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h2 public relations

With offices in San Diego & Chicago, H2 Public Relations is a boutique lifestyle firm specializing in media relations & publicity with an emphasis in hospitality & dining. H2PR was established in 2007 and has since executed high-profile campaigns for over 50 of the nation’s most respected chefs, restaurant groups and industry professionals.

From food, beverage and design innovators to rising star standouts in the culinary world, the firm is proud to represent James Beard & Michelin star chefs, Food & Wine Best New Chefs, Master Sommeliers and individual recipients of the International Association of Culinary Professionals’ (IACP) highest honors. H2PR has also collaborated on creative PR campaigns with those who have influenced the spirits community on a national scale, receiving industry nods from Tales of the Cocktail—the world’s premier cocktail festival.

Having launched establishments for several of the most influential restaurateurs in the country and coordinated dinners at the James Beard House in New York, H2PR has been able to consistently draw the eye of national press, securing coveted media placements for clients on The Today Show, The Travel Channel and The Food Network as well as in premier publications such as Food & Wine, Esquire, The New York Times, Imbibe, Travel & Leisure, Bon Appetit, GQ, Saveur, USA Today and People Magazine.


Grassroots Marketing

  • community relations 
  • strategic brand alignment 
  • pop up events + promotion ideation 

Event Production

  • grand openings + launches 
  • creative inspiration + copy + mood boards 
  • PR + marketing
  • guest list + logistics

Social Media Strategy

Curated Publicity Campaigns

Media Relations

  • local + national connections
  • targeted press materials & assets 
  • compelling storytelling 
  • editorial forecasting 
  • media forecasting 
  • desk sides + press trips

Copy Writing

Influencer Relations & Collaborations