Harold Loren is a Media Relations Consultant and a Social Content Manager. He creates the communication strategies and social content activity that connect targeted audiences to the right brands and entrepreneurial identities. His work combines media relations and marketing practices and applies their ever-evolving approaches to modern brand communications and social network management.
Harold currently serves as Director of Communications at the ST8MNT Brand Agency in Nashville, Tennessee. ST8MNT serves notable brands such as TAYLOR SWIFT, CARRIE UNDERWOOD, REBA McENTIRE, LADY ANTEBELLUM, CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL, BONNAROO MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CHANNEL and the ATLANTA BRAVES.
His past work has involved day-to-day coordination with social development teams at both the FOX Broadcasting Company and NETFLIX - through digital/social management for Actor/Producer JOHN STAMOS - in support of both the FOX television show GRANDFATHERED and the NETFLIX series release of FULLER HOUSE. These projects were undertaken in partnership with the NYC-based public relations agency, POLK & COMPANY.
Recent projects include content development for the 2015 NASHVILLE FILM FESTIVAL (NaFF), creative consultation for both country music icon TIM MCGRAW and Country Music performer KRISTIAN BUSH, (of the multi-platinum selling country duo SUGARLAND) as well as online deployment and digital brand development for performers: LARKIN POE, HOLLY WILLIAMS and DIAMOND CARTER.
Harold is a former Music Editor for 944 MAGAZINE in Los Angeles; also, a former Publicist for TED GUEFEN PUBLIC RELATIONS; and later, a Founder and Director of Media Relations at STAFFORD|CLARKE MEDIA CONSULTANTS, a boutique LA Public Relations agency specializing in Film, Television and Music entertainment.
His Public Relations accounts have included: THIERRY MUGLER, JULIE NEWMAR, NICK EGAN, HYLO ENTERTAINMENT, ELIAS ARTS, HOLLYWOOD RECORDS, WALT DISNEY PARKS AND RESORTS, The ELIZABETH TAYLOR AIDS FOUNDATION and TELEMUNDO / LIBERTY MEDIA / SONY PICTURES ENTERTAINMENT, among others.
Harold Loren's post-secondary studies were in Communication Technology, Political Science and Art. He is a Bachelor of Arts graduate from the University of Texas at Arlington.