October 17, 2017

Meet the Team

Teresa Reile

Teresa Reile

Founder/CEO

Teresa is a strong leader having worked closely with Nobel Peace Prize Nominees, business and entertainment icons, political and religious leaders the world over. Having spearheaded Public Relations campaigns for businesses in the biomass, recycling, waste, medical, entertainment, cosmetic, interior design, human rights, to name a few, when she says she can get the job done for any sector of industry, she means it. “There is a technology to doing Public Relations and when you know and understand that technology, one can operate within any sector and be successful.” – Teresa Reile With the know-how to make any business expand, she has proven results taking businesses to never before seen heights and unprecedented bottom line proof. She has been involved in one way or another in hundreds of different successful business ventures including, theater, screenwriting, singing, songwriting, stand up comedy, emceeing events and Television Shows as well as humanitarian projects. She is also a prolific writer having written comedy shows, songs, poetry, speeches, and news articles. Doing Public Relations most of her adult life, Teresa is a rapid analytical thinker with an acute ability to structure and conceptualize the finished product of anything she undertakes. She has won awards for her humanitarian efforts as well as her public relations skills. She is also a renowned public speaker not only in the local arena but also on the world stage where some of her speeches have been broadcast around the globe. Being well versed in the business of communication, with her strong conviction and refined nature she is no stranger to getting the job done. Teresa is an avid human rights champion who strives to make life better wherever she goes.

Jim Strzalkowski

Jim Strzalkowski

Media Strategist

Jim Strzalkowski has over 20 years experience working in media relations, publicity, and entertainment. With positions at Time Inc. and People Magazine and various freelancing stints with various advertising/PR agencies, he’s worked on publicity campaigns and events for such clients as Bailys, T.G.I. Friday’s, Dasani, Small Luxury Hotels, Captain Morgan’s Spiced Rum, The Hotel Bel-Air and Sandy Lane in Barbados—among many others. In 1996, Strzalkowski worked alongside John Lack, the creator of MTV and Nickelodeon, to develop business and marketing plans for a new gay cable channel start-up called “Q Television.” Jim’s work on this project gained multiple endorsements from celebrities and industry leaders, which proved instrumental in securing major capital for the pioneering independent network. After working for Ruth Vitale, Co-President Paramount Classics at Viacom NY, Mr. Strzalkowski moved to Los Angeles, where he began working for Paramount Pictures, Special Projects, Motion Picture Group in the Marketing and Publicity Division. While at Paramount he coordinated celebrity and filmmaker relations and aided in the production of movie premieres, countless press events and publicity initiatives with Hollywood’s finest A-listers. A few of the many films he worked on are SAVE THE LAST DANCE, TOMB RAIDER, WHAT WOMEN WANT, RUGRATS IN PARIS and RAT RACE. In late 2003, Mr. Strzalkowski went to work in Marketing under the President of MGM Television. He continues to work with artists and entities such as Gioia Bruno, Exposé, Sandra Bernhard, Madonna’s “I’m Going to Tell You a Secret,” DaNica, Tiffany, Deborah Gibson, DJ Tracy Young, Erin Hamilton, The Perry Twins, Jimmy D Robinson, CEEVOX, Ambür E., Jason Antone, Beatnik Hood, Stevie Jewel, Darrell Lawrence, Toni Ferrari, Reichen Lehmkuhl, Fresh Music LA, Harlequin Records, Pilgrim Films & Television, Bravo, Twentieth Century FOX, FOX Reality Channel, Q Television Network, New Line Cinema and many other various media entities. Strzalkowski holds a BFA in Theatre Performance Arts from Niagara University and an MBA in Media Management from Manhattan Metropolitan College (formerly Audrey Cohen College) in NYC.

Joe Gutt

Joe Gutt

Head of Production Director/Cinematographer/Visual FX Artist

Award winning commercial director/cameraman with over 25 years directing and shooting commercials, music videos, corporate films and documentaries. Over the past 7 years he has shifted his main focus to include visual FX and 3D architectural modeling and rendering. As Head of Production for PR by TR his vast skill-set is integral in the visualization and design and completion of any project involving motion picture. With 7 years as an ad agency producer in Los Angeles, Joe knows how to utilize every dollar, no matter the size of the budget, and put it on the screen. With Joe helming the production side of PR by TR, our library of services for our clients now have unlimited possibilities. No matter the complexity or demands of the project, Joe has compiled a legion of FX and Motion Graphics specialists all over the world to give your production that extra sparkle.

Barry Shereshevshy

Barry Shereshevshy

Creative Director

Barry is known for his brilliantly executed creations and clean design. Having years of experience in the movie business in Hollywood as the genius behind the design of images used to promote some of your favorite movies such as Jaws, A Star is Born, Rocky Horror Picture Show, One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest and more, we are more than proud to have Barry on our team. You can be rest assured that when you put your trust in us to brand you, you WILL be well known and well thought of.

Gladys MacDonald

Gladys MacDonald

Executive Administrator

Gladys MacDonald is an extremely competent administrator. Having been the Publisher of a very popular magazine in the Los Angeles area for over 16 years, she is well versed in getting one’s message across. Moreover, she has taken start-up companies from zero to millions of dollars in revenue by using her administrative skill, business acumen and attention to every detail as it pertains to the bottom line. When it comes your project, Gladys makes sure that we come in on time and within the budget. With over 35 years of administrative success, Gladys is an integral part of the team at PR by TR, LLC.

Elizabeth Hulbert

Elizabeth Hulbert

Consultant

Internationally awarded for her marketing expertise, Elizabeth is a shining star when it comes to the art of presentation. ” There is no one better”, saysTeresa Reile, “I have worked with Beth in many different capacities over the past 16 years and I have never been disappointed. She is a true team player.” Beth is a detail oriented go-getter. She sets her sites on the goal and doesn’t stop until we cross the finish line, then it’s on to the next. Beth has been at the helm of hundreds of successful projects, each one of them an exquisite creation from start to finish.