Qorvis Communications Takes a Bite of the Burger Market

Qorvis Hired by BGR The Burger Joint

Jul 16, 2013, 15:26 ET from Qorvis Communications

WASHINGTON, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Qorvis Communications, one of the largest independent communications agencies in the United States, announced today that they have been hired by BGR to raise awareness of The Burger Joint's extensive and tasty menu.

"BGR is a leader in the best burger market and we are excited to work with The Burger Joint," Qorvis Managing Partner and CEO Michael Petruzzello said. "We will help BGR by raising its profile in the competitive burger industry and Washington dining scene, along with increasing consumer awareness for its extensive menu offerings."

Qorvis will work with BGR on all elements of media relations including research, messaging, media outreach, special events and promotions.

"We are pleased to work with Qorvis to further raise awareness of BGR, our quality, chef-driven menu and our growing position in the burger market," said Nate Ripley, president of operations for BGR. "It is an exciting time for BGR as we continue to expand. Qorvis will play a key role in helping us grow and increasing our national profile."

Qorvis has extensive consumer public relations experience and working with clients in the food and beverage industry. Current and past clients include Feld Entertainment's Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey®, Feld Motor Sports and Disney On Ice; Beam Global Spirits & Wine, Inc. (now Beam, Inc.); Virginia Lottery; and AAMCO.

About Qorvis Communications, LLC
Formed in August 2000, Qorvis provides its clients with expertise in the areas of public and media relations, advertising, public affairs, investor relations and financial services communications, grassroots campaigns, Internet-based campaigns, digital media strategies, online reputation management, and research and opinion surveys. For more information, visit www.qorvis.com, contact info@qorvis.com or follow us on Twitter: @qorvis.

About BGR: The Burger Joint
Founded in 2008, BGR The Burger Joint is a highly acclaimed restaurant group that is a leader in the fast-growing better burger market. BGR has a chef-driven menu designed around an exclusive blend of Prime, Dry-aged beef, cooked-to-order, over an open flame. Menu offerings include burgers, fries, shakes, beer/wine and other seasonal specialties. For more information, visit www.bgrtheburgerjoint.com, or follow us on Facebook (/BGRBurgerJoint) or Twitter (@BGRBurgerJoint).

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