"Brian has done an amazing job earning us local media coverage across television and print outlets as we enter into new markets, which has led to a measurable increase in our app usage. Not only has he done excellent work executing on our PR strategy, Brian also brings additional value by pushing us on different approaches to expand our business and by connecting us with potential new clients."
Wayne Lin -- co-founder/COO, GetUpside
"Working with Agency Byrnes has allowed us to build brand awareness, generate media coverage and increase audience engagement. Brian has a great understanding of how news media works and his efforts have helped Quickload control our message, earn placements in reputable publications, and create true industry influence."
Marianna Schiavino -- Director of Marketing, Quickload
"Not only is Brian a dynamo at generating coverage, but he also shows a personal commitment to our brand. Multiple times Brian has successfully suggested improvements to our business that go well beyond the scope of PR and into the coveted role of business partner."
Dan Miller -- CEO, Mulberrys Garment Care
"Media Relations and Communications is an interesting mix of the art of story and sales -- selling the story. Brian Byrnes is a master on both sides of the equation, which is what makes him so effective at what he does."
Reid Genauer -- CMO, Magisto & lead singer/guitarist, Strangefolk & Assembly of Dust
“You are the best! Thank you for all your excellent efforts and the good vibes that you always put forth.”
Kevin Johansen -- musician
"Agency Byrnes has far exceeded our expectations. Brian consistently gets our brand in front of the right people, and has helped Washio gain media exposure in everything from local newspapers to national television. Brian is highly communicative and easy to work with, and his extensive media connections make him an excellent choice for any business looking to gain additional exposure.”
Jordan Metzner -- co-founder/CEO, Washio
"Agency Byrnes took great care to understand the essence of Podium’s intended message. Brian was confidently firm about his area of expertise, but still willing to incorporate our feedback. He knows what media is looking for, and can effectively adapt a story to their needs. Working with him was a very pleasant experience and we will definitely be referring others to him.”
James Tonn and Greg Lawrence -- co-founders, Podium Publishing
"Brian has been a huge asset to us, especially in reaching out to the media and Spanish-speaking community. We are absolutely thrilled with the things Agency Byrnes managed to put together, and are very grateful to have them working with us."
Francoise Mouly -- publisher, TOON Books & Art Editor, The New Yorker Magazine
"Hiring Agency Byrnes to lead communications for Cargomatic was an excellent choice. Brian brings a wholly unique understanding of how the media works, and contacts to boot. He has consistently offered insightful ideas for communicating our long-term strategy, while also deftly handling day-to-day relationships with a diverse group of journalists, partners and investors."
Jonathan Kessler -- co-founder, Cargomatic