Jody Grimaldi has been helping businesses propel their messages and generate publicity for 20 years. Specializing in media relations, Grimaldi Public Relations services an exclusive list of accounts mainly within the hospitality, retail and entertainment industries. Prior to launching Grimaldi Public Relations, a boutique consultancy based in Chicagoland, Jody held corporate PR positions in-house for three global brands: McDonald’s Worldwide, Hilton Corporation and Playboy Enterprises – cutting his teeth under the tutelage of the magazine's iconic late founder, Hugh Hefner.
Jody's primary objective for clients is to raise awareness and shape perception through the generation of earned media. In concert with other marketing initiatives, Grimaldi Public Relations can help build brand, develop customer base, educate consumers, and further legitimize any business.