travel and leisure

Making the Most of Your Awards

Congratulations – your hard work has finally been recognized! Your company has received an award. Maybe your hotel was named one of the top hotels in the nation for a romantic getaway or maybe your resort was named as the third-best weekend getaway in Colorado. Now what? Don’t let your award fall on deaf ears. Here are three creative ways to make the most out of… Read More »

Three Things to Know

This week, we are starting a new blog series called “Three Things to Know” that will range from client updates to the unusual. We’ll share interesting fun facts, trend information or simply things we think you might want to know about the week ahead. Here we go… 1. Optimal Length of Vacation. Scientists have unlocked the key to the perfect length of vacation. According to… Read More »

denver startup week

Seven Things I Learned From Denver Startup Week

The largest free entrepreneurial event in North America took place Sept. 25-29 – Denver Startup Week 2017. The event featured approximately 350 programs, more than 75 sponsors and hosts, and 13,000 people participating in mentor sessions, workshops, leadership panels and endless presentations. I learned social media advice from the founder of the wildly popular @1000thingstodoinDenver, attended a discussion called “Turd in a Punchbowl” and was… Read More »

Welcome Emily Tracy! MYPR’s Newest Hire

Emily Tracy recently has been hired as an account manager for Malen Yantis Public Relations.  Emily will manage various lifestyle and travel clients both from a strategic and account management perspective. The firm has offices in Vail and Denver. Emily will work in the agency’s Denver office in LoHi. “Emily brings a solid background in media relations with a passion for storytelling to MYPR,” said… Read More »

Monthly Roundup of PR, Media and Marketing Events in Colorado

Welcome to MYPR’s new series detailing some of the best PR, networking, media, marketing, professional development and workshops in Colorado. This month, come learn how your brand’s story can be told through letter characteristics, hear about private investigators’ social media strategies, engage in VR and more! PRSA Executive Creative Technology Director at Crispin Porter + Bogusy will present on the future of communication with virtual… Read More »

MYPR Clients Top Travel + Leisure’s Best Resort Hotels in the West

Malen Yantis Public Relations recently had two clients named to Travel + Leisure’s prestigious “10 Best Resort Hotels in the West,” The Sebastian – Vail and Salishan Spa & Golf Resort. The Sebastian – Vail, a boutique hotel located in the heart of Vail Village, was heralded by T+L for its appeal to winter-sports lovers. MYPR develops campaigns to engage key stakeholders and support real estate… Read More »

We are Hiring!

Malen Yantis Public Relations is a leading boutique pr firm specializing in travel and tourism with offices in Denver and Vail. The MYPR approach to public relations is unlike the sea of sameness found at many larger agencies. We offer a fresh, creative approach that is less process, more action and results. MYPR develops buzz-worthy pr programs for premium lifestyle brands, iconic destinations and distinctive… Read More »

Celebrating a Decade of MYPR

It’s hard to believe that 10 years ago the idea of Malen Yantis Public Relations became a reality. I still remember the exact day that I started seriously thinking about opening my own firm – Nov. 16, 2006. Although I have no idea why that day sticks out in my mind, I remember rolling over in bed and writing “Malen & Mettler” on a piece… Read More »

MYPR Once Again Partners With The Sebastian – Vail – A Timbers Resort to Promote Hospitality & Real Estate

We are excited to announce that MYPR once again will be working with The Sebastian – Vail – A Timbers Resort to support both the hospitality and real estate offerings at the property. MYPR initially engaged with The Sebastian in 2014 to promote the hotel’s multi-million renovation to Colorado media, as well as develop a local, key stakeholders campaign to support real estate sales. The… Read More »

MYPR Expands Client List with Monterey Tides, A Joie de Vivre Hotel

We are excited to announce that MYPR has been selected to represent Monterey Tides, A Joie de Vivre Hotel. This is the second Joie de Vivre property in California that MYPR has added to its client list in the last six months. The oceanfront hotel is conveniently located 10 minutes from local culture like Old Fisherman’s Wharf and Cannery Row. The property recently underwent a… Read More »