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HOLLYWOOD, CA (September 30, 2015) – Allied Integrated Marketing announced today that it has acquired Langdon Flynn Communications, a leading public relations firm in the dynamic Las Vegas market. The acquisition expands the capabilities of Allied’s fast-growing Las Vegas office, and will enable the combined company to offer its clients innovative, full-service marketing campaigns in Las Vegas and beyond.
Langdon Flynn’s founders, Ken Langdon and Steve Flynn, will become Senior Vice Presidents of Publicity at Allied. Flynn will lead the combined Allied Las Vegas office, while Langdon, who is based in Orlando, will focus on growing Allied’s presence in Hospitality in Las Vegas, Orlando and other markets nationwide. Michelle St. Angelo, who has been with Langdon Flynn for more than three years, will continue as Vice President of Publicity in Las Vegas. All other Langdon Flynn staff members will continue with the company as part of the Allied Las Vegas team. Arlene Wszalek, who currently heads Allied’s Las Vegas office, is being promoted to Vice President, and will oversee Allied’s media and promotions offerings in the market, as well as the services of 87AM, Allied’s full-service digital division.
“We are very excited to have Ken, Steve and the rest of the Langdon Flynn staff join the Allied team,” said Allied President Clint Kendall. “Las Vegas is one of the leading entertainment destinations in the world, and Langdon Flynn represents some of the most exciting restaurants, resorts and shows in the market. Moreover, in addition to expanding our reach and presence in Las Vegas, Ken and Steve bring a wealth of experience in live entertainment, hospitality, sports and gaming that we can leverage in our other offices around the country.”
“We have worked with both Allied and 87AM on several clients over the course of the past two years and the coordination of our teams was seamless and extremely effective,” said Flynn. “This agreement allows us to provide a new level of customized communication strategy, specifically in the digital space, in a way that has not been done before.”
Langdon added, “As we considered the future of marketing and public relations, we knew that this was the right move for our clients and our employees. We’ll have the resources to offer full-service, integrated campaigns to our clients and will also have the opportunity to grow new practice areas for Allied in other markets.”
About Allied Integrated Marketing
Allied Integrated Marketing is the leading entertainment, arts and lifestyle agency in North America, and works with many of the best brands in entertainment and consumer marketing. Allied’s innovative team includes experts in Publicity, Promotions, Experiential, Media, Creative, Partnerships, Market Research and Multicultural marketing, as well as a full-service Digital offering via its digital division, 87AM. Allied delivers effective, integrated campaigns on a national, regional and local basis via a unique network of 22 offices in the U.S. and Toronto, which gives the agency the exclusive local insight, strong community relationships and on-the-ground resources to activate consumers where they live, work and play. For more information about how Allied drives results for its clients, please visit www.alliedim.com.
About Langdon Flynn Communications
Founded in 2009 by Ken Langdon and Steve Flynn, Langdon Flynn Communications has become one the industry leaders in Public Relations services in Las Vegas for clients like The Venetian and Palazzo Resort Hotel and Casino, Station Casinos, Top Rank Boxing, The Patina Restaurant Group, Chef Rick Moonen, Carrot Top and Human Nature with additional clients in Southern California, Seattle, Chicago and Orlando. Led by a team of highly-seasoned professionals, Langdon Flynn uses a unique approach to public relations that many of the top journalists and industry influencers in the country rely on to help fuel their stories. With decades of combined experience, Langdon Flynn has a habit of exceeding client goals and expectations with meaningful coverage and real engagement that shows results. For more than six years their efforts have made a difference to clients and media alike.