“Karen was a key member of the team that turned Travel Channel into a successful multi-media business. She was proactive and strategic in her development of our communications initiatives, whilst retaining the flexibility to respond to events. She nurtured and maintained deep and meaningful relationships with our talent and her media contacts, which enabled her to deliver many ‘win-wins’ for all our key stakeholders.”
Patrick YoungePresident, Travel Channel
"Karen is an utmost professional always doing whatever it takes to get the job done. She is a hard worker and truly creative, always keeping the process moving forward."
Ben CohenPhotography Production, NBC Universal
“Karen and the whole Bullseye team were great to work with in promoting the MLB All-Star Game. They generated results, worked tirelessly, demonstrated strong relationships and adjusted on a dime when necessary. They did everything with a positive attitude and great spirit. I really value our productive partnership.”
Matt Bourne, Vice President Business Communications, Major League Baseball
"Karen’s biggest strength is in project management and her ability to develop, foster and maintain relationships with a variety of external and internal clients. She forged long-standing relationships with numerous media outlets that helped to drive the business forward. Further, she led talent management in superior fashion – earning her consistent praise from key stakeholders including network talent, agents, ad sales and affiliate representatives and clients. Her personal approach to communications and ability to work towards consensus across business disciplines makes her an asset to any communications team."
James AshurstVP of Communications, Discovery Communications
"Bullseye works media and event publicity for high-profile projects such as the launch of our scripted film "Killing Kennedy" and our signature series "Brain Games." They bring great relationships, creative thinking and results driven planning to the table.”
Chad SandhasDirector of Talent and Media Relations, Nat Geo Channel
“Karen and her team at Bullseye not only have excellent and deep contacts with key media contacts, they are also incredibly detailed and results oriented. They will deliver on objectives.”
Steve SchiffmanCEO, Justice Network
“Bullseye worked the Thomson Reuters/Bravo Top Chef brunch during the White House Correspondents' Dinner weekend. They rocked working with notable figures and celebrities, wrangling the perfect shots and the efforts paid off handsomely with several images going viral."
Lauren YoungEditor at Reuters
"Karen impressed the team with her quick grasp of a complex place, an unflagging work ethic that exceeded expectations, a positive attitude, solid writing/pitching skills and complete professionalism. Karen energizes any enterprise in which she is involved."
Michelle BaumannPublic Relations ManagerWalt Disney World
“Karen is exceptional - able to artfully navigate very tricky situations. She is especially skilled at balancing the needs of VIPs with the needs of the organizations they serve. Karen keeps her head in the face of chaos and approaches every situation with a great, get-it-done-no-matter-what attitude.”
Pat LaffertyCEO, Bartle Bogle Hegarty
“Karen leads publicity efforts with a strategic vision that helps to maximize the exposure of the brand. She has a thoughtful approach that pulls upon her vast experiences in the industry, and she is well-respected among her media contacts and peers.”
Michae GodwinDirector of Publicity, PBS
“Quick, intelligent, and focused, they always hits the target with skill and accuracy. Dedicated team players, they easily wins the trust and affection of clients and colleagues alike.”
Stella GiammasiVP, Communications and Strategic Brand Management, PBS / WNET
"Having worked with a number of PR agencies, none can compare to Bullseye. Their enthusiasm, expertise and ability to create a compelling PR 'hook', secured our company with hits on Fox News, NY Times, Wall Street Journal, New York Magazine and many more. Not only are they organized, connected and creative, also a pleasure to work with as a real 'partner' in the work: listening, brainstorming and strategizing."
Anne DriscollVP of Marketing, Property Room
"It's because of their unfailing approach to connecting the people they represent to the people who matter that my travel series are always very well represented in all forms of media. Simply great and a joy to work with."
Samantha BrownTelevision Personality
"Bullseye delivers great earned media for their clients, period! A lot of PR types say they can do it, but this agency works tirelessly for their clients to come through with media that drive businesses. An integral resource in any strategic marketing campaign."
