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When it comes to any major announcement or PR for their events, a large chunk of associations turn to Catalyst PR for PR support. This in itself is a testimony to the quality work that we provide.

Our scope of work includes counselling on suitable Media plan specific to clients requirements, creating press releases, Tamil translations to suit vernacular media, holding press meets, event coverage, etc. Clients promoting overseas education, Builders Association, Literary Association, Rotary clubs, Corrugated Box Manufacturers Association, Chamber of Commerce, Youth Association, Association for entrepreneurs are among variety of associations Catalyst PR has served.

Association of Accredited Advisors on Overseas Education (AAAOE)

Association of Accredited Advisors on Overseas Education (AAAOE) is a visionary Group that promotes overseas education in India. From handling their 10th anniversary celebration in the presence of Mr Michael Carter, Trade Commissioner for South India, Australian Trade Commission, to covering AAAOE Delegates’ visit to US universities, Catalyst PR had successfully engaged with the media to highlight the services of AAAOE.


ACMEE is the biggest engineering expo held annually in Chennai. While ACMEE is an event that has gained prominence over the years, Catalyst PR has partnered with AIEMA in the early days to widely publicize the event.

Advertising Club Madras

Advertising Club Madras is the premier organization for the advertising professionals in Chennai. Catalyst PR works with them on a consistent basis offering PR support from their new course announcements to workshops organized by Ad Club.

Brand Avatar - Homepreneur Award

Catalyst PR was roped in to handle the PR for the first ever Homepreneur Award towards honoring and recognizing women who have grown their business from home. The event was organized by Brand Avatar, the leading event management company in the city. The event was widely publicized and Catalyst PR ensured both pre-event and post-event coverages.

B & C Events

Catalyst PR has fetched good coverages for B & C Events on their property expos - various editions over time and held in different parts of the city including Ambattur, Velachery, Tambaram and Perambur and also in Trichy. Seminar on Cost-effective & Eco-friendly Constructions in Chennai and launch of Building Industry Directory - Tamil Nadu Edition were other events handled by us for the brand

Indo-American Chamber of Commerce

Indo-American Chamber of Commerce organized an Indo-US Partnership Conclave “The March towards $500 Billion trade” in the city on July 19th, 2016. Catalyst PR was entrusted with the assignment to handle the media outreach for the event which had Mr. Philip A. Min, Consul General, U.S. Consulate in Chennai and Tamil Nadu IAS officials participating.

Chennai Literary Festival

Catalyst PR handles the PR mandate of Chennai Literary Festival, an annual event organized by Chennai Literary Association. The festival sees over 30 colleges and University of Madras coming together to conduct the event, with high level of participation. From announcing the festival to covering the event, Catalyst PR works closely with the organizers to ensure success.

Builders Association of India (BAI)

Catalyst PR handled the PR mandate for Builders Association’s platinum jubilee celebrations held in the city in November 2016. Shri. Venkaiah Naidu was the chief guest for the occasion. A special postal cover and a book on the journey of Builders Association of India was released during the event.

Bhagwan Mahaveer Foundation

Bhagwan Mahaveer Foundation has called for nominations from across India for its prestigious Mahaveer Awards. From region-wise customization of the press release to fetching good outputs, Catalyst PR’s strategic PR performance ensured perfect client satisfaction

Book Sellers and Publishers Association of South India (BAPASI)

Catalyst PR handled the Chennai book fair for BAPASI with constant updates on all the days of the fair. From news on inauguration of the fair, daily engagements, guests’ speech, new book launches, to valedictory event, Catalyst PR took care of all publicity needs setting up a Media Centre at the venue of the fair.

Indian Society of Lighting Engineers

When the Chennai based Entrepreneur got elected as National President of the Indian Society of Lighting Engineers, the association turned to Catalyst PR to make the announcement. Later on, Catalyst PR also supported ISLE in reaching out to media to express their point of view on GST. On both the occasions, we did justice to the trust that ISLE had on us for the PR activity.

Mahayogam Organization

Disciples of Mahayogam Organization performed a 40-hour non-stop Yoga feat to enter Guinness Book of Records. Catalyst PR was tied up for publicity. Also we fetched coverages for Shiv Darshan Yoga Vidyalaya’s Intensive Foundation Certificate Course in Yoga and for Free lecture & demonstrations on Yoga by Satyananda Yoga Centre.

Messe Frankfurt

Catalyst PR handled the mandate of the most prominent Automotive Engineering Show, organized by one of the World’s leading trade fair company Messe Frankfurt India. The event was inaugurated by the Industry Minister.


Traversing beyond TN, Catalyst PR also have had the opportunity to execute PR for events outside of the state. The ninth edition of PlastIndia 2015 organised by Plast India Foundation was held at New Delhi. Catalyst PR handled the press release of the event that was widely covered.

Rajasthan Youth Association

RYA (Rajasthan Youth Association) Cosmo & RYA Cosmo Foundation dedicated a multi specialty day care centre for the residents of Ayanavaram, which was inaugurated by Honble Minister, Shri D Jayakumar. Catalyst PR was roped in to publicize the centre to the benefit of the residents.

The Art of Living

Catalyst PR has handled announcement and event of The Art of Living about their tree planting event , Catalyst PR has helped in wider reach.

Sri Vishnu Mohan Foundation

Vishnu Mohan Foundation is a non profit research foundation. Drawing from cross cultural contexts, it strives to harness interdisciplinary approaches to rediscover, formulate and create pathways to transforming lives. Catalyst PR has handled press meets and press releases for this foundation.

South India Chamber of Commerce (SICCI)

From budget expectations to budget reactions, from policy reactions to seminar announcements, Catalyst PR has handled the communication of South India Chamber of Commerce (SICCI) on various occasions.

South India Corrugated Box Manufacturers Association (SICBMA)

Industry body South India Corrugated Box Manufacturers Association (SICBMA) relied on the services of Catalyst PR for wider reach of their representation. SICBMA hired Catalyst PR to put forth their communication on price hike of corrugated boxes in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry and in another occasion requesting government to increase the SSI exemption limit.

Rotary Dt.3230

From handling the announcement on the fund raiser to various workshops organized by Rotary Dt.3230., Catalyst PR has helped the association in their media outreach.

TiE Chennai

From TiE Chennai’s workshop, seminars to the annual TIECON award, Catalyst PR has supported TiE Chennai as early as 2012 when entrepreneurship eco system was just catching up.

Amar Seva Sangam

When a social cause is involved, it makes us strive even harder. We handled the press conference for Amar Seva Sangam, an International Conference for the Differently Abled. We handled the PR for the whole event right from the Curtain Raiser, Inaugural Function to the Valedictory Function and this was quite a challenge. Drawing in the press for back-to-back events is no mean feat and we managed to bring in quite a lot of press coverage. We received more than 150 coverage in leading print, online and electronic media.


This was a large multi-city event intended to create awareness about Engineering education and of Directorate of Technical Education’s (DoTE) online admission counselling for engineering aspirants among +2 students. The event was first held at Trichy, followed by Madurai, Coimbatore and Chennai and attracted 500 to 1000 students. Each event was followed by a press conference. The Chennai edition was felicitated by Higher Education Minister, K.P. Anbazhagan. This received plenty of media attention with good coverage in leading print, online and electronic media.