Who we are


We are more than a public relations agency. We take pride in our ethics, our creative and original thinking, and our expertise in getting the job done. With our partners abroad, we are able to be your local and culture experts globally. We work with you to be more than a service provider but rather a passionate and enthusiastic partner with an eye on results for the good of your company.  How can we work together? Read about our services here.


Beth Dickstein, CEO & Founder

Beth Dickstein, CEO & Founder, founded the company 23 years ago after serving as Executive Publisher of Metropolis Magazine. Beth also co-founded Be Original Americas, a non-profit 501C-6 organization which educates, informs and influences the design industry and beyond on the value of authenticity in design. Dickstein’s connections worldwide expand across nations and fields of commerce. She is a frequent speaker and a global advocate of originality and quality in the world of all things designed.

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bde + 14 Septembre

In 2018, we entered into a strategic partnership with Agence 14 Septembre to better serve our forward-thinking design clients.  With 14 Septembre, we strengthen this truly local and global foundation. Learn more about our new alliance here.