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A boutique agency with BIG ideas

About Us

Crave PR is a boutique public relations agency with a focus on all things good: Food, Agriculture, Nutrition, Health, Wellness, Sustainability, Lifestyle. Crave PR was founded in 2009 and is led by Saskia Brussaard, a savvy business communicator with 20 years of experience in marketing and PR.

We collaborate with a team of senior professionals in Montreal, Vancouver, Toronto, and New York City.

Our boutique firm is nimble, responsive and delivers more personalized service, efficiency and results. 

We work on short- and long-term campaigns for brands, consumer products and services, agricultural marketing boards and wineries, not-for-profits, associations, government, and personalities seeking representation.

Traditional PR & Strategic Counsel

Crave Public Relations conducts a wide range of public relations programs, events and campaigns to tell the media about your brand's story. 

We work seamlessly with your team. Bring us to the table when you need additional brainpower during strategic communications planning.  Or, hire us for a one-day intensive media coaching session to refine your media interview skills.

Influencer Engagement & Digital PR

We work with a variety of stakeholders and influencers (beyond traditional media) - from bloggers to chefs to dietitians and leverage social media and digital platforms to tell your story.

Complementary Services

We are a full service agency.  Our complementary services include trade show support,  advertising, sponsorship and partnership identification/negotiations; recipe development, food photography; writing/editing, and French translation. 


"There is no love sincerer than the love of food"

George Bernard Shaw

Our Specialties

Food, Agriculture, Nutrition



Health & Wellness




Recent Work: International Year of Pulses #IYP2016

Our Services

Traditional PR

Strategy and Planning

Media Relations

Media Tours


Sponsorships and Partnerships

Writing and Editing

Interview Coordination

Media and Message Training

Spokesperson Recruitment

Media Auditing, Monitoring and Analysis



Blogger Relations

Social Media Content Development

Social Media Advertising

Twitter Parties

Complementary Services

Recipe Development

Food and Event Photography

Video Production

Trade and Consumer Show Support



Our Experience


Canadian Cravings Blog

Hidden Gems: Terre Bleu Lavender Farm

After what seemed like the second ice age, it looks like summer is finally upon us. If you’ve been dreaming of getting away to the whimsy of the English countryside or the tranquilité of the south of France, cool your jets and look no further than Terre Bleu lavender farm right around the corner in Milton, ON (which is about an hour west of Toronto – a hop, skip and a jump away.)

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Canadian Cravings: What do we #Crave?

We all know what it means to crave something, but how does that relate to what we do here at Canadian Cravings?

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Crave PR’s Tips for getting a job at a PR agency

Job Hunting At Crave PR, we receive several job applications every week – some of them are well-written, but others make us scratch our heads and end up getting filed under “G” (as in garbage). We aren’t hiring right now, but I thought I’d provide some of my best advice to job seekers looking to…

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Lights! Camera! Cook!

Star of the Show debuts June on Lentils.ca Chef Michael Smith Mentors 5 Canadian Food Bloggers for New Cooking Show Have you ever watched a cooking show and thought, “I can do that!”? Well, five lentil-loving Canadian food bloggers did exactly that when they received a thrill of a lifetime to star in their own…

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Client News – February 18, 2016

Pulse Canada appoints Crave PR Pulse Canada has appointed Crave Public Relations as agency of record for the Canadian launch of International Year of Pulses Burlington, ON, February 18, 2016 ­– Pulse Canada (pulsecanada.com) has hired Crave Public Relations (cravepr.com) to lead strategy and execution throughout 2016 to promote International Year of Pulses (beans, peas,…

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Saskia Brussaard, President

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