Originally published on The Industry Cosign February 20, 2015
Who: Ellene V. Miles, Principal
What: EV Miles Media / Publicity Services
Why: EV Miles Media is an entertainment publicity and consulting service, specializing in urban niche media outreach. The company tailors unique, targeted campaigns for both large scale and independent film projects. Recent projects include the critically acclaimed “Dear White People” for Roadside Attractions, “Addicted” for Codeblack Entertainment/Lionsgate, and “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1,” for Lionsgate. Ellene V. Miles is a 15 year industry veteran who began her career with the boutique firm The DuVernay Agency, founded by filmmaker Ava DuVernay. She has worked for producer Norman Lear, and spent four years as the Director of Publicity for the lifestyle marketing agency, Liquid Soul. Her goal is to provide widespread and meaningful coverage for a variety of titles, regardless of size or scope. From engaging influencers, to relationships with journalists that expand throughout and beyond traditional spaces, each campaign is customized to ensure maximum depth and reach for clients.
Where: Based in Los Angeles
When: Established January 2013
Title: Principal/Publicity Strategist
Contact number: 310.999.5880