April Margulies

Member Since 2021

April Margulies

President & Founder

Trust Relations

Arizona

Trust Relations was founded by public relations veteran April Margulies, who has nearly 20 years of industry experience counseling and implementing campaigns on behalf of clients across numerous industries, from Fortune 100 companies to startups. April worked at the world's best agencies in New York City, including Weber Shandwick, Edelman, Rubenstein Public Relations and Spong, before starting her own firm, and has represented an impressive roster of clients and their executives over the course of her career. Among the clients she has counseled are MasterCard Worldwide, MetLife International, Sotheby's International Realty, Hyatt, Rosetta Stone, Petco, American Standard, The Dannon Company, YellowTail Wines, Sealed Air and eMusic. April received her B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communications from Iowa State University and continued studying integrated marketing communications at Columbia University in New York City, in the M.A. program in Strategic Communications.


SKILLS

  • Public Relations
  • Entrepreunership
  • Mentoring

RECENT CONTENT

October 7th, 2021

How Companies Can Maintain Long-Term Diversity Commitments

Diversity, equity and inclusion are not one-and-done initiatives—they require long-term, ongoing efforts to be successful.

September 30th, 2021

10 Cost-Effective Ways to Boost Your Website's SEO

Search engine optimization is critical for any business that wants to be found online—and it doesn't have to be expensive to address it.

September 20th, 2021

Feeling Burned Out? 15 Ways for Executives to Get Back on Track

Business leaders carry the weight of their organizations on their shoulders. In addition to ensuring ideas come to fruition and customers are satisfied, executives also have the added pressure of ensuring employee needs are being met. These priorities can place a considerable strain on a leader even in times when a business is fairing well.

September 9th, 2021

14 Ways Leaders Can Learn To Adapt Quickly

The business world moves fast, and companies that aren’t able to keep up run the risk of falling behind. Building a sustainably successful company requires that leaders understand just how much the business can and will change over time.


COMPANY INFO

Trust Relations

Trust Relations is a fast-growing, virtual branding and strategic communications agency. We bypass the traditional agency model to build trusted brands, craft authentic stories and engage diverse audiences — for marquee brands and disruptive startups alike. At Trust Relations, we represent companies that straddle multiple verticals and have diverse communications needs. Our unique structure allows us to hire the best and brightest professionals nationwide to create “dream teams” that are most suited for our clients’ specific PR and marketing goals and budgets. Agile and packed with talent, our nimble teams offer unparalleled value for clients. We optimize budgets, generate superior results, and match the ideal talent with every client account. Thanks to our fluid and non-siloed structure, we easily scale and grow with clients. We can penetrate any vertical, handle their multidimensional communications needs, and deliver truly integrated solutions. We also excel at creating inspiring ways for clients to showcase their brand value. We highlight supportive proof points and ideate compelling activations to demonstrate a brand’s unique story and value proposition across multiple channels. "Trust Relations" is a term coined by President and Founder April Margulies to describe a new approach to strategic communications. We focus on conveying clients' authentic actions, value and goodwill. In technology, trust relationships are an administration and communication link between two domains. In communications, they are a bond of mutual respect between a brand and the people it serves. Our mission is to bring clients' brands, visions and value propositions to life through creative thinking, strategies and activations that produce meaningful results. Here is what sets us apart.


AREA OF FOCUS

  • Public Relations
  • Business Writing
  • Strategic Communications

INDUSTRY

Business