Hot Property PR was founded in 2012 by publicist Kendra Newton, with a focus on consumer lifestyle, print and digital media and personal branding. Hot Property PR offers a range of services from public relations campaign development, press release writing, celebrity/influencer outreach, media relations, product placement, social media campaigns and more.
Kendra Newton has years of PR experience with a focus on media and consumer lifestyle publicity. Kendra was most recently the Account Manager at Full Picture PR, where she led media campaigns for Victoria’s Secret and ESquared Hospitality, while also providing support to beauty accounts, including Dr. Pat Wexler and KeSARI.
Kendra previously held a Senior Publicist position at HarperCollins Publishers, handling media outreach for Harper Paperbacks, Harper Perennial, Collins Design, Avon and It Books. While on staff, she managed campaigns for New York Times bestsellers, such as “The EveryGirl’s Guide to Life,” by Extra co-host Maria Menounos and the paperback release of “Black Water Rising” by Attica Locke.
At Bauer Publishing, Kendra was a Publicist for Life & Style Weekly, Woman’s World, and First Magazine. She also previously worked at Hearst Magazines as an Associate PR Manager, securing media placements for Marie Claire, Seventeen, Redbook, Good Housekeeping, House Beautiful, SmartMoney and Popular Mechanics.
Kendra originally got her start in the PR industry as an Account Coordinator with Lippe Taylor PR, working on several consumer accounts including Pantene Relaxed & Natural, Cetaphil and Jenny Craig.
Throughout her career, Kendra has secured great media relationships with numerous outlets, such outlets as E! News, Entertainment Tonight, Fox & Friends, USA Today, OK! Weekly, People.com, MSN’s Glo.com, Sirius Radio, New York Post and Page Six, PIX11 Morning News and Good Day NY.
Kendra holds a M.S. in Journalism with a concentration in Magazine Publishing from Northwestern University, and a B.A. in Journalism from Pennsylvania State University.