, Bhreagh MacNeil Language:  English   The debut feature film by award-winning…

Breaking down gender barriers in the tech landscape

Female entrepreneurs are making substantial strides in the tech industry despite the lack of gender equality in the startup and business landscape. Despite the fact that women have 50 per cent less access to funding and only seven per cent of venture capitalist money supporting their products, women who are financed typically perform 63 per…

How to influence like Kanye

Kanye West has an undeniable mainstream cultural impact, with an army of followers who attempt to mimic the artist’s every move. Perfect validation for this phenomenon was shown when Kanye opened 21 pop-up shops around the world, one being Toronto, this past weekend – promoting his upcoming world tour. These shops were only open for…

“Let’s do brunch.”

Brunch is more than a meal, it’s a cultural phenomenon.   All around the world hungry weekenders lineup for hours to feast on brunch food favourites and catch up with friends after a full week of work. Who is brunching? Just about everyone. Millennials, young families and urban professionals are participating enthusiastically in this leisurely…