We will change the way you communicate.
What we do:
Our team creates and executes strategic press and marketing campaigns to develop our client's relations with their valued stakeholders--the press, the public, businesses, consumers, etc. As a bilingual agency, MPB professionals are equipped to communicate fluently in English and French. Founded in 2002 by Severine Picquet, MPB Agency is a dynamic full service international public relations firm.
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News & Agenda
- Jaillance In-Store Tastings Fall & Winter 2014 + Read more Visit the website
- Baron François 11th Portfolio Tasting March 3, 2015 + Read more Visit the website
- French Restaurant Week® 2015 July 2015 + Read more Visit the website
- Bastille Week® 2015 July 2015 + Read more Visit the website
- A Goldmine of Planet Bordeaux Wines Sept. 23, 2014 + Read more Visit the website
- French Restaurant Week® 2014 July 7 - 14, 2014 + Read more Visit the website
- Bastille Week® 2014 July 7 - 14, 2014 + Read more Visit the website
Meet the Team
Séverine PicquetPresident and Founder
A native Parisian, Severine started her own company at the age of 22, after receiving a degree in Communications and Economic Intelligence. Since opening the subsidiary of the company in New York, she has joined the New York Board of Directors at the French-American Chamber of Commerce, started MEDEF Paris - New York, and has created MPB Agency’s marketing programs, French Restaurant Week® and Bastille Week®.
Antoine MinouxWeb&Graphic designer
Born and raised in France, Antoine, is a true digital-native and embraced the web at the young age of 12. He is a passionate graphic designer and has broadened his skill set through many years of front-end developing and IT consulting. He has lived in Latvia, Finland, and has roamed around the Adriatic sea, in sunny Croatia. He dreams of one day opening his very own restaurant consisting of homemade food prepared with love.
Silvana LiguoriMedia Manager
After studying abroad in Aix en Provence, France, and receiving her Bachelor’s degree in International Business and French, Silvana decided to pursue a career in New York City. .Silvana is passionate about applying her professional communication and language skills to help individuals and organizations develop strategic relations with the public. In the future, she hopes to learn a third language and own a Shiba Inu named “LaVie,” which translates to “Life” in French
Lola ThoméProject Manager
Born and raised in New York, Lola is an avid Francophile who brings to the table her knowledge and love of French wines. She started at the Academie du Vin many years ago, and went on to do various wine tastings, eventually becoming a wine educator in 2012. After spending more than 20+ years in the finance industry, her interests now lie in dance, volunteer work, and spending time with her maltipoo, Tartine.
Amélie DesprezMarketing Assistant
Originally from Lyon, France, Amélie travelled to America to improve her English and gain experience in the public relations industry. She is currently in her last year at EFAP, studying communications, public relations, and marketing. In the future, she hopes to travel to Bali and try every different type of cuisine imaginable. Today, she enjoys skiing and sampling all of the inexpensive cupcakes she can find in NYC.