Penelope Jean Hayes is a professional writer and PR expert with extensive on-air television and radio experience plus a background as a celebrity publicist.
She has secured coverage in national publications including Newsday, Entertainment Weekly, TV Guide, and People to name a few, and media interviews with television shows such as Good Morning America, E! News, Extra TV, Entertainment Tonight, Access Hollywood, ABC News 20/20, and more. Media outlets have quoted her as a popular culture expert including People Magazine, Men’s Health Magazine, USA Today, Los Angeles Times and more.
As a journalist, her written works have been published in national news and entertainment magazines, and niche industry publications. She also does brand writing and has written stories and media releases on behalf of clients for the United States Surgeon General, Hawaii State Department of Health, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Medal of Honor, and the New Jersey Nets and New Orleans Pelicans basketball organizations.
Rates for Penelope’s professional services are as follows:
|ALL FEES PAID PRIOR TO SERVICE VIA PAYPAL INVOICE|
|* Services include Official Representation | Point Of Contact|
|MAGAZINE||$2.50 PER WORD|
|NEWSPAPER||$1.50 PER WORD|
|BIOGRAPHY||$2 PER WORD (MIN. $500)|
|BRAND STORY||$2 PER WORD (MIN. $500)|
|MEDIA RELEASE OR MEDIA INFO SHEET *||$1.50 PER WORD (MIN. $500)|
|WEBSITE CONTENT||$1 PER WORD|
|Add-on to above: MINIMUM 1 HR CALL REQUIRED FOR BIO OR BRAND STORY. OPTIONAL, THOUGH RECOMMENDED, FOR OTHER WRITING ASSIGNMENTS||$75 PER HOUR VIA PHONE (WHEN NEEDED) TO CAPTURE CLIENT’S STORY, INTENTIONS AND GOALS (1 HR MIN. FOR BIO OR BRAND STORY)|
|PLATFORM | PR |BRAND | MEDIA & PUBLIC EXPOSURE COACHING|
|CALLS WITH YOUR PUBLICIST: ADVICE, Q&A, RECOMMENDATIONS
I.E. COACHING ON BUILDING YOUR PLATFORM, BUILDING SALABLE SERVICE OFFERINGS, PAGE BY PAGE WEBSITE REVIEW
|$200 PER HOUR VIA PHONE (2 x ONE-HOUR CALLS PER MONTH IS AVERAGE.)|
|MAKING KEY CONNECTIONS, INTRODUCTIONS WITH OTHER INFLUENCERS. THESE ARE HIGHLY BENEFICIAL INTROS WHICH YOU WILL THEN CULTIVATE.||$100 FLAT RATE
WHEN NECESSARY, FOLLOW-UPS @ $100 PER HOUR (TIME IS TRACKED)
OFTEN ACCOMPLISHED VIA PHONE OR WRITTEN INTRO/PROPOSAL ON BEHALF OF CLIENT (I.E. WHY YOU NEED TO MEET THIS PERSON).
|MEDIA BOOKINGS | INTERVIEWS *|
|LOCAL ENGAGEMENT||$200 / 2 TARGETED QUERIES|
|NATIONAL ENGAGEMENT||$250 / TARGETED QUERY|
|PRE-MEDIA COACHING||$100 / HOUR|
|TELEVISION | VIDEO HOSTING | QVC CO-HOSTING|
|EACH ADDITIONAL DAY||$475|
|1/2 DAY (MAX 4 HRS)||$450|
|AUDIO | RADIO | VOICEOVER|
|1ST HOUR IN STUDIO||$375|
|EACH ADDITIONAL 1/2 HR||$115|