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LACES OUT, HICKIES IN! Never tie or untie your shoes again. Turn your kicks into slip-ons. Ditch the bows and customize your sneakers.


New York City, United States

30 Jan 2014

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Compensation details:
Commensurate with experience

Employer tags:
Consumer Products
Esc Factor:
Exciting Brand
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PR Manager & Events Organizer

Are you addicted to socializing? Do you have incredible organizing skills? If you always find you way to get it out there, JOIN US!

New York City, United States

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Compensation details:
Commensurate with experience

Job Type:
Senior Level
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We are looking for a dynamic, energetic, frenetic organizer and out of this world executer to join our company as our PR Manager. 

We need someone that has been in the PR arena and survivded to tell the story. Someone that has his/her shit together and will be able to organize the most amazing marketing event as well as a killing" we sold everything" trade show. Someone that will go over the top to get our product and our story out there in all media to discover how awesome we are and how much they need our product. 

Here is the more boring and detailed version of what we are looking for:

Job Description

  • Serve as the primary point person with media and handle all aspects of domestic PR efforts including editorial/long lead, short lead, events, trade shows, influencer outreach, product launches, tracking, reporting, and budgets. 
  • Create press materials and secure media coverage
  • Develop partnership and collaboration opportunities for HICKIES, Inc.
  • Coordinate all pre, during and post logistics for launches, events, and tradeshows. 
  • Support and collaborate with other internal departments such as marketing, product development and international distribution. 
  • Coordinate all international PR efforts led by external PR agencies across numerous international geographies. 
  • Maintain contact database


  • BA/BS required
  • Strong, existing relationships with the editorial, fashion, and lifestyle world (marketing editors, associate editors, fashion directors, stylists, trade press editors, online editors, bloggers)
  • Strong communication skills – both written and verbal
  • Excellent research, relationship building and management skills
  • Highly organized and detail oriented with excellent time management

NB: You also need to have the right to work in the USA.


  • Ability to follow through
  • Ability and willingness to travel 
  • Honest, hard-working, driven, enthusiastic
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