In January 2002, Founder and President of MPB Agency, LLC, Severine Picquet, first started her communication agency as Espace SA, SARL in Paris, France. Later changed to Espace MPB, her business specialized in media monitoring, which enabled the agency to combine technology and coverage while surveying and analyzing the media.
In 2008, Severine Picquet opened up the subsidiary of Espace MPB in New York City, and named it MPB Agency, LLC. October 2014 marked the 6th anniversary of MPB Agency in the United States. Since the opening of the subsidiary, Picquet closed Espace MPB to focus solely on the America market. Today, MPB Agency, LLC is a full-service public relations firm specializing in media liaison, and strategic communications.
MPB Agency attributes its growth to maintaining strong relationships with its clients and partners, as well as its ability to communicate in both French and English. As a small team, MPB Agency understands that innovative solutions adapted to the needs of the clients, as well as the market, are vital in the success of any business.
MPB Agency works with determination in industries such as art de vivre, food and beverage, sports, cosmetics, and tourism. MPB Agency is also known for their creation of the annual French Restaurant Week® and Bastille Week® starting in 2011, celebrating French cuisine and culture in the United States.