42% of journalists consider press releases the most trustworthy channel and source of information. DesignRush ranked the top public relations firms that help businesses establish brand awareness and credibility.


According to Cision, press releases are the most trusted news source by 42% of media professionals in the US, outranking company blogs and social media. 68% of organizations gain enhanced brand visibility from PR, while 36% benefit from reinforced thought leadership.

DesignRush, a B2B marketplace connecting businesses with agencies, identified the best public relations firms that assist brands in building reputation and reaching wider audiences.

The top public relations firms in December are:

1. POPCOM - popcom.com.au
Expertise: Media Outreach, Internal Communications, Communication Strategy and more

2. WXY GROUP - wxycon.com
Expertise: Public Relations, Branding Strategy, Community Management and more

3. AZ Brasil Comunicação - azbrasil.jor.br
Expertise: Branding, Public Relations, Events and more

4. Litmus - litmuspr.com.sg
Expertise: Communication Strategy, Public Relations, Content Marketing and more

5. Morshed - morshed-bdc.com
Expertise: Corporate Positioning, Brand Reputation Management, Crisis Management and more

6. Big Idea - bigideasa.co.za
Expertise: Brand Identity & Positioning, Event Management, Public Relations and more

7. 1Africa Consulting - 1africaconsulting.co.za
Expertise: Media Relations, Brand Positioning, Event Management and more

8. PR by AC - prbyac.com
Expertise: Public Relations, Digital Marketing, Web Design and more

9. Dark Horse PR - darkhorsepr.com
Expertise: Brand Development, Public Relations, Social Media Marketing and more

10. Cunningham PR & Marketing - cunninghampr.ie
Expertise: Event Management, Media Relations, Public Relations and more

11. Strother Communications Group - strothercommunications.group
Expertise: Branding, Public Relations, Market Research and more

12. EloQ Communications - eloqasia.com
Expertise: Consumer Public Relations, B2B Public Relations, Corporate Communications and more

13. Mentor Marketing - mentormarketing.co.za
Expertise: Brand Management, Events, Public Relations and more

14. Quick Brown Fox - quickbrownfoxpr.com
Expertise: Media Relations, PR Strategy, Internal Communications and more

15. SNS Designs - snsdesigns.es
Expertise: Internet Publicity, Online Advertising, Graphic Design and more

16. Ardent Communications - ardent.com.ph
Expertise: Public Relations, Events, Digital Marketing and more

17. August PR - augustprny.com
Expertise: Media Relations, Strategic Events, Public Relations and more

18. WOW PR - wowpr.co.uk
Expertise: PR Campaign Planning, Personal Publicity, Media Training and more

19. Brandinc PR - brandincpr.com
Expertise: Press Kit Development, Crisis Communications, Brand Strategy and more

Brands can explore the top public relations firms by location, size, average hourly rate and portfolio on DesignRush.

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