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Public Relations Global Network Adds Los Angeles Affiliate

PRGN welcomes The Hoyt Organization to its 46agency member network

Leeza Hoyt, APR, founder and CEO of The Hoyt Organization with Kent Barrett, Vice President of The Hoyt Organization.
Leeza Hoyt, APR, founder and CEO of The Hoyt Organization with Kent Barrett, Vice President of The Hoyt Organization

PHILADELPHIA (November 16, 2015) – The Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) today announced that The Hoyt Organization Inc., a full-service public relations agency based in the Los Angeles area, has joined the network as its newest affiliate. As the 46th member of the group, The Hoyt Organization is helping to expand the PRGN presence into major cities around the world.

“The pleasure of adding an agency in one of our priority markets is vital to the growth of our network,” said Ed Stevens, APR-M, president of PRGN and owner of Stevens Strategic Communications, PRGN’s Cleveland, Ohio affiliate. “After an extensive selection process, we determined that The Hoyt Organization embodies the values and best practices of this elite set of agencies around the world.”

Founded in 1992, the PRGN started as a group of five agencies, and has grown to include 46 firms. With this new addition, the network will further its mission to provide first-class public relations services to a wide variety of clients across the globe.

“I am delighted to welcome The Hoyt Organization to PRGN,” said Anne A. Buchanan, APR, President of Buchanan Public Relations and leader of the network’s Training and Development Committee. “It has been an amazing experience to watch our network grow into an international organization. I am so proud of PRGN and excited to see what markets we will expand to next.”

PRGN recently announced the results of its annual international Best Practice Awards competition. The complete list of categories and winners is available at

PRGN is actively recruiting member firms in China, Africa, Belgium and New York. PR agencies interested in joining the network should visit the PRGN website’s member recruitment section for more information or email its membership chair, C.L. Conroy, at

About Public Relations Global Network (PRGN)

Clients across six continents depend on the combined resources of the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) to deliver targeted public relations campaigns in markets around the world.  With revenues of more than $110 million (U.S.D.), PRGN is one of the world’s largest international public relations networks.  PRGN harnesses the resources of nearly. 50 independent public relations firms and more than 900 communications professionals to connect international companies and organizations with individual and culturally diverse markets globally.  Visit PRGN online at or on twitter at @PRGN.

About Buchanan Public Relations

Buchanan Public Relations is a full-service public relations, digital and crisis communications firm. Its clients include large corporations as well as leading non-profits. The firm was a founding member of the Public Relations Global Network.

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