Champion Management Group has signed on as PR agency of record for Dog Haus, a restaurant chain specializing in gourmet hot dogs, sausages, burgers and chicken sandwiches. Dallas-based Champion began working with Dog Haus in 2017, assisting at the local market level with multiple new restaurant openings across the country. The agency’s scope of work will now expand to cover the entire company’s public relations support, franchise development and local restaurant marketing. Dog Haus has more than 30 locations nationwide and over 20 in development. The company says it plans to double its size in 2019.
Red Fan Communications has picked up AOR relationships with three Central Texas brands: ClearCorrect, Jalisco Norte and Parker Jazz Club. Red Fan’s duties for the new clients will include media relations, content strategy for company thought leaders, event support and social media recommendations. ClearCorrect is a clear aligner manufacturer whose products are intended to help dentists and orthodontists grow their practices. Jalisco Norte is a Dallas restaurant featuring Mexican cuisine and Parker Jazz Club is a music venue that focuses on jazz.
Zapwater Communications is now public relations agency of record in the US for Travel Manitoba, the province’s tourism marketing agency. Zapwater’s scope of work will include media relations, influencer engagement, partnerships and events. The agency will build on Manitoba’s “Canada’s Heart Beats” brand in order to increase awareness of the province’s geographic landscapes, cities, wildlife, history and more. In addition to Travel Manitoba, Zapwater represents La Paz Baja Sur Tourism Office, National Tourism Office of Serbia, Tourisme Montréal, Visit Finland and others.