M18 is a full-service public relations company specializing in the intersecting fields of hospitality, real estate and design. With a unique understanding of today's cultural, business and media landscapes, our mission is to develop and execute strategic, high-impact public relations campaigns that engage the public with compelling and meaningful storytelling.

M18 is a full-service public relations company specializing in the intersecting fields of hospitality, real estate and design. With a unique understanding of today's cultural, business and media landscapes, our mission is to develop and execute strategic, high-impact public relations campaigns that engage the public with compelling and meaningful storytelling.

M18 is a full-service public relations company specializing in the intersecting fields of hospitality, real estate and design. With a unique understanding of today's cultural, business and media landscapes, our mission is to develop and execute strategic, high-impact public relations campaigns that engage the public with compelling and meaningful storytelling.

M18 is a full-service public relations company specializing in the intersecting fields of hospitality, real estate and design. With a unique understanding of today's cultural, business and media landscapes, our mission is to develop and execute strategic, high-impact public relations campaigns that engage the public with compelling and meaningful storytelling.

M18 is a full-service public relations company specializing in the intersecting fields of hospitality, real estate and design. With a unique understanding of today's cultural, business and media landscapes, our mission is to develop and execute strategic, high-impact public relations campaigns that engage the public with compelling and meaningful storytelling.

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COMPANY

Based in New York and Los Angeles, M18 employs a diverse group of experienced public relations strategists, working with clients throughout the United States and internationally. We are results-driven, creative thinkers and enthusiastic collaborators with a client roster comprised of the most celebrated projects in the hospitality and real estate industries. Our services include: global media relations, brand strategy, synergistic partnerships, social media, influencer seeding, content creation, event ideation, and crisis management. M18 is consistently ranked among the top 50 PR firms in the country.

COMPANY

Based in New York and Los Angeles, M18 employs a diverse group of experienced public relations strategists, working with clients throughout the United States and internationally. We are results-driven, creative thinkers and enthusiastic collaborators with a client roster comprised of the most celebrated projects in the hospitality and real estate industries. Our services include: global media relations, brand strategy, synergistic partnerships, social media, influencer seeding, content creation, event ideation, and crisis management. M18 is consistently ranked among the top 50 PR firms in the country.

COMPANY

Based in New York and Los Angeles, M18 employs a diverse group of experienced public relations strategists, working with clients throughout the United States and internationally. We are results-driven, creative thinkers and enthusiastic collaborators with a client roster comprised of the most celebrated projects in the hospitality and real estate industries. Our services include: global media relations, brand strategy, synergistic partnerships, social media, influencer seeding, content creation, event ideation, and crisis management. M18 is consistently ranked among the top 50 PR firms in the country.

COMPANY

We are results-driven, creative thinkers and enthusiastic collaborators with a client roster comprised of the most celebrated projects in the industry. Based in New York and Los Angeles, we employ a diverse group of experienced public relations strategists, working with clients throughout North America and select international cities. M18 is consistently ranked among the top 50 PR firms in the country. Services include: global media relations, brand strategy, synergistic partnerships, social media, influencer seeding, content creation, event ideation, crisis management, and more.

COMPANY

Based in New York and Los Angeles, M18 employs a diverse group of experienced public relations strategists, working with clients throughout the United States and internationally. We are results-driven, creative thinkers and enthusiastic collaborators with a client roster comprised of the most celebrated projects in the hospitality and real estate industries. Our services include: global media relations, brand strategy, synergistic partnerships, social media, influencer seeding, content creation, event ideation, and crisis management. M18 is consistently ranked among the top 50 PR firms in the country.

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PARTNERS

PARTNERS

PARTNERS

PARTNERS

PARTNERS

MICHAEL TAVANI
CO-FOUNDER | CEO
michael@m18pr.com

Michael Tavani is Co-Founder and CEO of M18. As the company’s leader and chief strategist, Michael oversees a diverse client portfolio of industry-leading projects and companies while serving as a communications advisor to their founders and CEOs. Since starting the company, Michael has overseen the development and execution of worldwide campaigns for more than 150 renowned real estate and hospitality ventures, representing clients in over 25 cities, and establishing M18 as one of the preeminent firms in the country. Projects have included numerous award-winning hotels and residential real estate projects by the most celebrated architects, developers and designers in the world, all of which have garnered international acclaim.

