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We at Expert Connection PR are firm believers in the mantra, “it’s who you know.”

You’re the expert in your field, so why not leave it to the experts to handle your PR? Strong connections have the unique ability to transform the sky into your only limit – and that’s precisely where we come in.

Founded to grant the top experts in each field exclusive access to the diverse array of media outlets we have relationships with – not to mention, creating great synergy between leading experts in complementary fields – Expert Connection PR is all about making the connections that count most to push your brand over the tipping point.

Expert Connection PR is the fast, easy, cost-effective way to connect with the media – and for the media to connect with you.

Connect with us today and see how going twice the distance in half the time works for your name.

Valerie Allen

Valerie Allen is a seasoned publicist with more than 20 years of entertainment industry experience. She currently represents a wide variety of television personalities including Dr. Drew Pinsky and the hit reality series Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew now in its 6th season. Before founding her own firm in 2001, Valerie held director positions at public relations powerhouses Burson-Marsteller and Rogers & Cowan and was a senior account executive at Davidson & Choy Publicity.

Valerie earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Ithaca College Park School of Communications in New York and a Masters degree in Journalism from Temple University in Philadelphia. She is a two-time recipient of the prestigious George Foster Peabody Broadcasting Award, and a member of the Entertainment Publicists Professional Society.

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Valerie lives in Santa Monica with her husband and daughter.