Russell HirshonPresident Digital Strategy, MOD
"Karen is the hardest working woman in PR. She was able to land us on television networks, radio stations, in magazine and newspaper articles, and essentially in press all over the world as though it was the easiest thing she had ever done. In truth, there is no one better."
Melanie UlleTelevision Co-Host, 1,000 Places to See
"Bullseye has strong strategic thinkers who produces measurable public relations results for their clients. In addition, they are the most consummate professionals and a pleasure to work with, seamlessly merging their skills with other professionals."
Steve GrayOwner, Rockford Gray
"Bullseye has the most passionate, dedicated and smart PR professionals. And Karen is a creative 'out of the box' thinker who works tirelessly to get the results her clients deserve. Besides being super detailed and results-oriented, she's also a true delight to work with."
Shayne FraekeCEO, Premiere TV
"Bullseye knows a great story, has a strategic mind and approach, strong relationships with folks in media - this combo makes sure that clients have coverage on a consistent basis. When described in hard numbers - placement, media impressions, earned media value vs. advertising for the same coverage, and increased business - nothing fuzzy about that report card, just solid performance."
Jeff CaporizzoVice-President, Edelman
“Karen and her team at Bullseye Communications provided to be a great benefit to the launch of our series on Discovery ID. Their hard work, ability to work with others and strong contacts made the difference, and puts them top on our list.”
Joe Townley, COO/Executive Producer, MY-Entertainment
"Karen possesses broad communications skills and marketing experience, and a dedicated and organized work ethic. She was instrumental in creating our strategic brand vision and public relations plans, and served as a key leader across our business and industry. Karen demonstrates poise in handling crisis, whether related to production, talent or company priorities."
Jonathan SichelGen Manager, Scripps Networks Interactive
“The team at Bullseye truly goes above and beyond to deliver thoughtful strategic partnership and measureable results! Not only are they an absolute joy to work with, but they are inspiring in their passion for PR and their commitment to client service. We couldn’t recommend the team enough!”
Kerri Hannigan, VP Marketing & Communications at Rare
“Bullseye did a great job for the Washington International Horse Shows. Karen was attentive, responsive and was able to secure very good media coverage for the show. We really appreciated all of her efforts and her enthusiasm for the event. '
Vicki Lowell, Chief Content Officer, USEF
“Bullseye Communications was extremely professional, responsive and motivated to support our press efforts. We were up against a lot of challenges , but they were aggressive and pivoted with our changing approach. They made everything seamless and were always readily available for calls or with updates. Thank you for your support and partnership in our successful press efforts!
Caitlin Gato, Director Communications, NBC, USA Networks, SYFY and Wilshire Studios
"We love working with Karen and the Bullseye team. They bring a real zest and burst of energy to proceedings. Smart, creative yet composed and thoughtful to ensure we yield the desired outcome. The deep relationships have certainly helped us land our brand."
Glenn Edwards, Managing Director, LEON Restaurants USA
"Thank you Bullseye for everything you did to make our first big holiday media event amazing! Because of your strategic efforts, it was the best turnout of any media event we have ever done! We can't thank you enough for your help and making every detail such a success!"
Josie Rosensteel, Account Executive, Newell Rubbermaid
"Karen is literally the Queen of all things media making our events pop and coverage flow."
Reagan Brown, VP Business Development, HealthTeacher
"Bullseye Communications partnered with our small start-up to generate incredible results in both consumer and trade media, resulting in increased brand awareness that translated to lead generation. From strategic media placements and partnerships, to carefully orchestrated placement on panels and at conferences, Karen and the team at Bullseye worked tirelessly to ensure that we were on the map. Easy to work with, tenacious, and fully dedicated, Bullseye represented our best interests at all times. Highly recommend."
Mary-Liz McDonald, General Manager, Tone Networks
"Karen was such a pleasure to work with when our film Follow the Leader was released on public television! She was always fast & responsive, and had numerous inventive ideas about different approaches we could take to raise awareness about the film. Always diplomatic, she was honest and frank in assessing possibilities and driving results!"
Jonathan Goodman Levitt, Filmmaker