MICHAEL TAVANI
CO-FOUNDER | CEO
michael@m18pr.com

Michael Tavani is Co-Founder and CEO of M18. As the company’s leader and chief strategist, Michael oversees a diverse client portfolio of industry-leading projects and companies while serving as a communications advisor to their founders and CEOs. Since starting the company, Michael has overseen the development and execution of worldwide campaigns for more than 150 renowned real estate and hospitality ventures, representing clients in over 25 cities, and establishing M18 as one of the preeminent firms in the country. Projects have included numerous award-winning hotels and residential real estate projects by the most celebrated architects, developers and designers in the world, all of which have garnered international acclaim.

MICHAEL TAVANI
CO-FOUNDER | CEO
michael@m18pr.com

Michael Tavani is Co-Founder and CEO of M18. As the company’s leader and chief strategist, Michael oversees a diverse client portfolio of industry-leading projects and companies while serving as a communications advisor to their founders and CEOs. Since starting the company, Michael has overseen the development and execution of worldwide campaigns for more than 150 renowned real estate and hospitality ventures, representing clients in over 25 cities, and establishing M18 as one of the preeminent firms in the country. Projects have included numerous award-winning hotels and residential real estate projects by the most celebrated architects, developers and designers in the world, all of which have garnered international acclaim.

MICHAEL TAVANI
CO-FOUNDER | CEO
michael@m18pr.com

Michael Tavani is Co-Founder and CEO of M18. As the company’s leader and chief strategist, Michael oversees a diverse client portfolio of industry-leading projects and companies while serving as a communications advisor to their founders and CEOs. Since starting the company, Michael has overseen the development and execution of worldwide campaigns for more than 150 renowned real estate and hospitality ventures, representing clients in over 25 cities, and establishing M18 as one of the preeminent firms in the country. Projects have included numerous award-winning hotels and residential real estate projects by the most celebrated architects, developers and designers in the world, all of which have garnered international acclaim.

MICHAEL TAVANI
CO-FOUNDER | CEO
michael@m18pr.com

Michael Tavani is Co-Founder and CEO of M18. As the company’s leader and chief strategist, Michael oversees a diverse client portfolio of industry-leading projects and companies while serving as a communications advisor to their founders and CEOs. Since starting the company, Michael has overseen the development and execution of worldwide campaigns for more than 150 renowned real estate and hospitality ventures, representing clients in over 25 cities, and establishing M18 as one of the preeminent firms in the country. Projects have included numerous award-winning hotels and residential real estate projects by the most celebrated architects, developers and designers in the world, all of which have garnered international acclaim.

MEG MCGINNIS
CO-FOUNDER | COO
meg@m18pr.com

Meg McGinnis is the Co-Founder and COO of M18. In this role, she oversees the company’s operations, including human resources, culture, office technology and finance. Meg works closely with the company’s leadership to create and implement policies and best practices that align with M18’s ethos and vision for growth. Since founding in 2010, Meg has played an integral role in scaling M18 and helping it become the company it is today, which employs many of the best and brightest talent in the PR industry. Along with the other partners, Meg fosters a success-oriented environment emphasizing results and accountability, and ensures M18’s mission is carried out through the facilitation of internal growth and development.

MEG MCGINNIS
CO-FOUNDER | COO
meg@m18pr.com

Meg McGinnis is the Co-Founder and COO of M18. In this role, she oversees the company’s operations, including human resources, culture, office technology and finance. Meg works closely with the company’s leadership to create and implement policies and best practices that align with M18’s ethos and vision for growth. Since founding in 2010, Meg has played an integral role in scaling M18 and helping it become the company it is today, which employs many of the best and brightest talent in the PR industry. Along with the other partners, Meg fosters a success-oriented environment emphasizing results and accountability, and ensures M18’s mission is carried out through the facilitation of internal growth and development.

