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

November 19th, 2021

Five Ways to Prepare Your Business for the 2021 Holiday Rush

Early preparation is the key to success when it comes to holiday sales and closing out the year on a high note.

November 19th, 2021

Nine Out-of-the-Box Marketing Promotions To Drive Positive Business Results

Marketing campaigns that capture and hold the attention of prospective clients increase the visibility of the organizations's brand.

November 5th, 2021

15 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Begin Investing In Their Professional Development

Investing more time into nonbusiness critical endeavors can positively impact an entrepreneur's skills and business.

November 2nd, 2021

16 Ways Businesses Can Construct and Maintain a Positive Work Culture

The work culture of a business has a direct impact on the ability of the organization to last long term. Besides the benefits on the business side, a positive work environment enhances the relationship between leaders and current and prospective employees, leading to increased retention and employee loyalty.


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