Specialties

 

Case Studies

BECOMING FACEBOOK: THE 10 CHALLENGES THAT DEFINED THE COMPANY THAT'S DISRUPTING THE WORLD

MEDIA CONNECT conducted a boutique campaign for Silicon Valley insider Mike Hoefflinger’s book, Beco... more ›

 

CONNECTEDNESS AND CONTAGION: PROTECTING THE FINANCIAL SYSTEM FROM PANICS

Media Connect has successfully promoted (in 2016) Professor Hal Scott, the author of Connectedness a... more ›

 

CALCULATED RISK: THE MODERN ENTREPRENEUR’S HANDBOOK

How does an entrepreneur take any idea and turn it into a profitable venture?  What do investors loo... more ›

 

ALTERED GENES, TWISTED TRUTH

MEDIA CONNECT conducted a boutique campaign for public interest attorney Steven M. Druker’s book Alt... more ›

 

HOWARD SCHATZ: 25 YEARS

Brilliant photographer Howard Schatz was promoted by Media Connect several years ago for his award-w... more ›

 

THE MYTHS OF CREATIVITY: THE TRUTH ABOUT HOW INNOVATIVE COMPANIES AND PEOPLE GENERATE GREAT IDEAS

MEDIA CONNECT conducted a boutique campaign for the founder of LDRLB and a professor of management a... more ›

 

THE BEST PLACE TO WORK

MEDIA CONNECT conducted a boutique campaign for award-winning psychologist Ron Friedman’s THE BEST P... more ›

 

BRIEF: MAKE A BIGGER IMPACT BY SAYING LESS

MEDIA CONNECT conducted a boutique campaign for the founder and CEO of Sheffield Marketing Partners... more ›

 

THE MIRACLE OF THE KURDS

MEDIA CONNECT promoted The Miracle of the Kurds: A Remarkable Story of Hope Reborn In Northern Iraq... more ›

 

THE STORM AND THE TIDE

Sports Illustrated Books asked MEDIA CONNECT to promote The Storm and The Tide by Lars Anderson, a f... more ›

 

OUT OF THE DEPTHS: AN UNFORGETTABLE WWII STORY OF SURVIVAL, COURAGE, AND THE SINKING OF THE USS INDIANAPOLIS

On July 30, 1945 the USS Indianapolis was struck by two Japanese torpedoes and rolled over, sinking... more ›

 

ART & PLACE

Phaidon Press issued a beautiful photography book entitled Art & Place. MEDIA CONNECT was asked... more ›

 
 

MEDIA CONNECT (MC) features a number of specialty groups to service your specific publicity needs. Each PTA specialty group is headed by professionals who have years of expertise and passionate interest in serving you.

Each MC Specialty group can provide its own press kit upon request.

Please click on one of the links below to find out more about our MEDIA CONNECT groups:

 

Business Books

MC Business is a specialty division that, since its inception more than 20 years ago, boasts a number of successful book campaigns including three recent New York Times bestsellers, The Value of Debt by Thomas J. Anderson (Wiley), Infiltrated by Jay W. Richards (McGraw Hill) and Wealthy by Design by Kimberly Foss (Greenleaf), as well as the Wall Street Journal bestseller The Courage Solution by Mindy Mackenzie (Greenleaf). more ›

Fiction

MEDIA CONNECT is well known in the industry as being a leader in promoting and publicizing non-fiction. Did you know that we are also experts in fiction? Our customized promotional campaigns maximize media coverage and gain the critical visibility that helps drive sales. more ›

 

Entertainment

MC Entertainment is a subset of Planned Television Arts with decades of experience in entertainment-related event planning, promotion and publicity... more ›

Faith

MC Faith is the full service Christian division of MEDIA CONNECT. MC Faith has worked with many Christian publishers and authors to promote their books, and bring their message not only to the CBA market, but also to the general mainstream market. more ›

 

Politics

MC Politics works with some of the biggest and brightest political names to spread key messages and target audiences in new and unique ways. more ›

Sports

MC's championship-caliber team of sports publicists will hit a homerun promoting your next baseball, golf, football, basketball, hockey, auto racing or other sports topic. more ›

 

Publishing Strategies

As the premier provider of book promotion and author publicity services in the United States, MEDIA CONNECT has helped countless authors put their work in front of millions of Americans. Now, we offer a new service that helps organizations with important messages for the to transform their concepts into highly visible and broadly distributed books. more ›

Parenting

One of MEDIA CONNECT’s specialty areas is promoting books about parenting. Over the years, we have promoted many best-selling and first time parenting authors. Distinguished authors include Kevin Leman, Vicki Hoefle, Douglas Haddad, Joanie Geltman, Erica Komisar, Jessica Lahey, Dr. Daniel Siegel, Hal Runkel, Tyler Durman, and many others. more ›

 

Health

From health and wellness to fitness to branding to policy to medical devices, Media Connect (MC) has been quietly lending our media and branding expertise to authors, doctors, hospitals and other health experts for the past few decades. more ›

Corporate

We are not just a publishing public relations firm. Over the years, MEDIA CONNECT services for media campaigns have been utilized by corporations, businesses and individuals, not necessarily directly related to publishing. more ›

 

Art

Media Connect is a specialist at arranging television and radio interviews, garnering consumer and trade print media placements, gaining gift guide coverage, securing a full range of digital placements, and scheduling author events for art, photography, and entertainment books. more ›

 
 

TESTIMONIALS

Thanks, PTA, for providing great support throughout my book-publishing experience. Rick Frishman was a great coach and mentor, providing great contacts and connections, followed by his team's effective public relations plan, so capably executed by Dannelle Catlett...PTA was a 360 resource in putting MBA in a DAY into the market!
— STEVEN STRALSER, Author