Client Start Year End Year
Post Consumer Brands 2013 Current
Hostess Brands 2021 Current
Sunbrella 2019 Current
J.Jill 2023 Current
Formica Corporation 2015 Current
Marvin 2016 Current
Big Lots 2022 Current
Kampgrounds of America (KOA) 2023 Current
Valspar 2023 Current
HGTV Home by Sherwin-Williams 2023 Current

Come Together. Stand Apart. Carmichael Lynch Relate, we believe that when the best of strategy and creative work together, brands stand apart. Using this philosophy, we've built and reinvigorated some of the most beloved and iconic brands in the world. In the end, our clients transcend their competition to become not only successful, but a part of American pop culture. We have built our company and all its processes on a model of cooperation between interdependent capabilities. This allows us to provide our clients with the kind of seamless collaboration they need, and they consistently tell us our approach is both unique and refreshing.

As a midsize PR agency, we have deep enough resources to provide best-in-class public relations services while remaining nimble and responsive to client needs. Carmichael Lynch Relate's services include the right combination of critical, longstanding public relations services such as earned media relations, brand journalism, reputation management and crisis/issues management, as well as integrated offerings such as content creation, social channel strategy, influencer analytics and engagement, creative development, paid media and digital strategy.

Throughout our history, we’ve been recognized for our work with numerous top industry awards, including PRWeek, PRSA Silver Anvils and SABRE Awards. In 2021, we were named by Forbes as one of America’s Best PR Agencies and in 2023, our work earned Campaign of the Year by PRWeek and recognized with a Global SABRE, a designation achieved by the top 40 campaigns in the world. 

Carmichael Lynch Relate is a stand-alone agency that celebrates our adjacency to advertising powerhouse Carmichael Lynch. Our two agencies can snap together to provide a fully-integrated solution as needed. This collaboration offers clients a holistic, cross-discipline perspective on their businesses, taking into account paid, owned and earned strategies to deliver maximum results.

  • Marcus Fischer

    Marcus Fischer

    Chief Executive Officer

  • Julie Batliner

    Julie Batliner

    President & Chief Growth Officer

  • Grete Lavrenz

    Grete Lavrenz

    General Manager

  • Alan Newbold

    Alan Newbold

    Executive Vice President

  • Brooke Worden

    Brooke Worden

    Executive Vice President

  • Régine Labossière

    Régine Labossière

    Director of Media Relations

  • Megan Weber

    Megan Weber

    Senior Vice President

  • Courtney Green

    Courtney Green

    Managing Supervisor

  • Carol Frazer Haynesworth

    Carol Frazer Haynesworth

    Director of Multicultural Strategy and Inclusion

  • Marty Senn

    Marty Senn

    Chief Creative Officer

  • John Green

    John Green

    Chief Financial and Operating Officer