NEW YORK, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Award-winning Public Relations veteran and uber creative media maven Pamela Johnston has launched a new full-service public relations firm, Cloud12 PR. Why Cloud12? Because Cloud12 reaches for the outer limits with their ideas and arrives at a place that's above what anyone has ever thought of.
"We elevate everything we do at Cloud12 and that is embodied in our name," said Pamela Johnston.
Respected by peers, journalists and clients alike, Pamela Johnston has spent 20 years developing strategic solutions that answer her clients' desire to drive business results. Her approach is sometimes unconventional, always creative, seldom the expected, and proven highly successful.
"Think big. Almost everyone out there can benefit from Pam's magic. Wow, it's just beautiful to look at all this press." Michelle Peluso, former CEO of Travelocity and President of Site59
"It seems Pamela that you're responsible for the rain, the wind through the trees and the gravitational pull of the earth." Howard Lefkowitz, VEGAS.com former President
"If I had to choose 1 person to be marooned on an island with it would be Pam. She would somehow make the island famous and convince an airline to start flying there." Michael Dweck, President, Dweck!
"In every company I've brought Pamela into, she's delivered time and time again with fresh ideas, fantastic results and a fun working relationship." Ken Grunski, President of Telestial
"She must have invented the term: 'think outside the box.'" Michael Gross, President, Global Travel International, and Pamela's very first client
"My dirty little secret is that I have been taking credit for all of Pamela's accomplishments – and they are considerable -- ever since she went out on her own." Iris Maitland, Pamela's Mom
Dozens of accolades adorn Pamela's shelves and virtual walls, including a Brandweek Guerilla Marketer of the Year Award and Top 25 Most Brilliant Minds in Sales & Marketing from the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI).
Cloud12's charter clients include New York-based Briggs and Riley Travelware, the renowned luggage and business case maker; Toronto-based iStopover, the place to stay when hotels aren't; Kreab Gavin Anderson for corporate responsibility work for Fortune 500 companies; London-based SilverRail Technologies, the only technology provider for the world's railroads to connect to the travel distribution system; New Jersey-based SummerMuff, the first 100% organic cotton stroller solution that protects babies from the sun, and New York and Utah-based TechMediaNetwork, the #3 ComScore rated and fastest growing technology publishing and media company.
Johnston's past clients have two things in common – they've all sought break-through ideas and ended up with extreme results, including Site59, Cheapflights.com, Boston Consulting Group, Washington Post, NBC, Toy Industry Association, VEGAS.com, Dweck, Sniqueaway by TripAdvisor, The Torino Olympic Committee (TOROC), @stake, Davidoff of Geneva, Doral, ElegantHotels.com, Karisma Hotels, Fiesta Americana, Jolly Hotels, Satworx, Vayant, Grey e-Marketing, the Committee of 200, and BabyBjorn as well as M & A communications for the $700 million acquisition of Sunterra by Diamond Resorts and the $300 million merger of Advanced Results Marketing and Mercury Media.
Cloud12 PR includes a staff of senior-level thinkers who are experienced in the trenches and deliver high-level, blue-sky thinking and ground-level results. The team consists of business executives with expertise in digital media, social media, branding, and multi-channel communications and comprises more than 70 years combined experience from companies and clients including the Founder of Quotient Marketing sold to Fishbowl, Executive Director of The Online News Association, Executive Director of the Association of Travel Marketing Executives, Director of PR for MSNBC.com and Director of Marketing for About.com.
The Cloud12 PR team has expertise in travel services, technology, lifestyle and consumer products, mobile and communications, hospitality, luxury market, entertainment, health, new product launches, issues management and crisis communications.
Pamela graduated from Tufts University with a B.A. in French and a minor in chutzpah. She founded the award-winning agency PJ Inc. in 1997 that she sold to holding company @aquila in 2009. Pamela speaks French and Spanish fluently and basic Italian and Patois.
To start your journey to Cloud12, contact Pamela Johnston at: Pamela@cloud12pr.com
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