Bring Your Future Faster
Access is the key to innovation, innovation is the key to the future - your future, and EquitablePR wants to bring your future faster with affordable access to the same resources and insight as other high-level firms provide, but at a fraction of the cost. We specialize in multiple industries including fashion, beauty, entertainment, media, and art. We focus on brands, companies, and artists powered by women, people of color and members of the LGBTQIA+ communities. Equitable PR also donates all profits to The Township Foundation: a not-for-profit focused on providing affordable housing to artists, essential workers, and those in the service industry. Let EquitablePR give your vision the power and wings it deserves.
Press and Media Contacts
Collective Years of Multi-Industry Experience
Provide high level access to budget- conscious brands, start-ups and artists
What We Do
TALK ABOUT IT
Brand Continuity and Strategizing
Social Media Content and Planning
Press Releases and Marketing Options
WHO WE ARE
Owner | Founder | CEO
A New Yorker by way of Chicago, Michael is the owner, founder, and CEO of Equitable PR. From the age of 18, Dean has worked in event production and promotion for non-profits such as AIDSRIDES, Ride for AIDS Chicago, Test Positive Awareness Project (TPAP), and the Howard Brown Health Center to name a few. His event production and promotion experience has brought him onboard with Winter Film Festival, Care 59, Chicago Fashion Week with Fashion Bar Chicago, and Chicago In Bloom Events and Gallery, where he was awarded the Congressional Medal of Distinction for Small business Owner of the Year. Dean began his career in modeling and acting at the age of 12 and has worked in virtually every aspect of production from theater, to TV, radio, and film.
Jared has served as a technology leader across various industries throughout the Chicago area for the last two decades. He is founder and Executive Director of the Cogitas Group – a technology consulting firm aimed at purpose-driven businesses, education, charity and arts organizations - Jared is recognized as a leader with a proven record of reimagining the effective use of technology, as well as creating and designing sustainable frameworks and infrastructures that drive growth at the intersection of purpose and need - digital and social. He continues to drive innovation in this space with a belief that supporting arts and charities with highest technological standards holds the most untapped potential to enhance the lives of people worldwide.
Director of Operations
Originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota, Gypsy Nilsen comes to EquitablePR with an entrepreneurial and event planning background. Nilsen owned and operated Griffin Martial Arts School in the Minneapolis area which successfully taught children and adults the art of self-defense.