We were asked to join USPR last summer,  as one of it's first members! The release comes a bit delayed as the network grew quickly and additional cities were being added monthly. As we head into the end of the year, if you have a project that needs resources in another part of the country, feel free to reach out even if you want a local agency. Chances are, the best of the best, is within reach nearly anywhere across the globe. For more information about USPR, go to http://usprnetwork.com/.


Seedling Communications Joins Unified Strategies Public Relations

AUSTIN, Texas (July 18, 2016)—Seedling Communications has joined Unified Strategies Public Relations Network (USPR), an international network of independent Public Relations and Marketing Communications professionals.  

Seedling Communications is a full-service communications that works across the country for brands of all shapes and sizes. Their team handles public relations, advertising and marketing for clients cohesively, under one roof, to increase efficiency and maximize results. Seedling works with clients to grow and share companies, organizations and ideas with captive, intended audiences.

“USPR is honored to have Seedling Communications as a newest member,” said Susan Hamburg, CEO of Unified Strategies Public Relations.  “Our network brings together some of the brightest, most talented PR and Marketing Communications professionals in the world in an effort to share expertise, develop new business and provide members with reach well-beyond their traditional territories.” 

With more than 50 members representing every major market in North America, fast-growing USPR was founded by Susan Hamburg of Susan Hamburg Marketing and Public Relations Consultants in Orlando, FL, and Bob Schiers founder of RAS Associates Public Relations in Philadelphia, PA. The two business partners have worked together on numerous client projects that include Fortune 500 companies for more than 10 years. They also have more than 50 years of PR and Marketing experience between them

“We’re very pleased that Seedling Communication is now our USPR member in Austin,” said USPR President and co-founder, Bob Schiers.  Seedling Communications’ membership in USPR not only provides every other member of our network with outstanding resources in Austin but also extends the reach of Seedling Communications throughout North America. Working in concert and drawing upon deep experience and expertise, the network is a formidable and cost-effective force for clients that need PR and Marketing Communications support in virtually every type of business or industry,” Schiers said.

In addition to Marketing and PR agencies with vast local and regional knowledge, another vital part of the USPR network is its bank of prominent experts. Clients benefit from a group of specialists with expertise in areas that include social media and analytics, diversity, millennial marketing, healthcare marketing, design, content development, crisis communications, B2B marketing, media buying, strategic marketing and Hispanic affairs. Some in the group also offers translation services in languages that include Spanish and French. 

As one of the fastest growing communications networks in the world. USPR is still in its growth phase and has plans for expansion into Europe, Mexico, South America and Asia. 


USPR is an international network of independent Public Relations and Marketing Communications firms located throughout North America.  Launched in June 2015, USPR has expanded rapidly and in less than one year has more, than 50 members covering every major market in the United States and Canada, and plans to expand the network to Europe, Mexico, South America and Asia. Co-founded and owned and operated by Susan Hamburg of Orlando, FL and Bob Schiers of Philadelphia, PA, USPR is grounded in local market knowledge, well-earned expertise and an ongoing commitment to integrity – the very cornerstone of its existence. To learn more about USPR go to:  usprnetwork.com