Tayo Reed Selects ThinkZILLA as Public Relations Agency of Record
ATLANTA, GA, July 6, 2016 — ThinkZILLA PR & Consulting Group, a full-service public relations and eventmanagement firm based in Houston, Atlanta and LA announced today the addition of Jaye Valentineto its roster of clients. As the agency of record, ThinkZILLA will play a major role in the promotionof the artist’s upcoming projects, and in executing strategies and securing opportunities to help theartist gain greater visibility locally, nationally and internationally.
“Jaye Valentine is a unique and gifted artist, and I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to help usherher toward the next stage in her promising career,” said Velma Trayham, founder and chiefexecutive officer of ThinkZILLA.
Born into a family of musicians, Jaye Valentine began her career as a songstress at the age ofthirteen. As a member of two girl groups, she performed for crowds across the U.S., sharing thestage with chart toppers and music legends from Mystikal to The Temptations. In 2008, shelaunched her first solo album, “Back on Elm Street” followed by “Flavorlicious,” which yielded salesnationally and in Europe. Her third release, “Ain’t He Alright,” gained her favor with contemporarygospel lovers, and further demonstrated her versatility and range.
In 2015, Jaye Valentine released the popular single, “Alter Ego,” which earned the artist spotlightsin popular online music blogs and airplay throughout the U.S. Her most recent single, “This NightOnly,” debuted to high praise from DJs, music industry influencers and fans, further cementing herplace as one of R&B’s most promising rising stars. Entertainment industry veteran Tayo Reed announced today her new partnership with ThinkZILLA Consulting as the public relations agency of record for Tayo Reed’s Performing Arts Center, Tayo Reed’s Preschool of the Arts and Party Bands USA Entertainment. The agency will develop and implement a comprehensive public relations strategy designed to help Reed gain greater visibility nationally, and further capitalize on milestone successes.
“We’ve experienced impressive growth and we’re excited for the next chapter of our brand’s story,” said Reed. “Based on the work that ThinkZILLA has done for clients nationally, we’re confident that the agency can help us attract an even broader audience and position us for even greater growth.”
For more than 30 years, Reed has been a force in entertainment and fine arts. During her early career, she made her mark as one of the first members of the Atlanta Hawks Dance Team. She also was also an Atlanta Falcon’s cheerleader, World Championship Wrestling (WCW) “Nitro Girl”” James Brown dancer and worked alongside several major recording artists. Her extensive resume also includes director, choreographer, producer, writer, manager and editor.
For nearly two decades, Reed has leveraged her entertainment industry experience to help shape young artists and provide enriching arts education experiences for Atlanta area youth. Tayo Reed’s Performing Arts Center, which started with only seven students, now boasts over one hundred students. Reed is also credited with launching Georgia’s first fine arts preschool.
In recent years, Reed has expanded her business globally with the launch of Party Bands USA Entertainment, a management company for artists, soloists, dancers, musicians and variety acts. The company provides world-class live entertainment for weddings, corporate events, colleges and universities and more.
“For decades, Tayo Reed has been an innovator in the field of entertainment, crafting and tailoring experiences for audiences of all ages, and helping to groom the next generation of performers,” said Velma Trayham, founder and CEO of ThinkZILLA Consulting. “We are thrilled to partner with her as she continues to flourish in her role as a dynamic business and community leader, educator and entertainment industry visionary.”
For more information about Tayo Reed’s Performing Arts Center, visit www.tayoreedperformingartscenter.org. More information about Party Bands USA Entertainment is available at www.partybandsusa.net.
For interviews and other opportunities, contact Velma Trayham, founder and CEO of ThinkZILLA Consulting at (888-509-1145) or (Velma@itsthinkzilla.com)
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