MEG MCGINNIS
CO-FOUNDER | COO
meg@m18pr.com

Meg McGinnis is the Co-Founder and COO of M18. In this role, she oversees the company’s operations, including human resources, culture, office technology, and finance. Meg works closely with the company’s leadership to create and implement policies and best practices that align with M18’s ethos and vision for growth. Since founding in 2010, Meg has played an integral role in scaling M18 and helping it become the company it is today, which employs many of the best and brightest talent in the PR industry. Along with the other partners, Meg fosters a success-oriented environment emphasizing results and accountability, and ensures M18’s mission is carried out through the facilitation of internal growth and development.

MEG MCGINNIS
CO-FOUNDER | COO
meg@m18pr.com

Meg McGinnis is the Co-Founder and COO of M18. In this role, she oversees the company’s operations, including human resources, culture, office technology and finance. Meg works closely with the company’s leadership to create and implement policies and best practices that align with M18’s ethos and vision for growth. Since founding in 2010, Meg has played an integral role in scaling M18 and helping it become the company it is today, which employs many of the best and brightest talent in the PR industry. Along with the other partners, Meg fosters a success-oriented environment emphasizing results and accountability, and ensures M18’s mission is carried out through the facilitation of internal growth and development.

MEG MCGINNIS
CO-FOUNDER | COO
meg@m18pr.com

Meg McGinnis is the Co-Founder and COO of M18. In this role, she oversees the company’s operations, including human resources, culture, office technology and finance. Meg works closely with the company’s leadership to create and implement policies and best practices that align with M18’s ethos and vision for growth. Since founding in 2010, Meg has played an integral role in scaling M18 and helping it become the company it is today, which employs many of the best and brightest talent in the PR industry. Along with the other partners, Meg fosters a success-oriented environment emphasizing results and accountability, and ensures M18’s mission is carried out through the facilitation of internal growth and development.

ANNA LAPORTE
PARTNER
anna@m18pr.com

Anna LaPorte brings over 15 years of experience in real estate public relations to M18, where she specializes in high profile residential, commercial and mixed-use properties. She is responsible for leading strategic campaigns that generate broad meaningful exposure across different markets. Anna has directed and carried out successful public relations campaigns for many of the top developments in the industry, including Extell Development's One57; 56 Leonard, designed by Herzog de Meuron; LeFrak's residential portfolio; and Waterline Square, among others. Prior to joining the company, Anna was Senior Vice President at Rubenstein Associates, where she directed the public relations efforts for many of the firm's top real estate clients.

ANNA LAPORTE
PARTNER
anna@m18pr.com

Anna LaPorte brings over 15 years of experience in real estate public relations to M18, where she specializes in high profile residential, commercial and mixed-use properties. She is responsible for leading strategic campaigns that generate broad meaningful exposure across different markets. Anna has directed and carried out successful public relations campaigns for many of the top developments in the industry, including Extell Development's One57; 56 Leonard, designed by Herzog de Meuron; LeFrak's residential portfolio; and Waterline Square, among others. Prior to joining the company, Anna was Senior Vice President at Rubenstein Associates, where she directed the public relations efforts for many of the firm's top real estate clients.

ANNA LAPORTE
PARTNER
anna@m18pr.com

Anna LaPorte brings over 15 years of experience in real estate public relations to M18, where she specializes in high profile residential, commercial and mixed-use properties. She is responsible for leading strategic campaigns that generate broad meaningful exposure across different markets. Anna has directed and carried out successful public relations campaigns for many of the top developments in the industry, including Extell Development's One57; 56 Leonard, designed by Herzog de Meuron; LeFrak's residential portfolio; and Waterline Square, among others. Prior to joining the company, Anna was Senior Vice President at Rubenstein Associates, where she directed the public relations efforts for many of the firm's top real estate clients.

ANNA LAPORTE
PARTNER
anna@m18pr.com

Anna LaPorte brings over 15 years of experience in real estate public relations to M18, where she specializes in high profile residential, commercial and mixed-use properties. She is responsible for leading strategic campaigns that generate broad meaningful exposure across different markets. Anna has directed and carried out successful public relations campaigns for many of the top developments in the industry, including Extell Development's One57; 56 Leonard, designed by Herzog de Meuron; LeFrak's residential portfolio; and Waterline Square, among others. Prior to joining the company, Anna was Senior Vice President at Rubenstein Associates, where she directed the public relations efforts for many of the firm's top real estate clients..

