George Street Photo & Video

Ongoing  Media Relations: Local, Regional, National


George Street Photo, an award-winning wedding photography  and video studio, turned to Mekky Media to build more awareness for their work and maximize exposure across a variety of local, regional and national media outlets.



The Mekky Media team developed a strategy to position George Street Photo as a creative wedding photography studio and a knowledgeable source on wedding photos and trends. The Mekky team was able to secure placements in a variety of national and  local publications as well as niche wedding and event planning blogs as a result of using media & creativity to land pitches. By developing specialty roundup lists that featured George Street Photography, we were able to secure a diverse array of coverage, ranging from photo stories to features and expert insights in mainstream outlets, over 290 million earned media impressions in 12 months. 

Notable placements include:,, Huffington Post, LA Times The Washington Times, WCIU-TV, FOX4, FOX45, I Do Blog, The Wedding Things, PrideZillas, and more. 


2020 Silver Trumpet Award Business to Consumer, Joe's Imports Opening
2020 Silver Trumpet Award Non-Profit, ​Komen Chicago ​Race for the Cure​ Campaign​

2020 Stevie® Award Winner for Agency of the Year

2020 Agency Elite Top 100

2020 National Bulldog PR Awards, Komen Chicago Race for the Cure Campaign

2020 Official Member of the Forbes Agency Council

2020 IPRN (International PR Network) Member

2020 Expertise, Best PR Firms in Chicago

2019 Golden Trumpet Award Winner for Media Relations (Abt Electronics)

2019 Golden Trumpet Award Winner for Advocacy (Komen Chicago)

2019 National Business Enterprise (WBENC) Certified 

2018 Stevie® Award Winner for Women in Business, Entrepreneur of the Year

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