The AKPR Team:


If you would like to join New York City's fastest growing PR firm please contact VP Kristina Marchitto ( with all inquiries regarding freelance publicity work or Publicist Kelli Conway ( regarding AKPR internship opportunities.


Adam Kluger, President/Founder


Kristina Marchitto, VP

Kristina began her career in advertising at the Deutsch Agency. She has since worked in media and marketing as a consultant and producer, most notably at FOX News. Kristina brings an extensive broad base of skills and enthusiasm to the task of promoting AKPR's many virtues. More recently, she was the founder of Halo Media's New York City based office, overseeing client services. Kristina brings an extensive broad base of skills and enthusiasm to the task of promoting AKPR's many virtues.  


Bruce Lynn, Sr. Publicist

Bruce Lynn, a public relations veteran for over thirty years, specializes in entertainment, corporate, fashion and health/beauty accounts. For over a decade, he was the busy publicist for Peter Gatien, "the king of nightlife," representing his memorable clubs limelight, palladium, USA and tunnel. He was also a much sought after publicist for independent and underground films, working with many top actors and directors. These days, he works with several corporations, restaurants and the hot plumm nightclub.


Kelli Conway, Publicist/Production Coordinator

Kelli attended Louisiana State University, and earned a BS in Biological Sciences along with a minor in Theatrical Studies. Shortly after graduation Kelli left southern Louisiana for New York City and focused on pursuing a career in Public Relations. Because of her background, Kelli is able to bring equal parts logical reasoning and creative edge to her work.


Mark Goldman, Publicist

Hailing from Court TV Radio, Sirius Satellite Radio, Business Talk Radio, & More, Mark Goldman is an award winning talk radio producer turned publicist. 

"Mark Goldman was that rare breed of producer who lived and breathed news. He had impeccable editorial judgment, a keen sense of production, and was one of those with whom I enjoyed working immensely.” Said Ashleigh Banfield, Court TV News/TruTV/In Session Anchor.

With over 10 years experience working in the media, Goldman specializes in radio & TV bookings and provides various clients numerous platforms to convey their message. He also specializes with legal clients.

Goldman resides in Long Island with wife Melissa and two beautiful children, Logan & Mackenzie.


Rachel Fernandes, Publicist

After earning a BA in Visual Arts Media from the University of California, San Diego, Rachel went on to organize art and media exhibitions around the city and help found a women's arts non-profit. Since moving to New York, Rachel has worked in the world of independent film as a freelance writer and producer. She has also contributed to the blogosphere through her work with New York Magazine's culture blog and is currently developing a video based film review website. Rachel brings her sense of concept development and creative execution to the table of every project.