ANNA LAPORTE
PARTNER
anna@m18pr.com

Anna LaPorte brings over 15 years of experience in real estate public relations to M18, where she specializes in high profile residential, commercial and mixed-use properties. She is responsible for leading strategic campaigns that generate broad meaningful exposure across different markets. Anna has directed and carried out successful public relations campaigns for many of the top developments in the industry, including Extell Development's One57; 56 Leonard, designed by Herzog de Meuron; LeFrak's residential portfolio; and Waterline Square, among others. Prior to joining the company, Anna was Senior Vice President at Rubenstein Associates, where she directed the public relations efforts for many of the firm's top real estate clients.
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JOEY ARAK 
PARTNER
joey@m18pr.com

Joey Arak joined M18 in 2011, bringing years of journalism and digital media experience to the company, where he oversees PR for a wide range of real estate projects, helping clients integrate traditional media relations strategies with new methods of digital communications. Prior to joining M18, Joey was the editor, lead writer, and creative force behind Curbed, New York's defining real estate blog. Under his leadership, Curbed New York—which obsessively covers real estate development, hotels and architecture—grew to a monthly audience of 2 million readers and expanded to major markets around the U.S. He has been quoted as an expert on real estate in publications such as The New York Times, New York Magazine, and New York Post.

JOEY ARAK 
PARTNER
joey@m18pr.com

Joey Arak joined M18 in 2011, bringing years of journalism and digital media experience to the company, where he oversees PR for a wide range of real estate projects, helping clients integrate traditional media relations strategies with new methods of digital communications. Prior to joining M18, Joey was the editor, lead writer, and creative force behind Curbed, New York's defining real estate blog. Under his leadership, Curbed New York—which obsessively covers real estate development, hotels and architecture—grew to a monthly audience of 2 million readers and expanded to major markets around the U.S. He has been quoted as an expert on real estate in publications such as The New York Times, New York Magazine, and New York Post.

JOEY ARAK 
PARTNER
joey@m18pr.com

Joey Arak joined M18 in 2011, bringing years of journalism and digital media experience to the company, where he oversees PR for a wide range of real estate projects, helping clients integrate traditional media relations strategies with new methods of digital communications. Prior to joining M18, Joey was the editor, lead writer, and creative force behind Curbed, New York's defining real estate blog. Under his leadership, Curbed New York—which obsessively covers real estate development, hotels and architecture—grew to a monthly audience of 2 million readers and expanded to major markets around the U.S. He has been quoted as an expert on real estate in publications such as The New York Times, New York Magazine, and New York Post.

JOEY ARAK
PARTNER
joey@m18pr.com

Joey Arak joined M18 in 2011, bringing years of journalism and digital media experience to the company, where he oversees PR for a wide range of real estate projects, helping clients integrate traditional media relations strategies with new methods of digital communications. Prior to joining M18, Joey was the editor, lead writer, and creative force behind Curbed, New York's defining real estate blog. Under his leadership, Curbed New York—which obsessively covers real estate development, hotels and architecture—grew to a monthly audience of 2 million readers and expanded to major markets around the U.S. He has been quoted as an expert on real estate in publications such as The New York Times, New York Magazine, and New York Post.

JOEY ARAK 
PARTNER
joey@m18pr.com

Joey Arak joined M18 in 2011, bringing years of journalism and digital media experience to the company, where he oversees PR for a wide range of real estate projects, helping clients integrate traditional media relations strategies with new methods of digital communications. Prior to joining M18, Joey was the editor, lead writer, and creative force behind Curbed, New York's defining real estate blog. Under his leadership, Curbed New York—which obsessively covers real estate development, hotels and architecture—grew to a monthly audience of 2 million readers and expanded to major markets around the U.S. He has been quoted as an expert on real estate in publications such as The New York Times, New York Magazine, and New York Post.