MARY BETH PUBLIC RELATIONS
is focused on working with talented interior designers and luxury home product manufacturers in the residential and hospitality worlds. Our mission is to work with and help businesses grow together. We love people and what they create when given the right tools. Communication is key. At the end of the day, our clients are our partners and friends. We work together to achieve greatness and we are dedicated to connecting great people with great product. The power of connecting people and ideas is paramount in all that we do.
We are deeply embedded in the luxury home and interior design sector, and have spent years creating relationships and providing insights that benefit our clients.
When our team meets with our clients, they understand we are more than just consultants. We are passionate about what they do and take on their project as if it were our own. We are experts when it comes to problem solving and communications. Because of this, we have gained immense respect among home and design industry professionals and beyond.
MEET THE TEAM
President + Founder
Mary Beth Zaehringer founded has specialized in a variety of areas such as Public Relations, Social Media and Events for nearly a decade. Upon graduating from Parsons School of Design in New York City, Zaehringer went on to work for top firms across various industries including design, jewelry and lifestyle, helping clients find their brand and build a voice through editorial and social media. Working in many different fields has allowed her to create targeted, strong processes and a vast knowledge of best practices of social media + public relations marketing.
Chandler joined Mary Beth PR in 2017, initially as an intern where she immediately established herself as a PR pro and developed her unmatched talent for client account management and strategic media relations skills.An eastern North Carolina native, Chandler attended Meredith University and graduated with a degree in Fashion Design and English Literature. Her natural talent for copywriting allows her to efficiently and creatively write content and craft messages for her clients. When she’s not hustling between projects and securing media placements, Chandler explores the Raleigh restaurant scene with her friends and plays with her Red Golden Retriever pup, Lincoln.
Ashley Acker is a connector, strategist and creative with a background in marketing and advertising, photography and sales. Graduating with degrees in Mass Communications and B.S. in Psychology from Virginia Commonwealth University, Ashley is able to put her education into each thing she does at MBPR and beyond. She loves to work with new brands, businesses, designers, artists and musicians.
Social Media Coordinator
Holly joined Mary Beth PR in 2018 as a social media coordinator. With a unique eye for capturing life’s best moments, Holly works closely with the team to create a social media presence and voice for the clients. A Michigan native, Holly grew up on the charming town of Traverse City surrounded by breathtaking waterfront views. Holly holds a degree in journalism from Michigan State, where she was a gymnast and discovered a love for graphic design and social media along the way. When Holly’s not publishing the latest news on social media or putting her creative forces to work in Photoshop, she can be found cheering on her alma mater with her chipoo, Olive by her side or searching for the most Instagram-worthy spots throughout the Triangle.