Who: Amber LaFrance, President & Executive Publicist of CultureHype
What: A PR firm that supports creatives & game-changers across industries, using our unrivaled skills to get your name known.
Where: Capital Factory + The DEC (3102 Oak Lawn Ave. Suite 109, Dallas, TX 75219)
When: February 19th from 5:30pm-7:30pm
What Else: Beats, Eats & Treats Provided
Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in more than 400 cities and 115 countries featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and investors who share personal stories and lessons learned on the road to building great companies.
Our monthly fireside chat provides ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead.
President & Executive Publicist
Amber is a longtime advocate of Texas game-changers who began her career by shining an international spotlight on the state’s vibrant arts & culture scene. With her industry knowledge & unstoppable work ethic, she’s landed clients in top media like Forbes, The New York Times, Refinery29, The Wall Street Journal, Wired, Texas Monthly, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, BuzzFeed, & Women's Wear Daily.
In addition to her work with local creatives, Amber now partners with national brands, using her killer connections to create widespread buzz. She is the recipient of numerous industry awards including Fashion Group International of Dallas’ Rising Star Award, CultureMap Dallas’ Stylemaker Award, & Wade College’s Distinguished Achievement Award. Amber co-owns the historic Longhorn Ballroom live music venue with her father Jay.
Amber believes good PR is about more than selling a story. It’s about building one from the ground-up, & she’s just getting started.