Susan Wagner founded her first PR firm in 1983. As president of Susan Wagner PR, she immerses herself in your business, developing customized and targeted strategies that create a compelling campaign with remarkable results. Her passion for the art of public relations is evident in everything she does.
Susan’s take charge, no-nonsense personality, quirky sense of humor and relentless pursuit of the best of everything for her clients makes for an extremely effective combination. In a highly competitive industry, she maintains many long-term clients, a fact that speaks volumes for the quality of her work and the strength of her relationships. Susan’s unrelenting drive to see her clients succeed makes her an invaluable and committed partner.
Her strong media relationships and solid professional reputation are unrivaled. She received the outstanding Public Relations Program from the Public Relations Society of America and several international awards for public relations and outreach from the International Society of Radio Reading Services.
Prior to founding Susan Wagner PR, Susan was a partner in several PR firms working with clients such as Basketball Hall of Famer Bob Cousy, Paramount Pictures, Homestaff, North Star Records, PGA, St Martin’s Press in NYC, Worcester Cultural Commission, Captain Kangaroo, WBZ Telethon and Radiothon, Ronan Tynan, Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival, Lisa Ling, U.S. Open Figure Skating Championships, Fulton Research, Fidelity Bank, Brown University, Caring for Kids, Worcester Center for Crafts, African Influence Gallery and Rehabilitation Hospital of the Cape and Islands.
She specializes in the planning and promotion of events of all sizes as well as healthcare, entertainment, and nonprofit promotion. Susan has also served on the other side of the fence as a nonprofit and arts administrator and educator, contributing editor, and feature writer. She has served as Events Promotion Manager for Children’s Hospital Boston and Director of Publicity for Chubby Checker Entertainment.