Mary Ann Butcher

Long Beach, California, United States


Senior Level Publicity, Development & TV Industry Professional A recognized public relations executive, backed by an extensive and diverse career of successful marketing & publicity experience, I am keenly interested in a new chapter in my life. Having just sold my firm, I have launched & publicized a plethora of products, projects, TV series and services ranging from entertainment to cutting edge technology to the beverage industry. I have provided publicity services for more than 20 TV stations in NYC, Phoenix, Houston, Raleigh-Durham, Nashville & Vegas. With a history of success in each assignment, I also bring my expertise from ABC-TV, the Disney, Intel & Pepsi. Areas of expertise: • Public Relations • Focus Group Analysis • Corporate Communications • Lifestyle Branding • Show Runner • Budget and Financial Analysis • TV Casting (Scripted & Unscripted) • Media Relations AUTHENTIC-PR / REALITY TV DEPOT / Red Carpet Marketing & PR: LA, CA As owner and principal, established this entertainment-centric company in 2007 and growing it to a 7-figure, profitable organization. Sold in August 2012, it utilizes project and client management experience with companies like Disney, Google, Pepsi, Frito Lay and many others to build strategies and tactics for public relations and marketing campaigns utilizing existing and emerging technologies to the full benefit of the client. While primarily supporting the entertainment industry, Authentic PR also assists, guides and coaches entrepreneurs to see their concepts and dreams become reality through communication and collaboration. Reality TV Depot works in multiple areas: development/casting with independent producers for show premises as well as finding big personalities that will pop on screen. We help secure necessary rights, bring together producers with established production companies and supervise the development process. We also work as agents and managers as appropriate. Specialties All aspects of Reality TV including: *Casting *Development *Budget & Finance (Business Affairs)