Testimonials

Home/Testimonials

“These placements are so good! I’m sending these links to Walmart to show how much love the Girl Scouts Friendship Dolls are getting…not to mention (actually I will mention) very nice exposure for Walmart.”

- Kate Clark, President, YOTTOY Productions

“Another outstanding job by the fine folks at Grand Communications.”

- David Butler, Director, Corporate Affairs, XM Satellite Radio

“Grand is on fire!! This is very helpful and I’ve shared it with all my buyers. Keep up the great work.”

- Shawn Glyn, V.P. Of Sales & Marketing, Jay at Play International, on J-Animals appearance on GMA and in BYOU magazine

“The team here is FREAKING out with excitement and we all know this was [founder and CEO] Wehun’s #1 goal. Amazing work!! In the internal email I gave all kudos to Grand :O) #bestteamever.”

- Charmaine D’Silva, Senior Director, Partner Communications, Wishabi Inc., home of the Flipp shopping app

“Grand is amazing. Alison, I thank you for your incredible work on our behalf.”

- Bill Isler, CEO, The Fred Rogers Company

“This is fantastic coverage! Given the super-tight timeline, I wasn’t sure what to expect and this exceeded my expectations. Kudos to you and your team on securing all of this coverage!”

- Lily Yan, Brand Director, Nelvana

“Thanks for all your help at CES. Grand did an outstanding job and we all know how hectic it was!”

- Jodi Sally, Vice President, Marketing, Coby Electronics

“PERFECT TIMING! This is the sort of publicity we are seeking for our titles. GREAT JOB – YOU MADE US ALL LOOK GREAT!”

- Jovi Stevenson, Director of Marketing, Gaiam

“I opened the door this morn, picked up the paper, the biz and tech section fell out and there was the headline – Paddington Bear is Back Big Time! – and the article is the entire top half of the back page.”

- Kate Clark, President, YOTTOY Productions, on Wall Street Journal “How I Built It” feature spotlighting the Paddington Bear licensee

“A TERRIFIC piece that does real justice to the brand and the efforts of all the key partners. Thanks so much to all who contributed, and of course well done, Alison and company!”

- Andrew Kerr, Head of Consumer Products, The Americas and Australasia, Nelvana Enterprises, on Babar Business Day feature in The New York Times

“I thought the Fox News interview went very well. Looks like there are some additional good things in the pipe line. Really appreciate all your efforts on this.”

- Charles Riotto, President, the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA)

"Thanks for this update. What a great response! This was a terrific idea and expertly executed."

- Paul Siefken, VP, Broadcast and Digital Media, The Fred Rogers Company, on “12 Days of Daniel Giveaway” Facebook promotion

"Thank you for helping make Daniel a reality. You and your team did great work. We appreciate all that you did for this neighborhood."

- Bill Isler, CEO, The Fred Rogers Company, on the PBS KIDS launch of Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

“Thank you for all of your hard work and great results.”

- Sharon Philippart, Senior Director, PBS KIDS Marketing and Communications, PBS

“You guys are working wonders! Keep up the great work!”

- Michael Tarlowe, Senior Content Acquisition Manager, Music, Amazon

"You did great work on promoting the show to our many audiences, among them the Emmy voters!"

– Richard Hudson, Twin Cities Public Television Executive Producer and head of the SciGirls creative team, on a trio of Daytime Emmy nominations for the PBS series for tween girls

“Grand Communications has done a GRAND job on this program! I’m sending your good news out to a broader audience…. Our sales people will be taking it into a meeting tomorrow with their buyer… I can’t tell you how ecstatic they are about the results! This is great stuff for them to leverage with our accounts.”

- Stacy Gabrielle, Manager, Public Relations, Binney & Smith, Inc. (home of Crayola)

“Thanks for the release – for your excellent phrase making, burst of energy and spirit. It is just what we need.”

- Bob Drew, American cinéma-vérité pioneer, Drew Associates

“Just wanted to say thanks again for all your help this year! Exciting to see all the great stuff coming out of [BEA] already.”

- Brittany Turner, Public Relations, Amazon

“Grand Communications rocks.”

- Chance Patterson, VP, Corporate Affairs, XM Satellite Radio

“Just wanted to send a huge THANK YOU for all the work you’re doing on behalf of Happy Nappers, and by extension, the Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation. I saw your placement in Newsday and was overjoyed…. You’ve not only helped CBTF extend the visibility, but for all the sales of Happy Nappers this promotion produced, you’ve helped us monetarily as well.”

- Bob Budlow, CBTF Board Chair

“I just wanted to thank you for the fantastic job you have been doing for Super WHY/Out of the Blue. You have gotten such great press, including some very high-profile placements, and I wanted to acknowledge your successful efforts. Angela and I really appreciate everything you are doing for us and we’re happy to have you on our team!”

- Samantha Freeman, Founder, Out of the Blue, and Co-Creator and Executive Producer, Super WHY

“I want to take this opportunity to thank you so much for getting us this type of national exposure. We at Coby are so pleased with your efforts and look forward to continuing the momentum. Thanks again for an awesome job.”

- Robert F. Gee, Vice President of Marketing, Coby Electronics, on front-page story in USA Today

“This is outstanding! Thank you for compiling and for all the work along the way!”

- Amy Svireff, Assistant Marketing Manager, Anchor Bay Entertainment

“WikiBear by Commonwealth Toy was the talk of the show.”

-Scott Traylor, CEO, 360KID, on Commonwealth at Toy Fair