Vaughn Alvarez is an expert level publicist with over a decade of experience in television production, new media, social media journalism, web design and executive assisting. Currently, I am a junior publicist at the 135th Street Agency, a marketing/PR firm based in New York and Atlanta. At 135th, I am a team member that handles the accounts of the OWN Network, RLJ Entertainment, WE TV and SoSo DEF.
As a junior publicist, he helps execute the PR plan put together by 135th Street Agency for each client. I’ve secured major national media placements at outlets such as: CNN/HLN, ABC News Radio, BET 106 & Park, The Breakfast Club, Russ Parr Morning Show, The James Fortune Show, The Yolanda Adams Morning Show, DL Hughley Show, Doug Banks Show, Sheridan Gospel Network, AURN, Hip Hop Weekly, Ebony Magazine, JET Magazine, VIBE Magazine, The WORD Network. I’ve also served as a team lead at events such as, Bronner Bro’s Hair Show, For Sisters Only, and various premiere red carpets.
Alvarez also serves as a talent booker for Reach Media’s, “The Yolanda Adams Morning Show”. I am also the founder of TheBrandyBlog.com; the official fan-website dedicated to Grammy Award winning entertainer, Brandy Norwood.
As an activist for the education and awareness of the HIV/AIDS epidemic; Alvarez spearheads campaigns and events for actress Sheryl Lee Ralph and her D.I.V.A Foundation.