PublicCity PR Named Agency of Record for 2016 UAW-GM Spirit of Detroit HydroFest

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – May 2, 2016 – PublicCity PR (PCPR), a Southfield-based public relations agency specializing in media and community relations, is pleased to announce it has been hired to manage and execute public relations activities for the 2016 UAW-GM Spirit of Detroit HydroFest, taking place on the Detroit River for three days, beginning on Friday, August 26 to Sunday, August 28.

PublicCity PR will support Detroit Riverfront Events’ efforts in celebrating the 100th anniversary of the running of the premier hydroplane race on the Detroit River, which first took place in 1916.  PCPR will be responsible for all media relations activities, as well as assisting with the event’s sponsorship and community partnerships initiatives.

“It is a privilege to be named the PR agency for the 100th Anniversary of the UAW-GM Spirit of Detroit Hydrofest, and we’re honored to play even a small part in this exciting community tradition,” said PublicCity PR Principal Jason Brown. “The Hydrofest is one of the longest running signature events in Detroit, and we are excited to help bring much-deserved attention to this year’s milestone celebration.”

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PublicCity PR was founded in 2008 and represents a variety of Michigan-based clients in the entertainment, food and beverage, hospitality, retail, professional services and non-profit industries.  For more information, visit

About PublicCity PR

PublicCity PR is a boutique public relations agency focused on quickly and effectively garnering publicity and raising the visibility of its clients through the development and execution of strategic media and community relations programs and initiatives. Based in Southfield, Mich., the company is committed to providing its clients the personal attention they need and the results they deserve – within allows budget they can afford. The agency is also a proud member of the PRConsultants Group (PRCG), an exclusive national network of public relations professionals, leveraging local market knowledge and connections to offer senior-level PR expertise in every major market in the United States. For more information about PublicCity PR and its services, please visit

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  • Jason Brown

    Jason Brown

    PublicCity PR is focused on building the buzz around town for its clients. The company was founded in 2008 by Jason Brown, a public relations executive with 10+ years of extensive media and community relations experience. He launched PublicCity so...

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