Candice Meisels is a PR Consultant specialising in start-ups and small businesses. Her objective is to assist start-ups and entrepreneurs achieve brand awareness and media coverage with limited budget.

Candice has worked in PR management, strategy and implementation for the last decade. She has worked for companies based in Europe, the UK and South Africa and Australia.

Career highlights include representing major video game Publishers,working in European PR for Disney in London and setting up my own PR consultancy specialising in start-ups, SME's and everything in between.

PR for startups and SMEs with limited budgets


Media Relations and Coverage

Press Releases

Press Release Distribution

PR Planning and Campaign Management

Creative Copy

Photographic Advice

Influencer Identification

Preview and Review Coverage



Targeted Media Lists

Celebrity Seeding

Candice is a very thorough and hard working individual. She will always go the extra mile in achieving her objective.” Philip Court, Owner, Megarom Interactive

Candice is a committed person, helpful and has a lot of empathy. Candice is also agile, well organised and has got creative ideas. She is a great colleague.” Cecile Fouques Duparc, Disney Interactive Studios, France

Working in the video game industry for over 4 years meant dealing with numerous people covering PR. Out of all the Marketing and PR people I had to deal with, Candice was he best. Her work ethic was unfaltering; she was incredibly organised, reliable ad dependable. Although she managed a variety of publishers, she never once came across as overwhelmed and presented each client with he effort deserved whether pushing for an interview or suggesting a cover. Candice’s effort and effectiveness in he video game industry in South Africa is no only unmatched, it is missed. No other PR has managed to meet her first-rate standards. Liana Cline, Magazine and website Editor

I have employed Candice on an ad-hoc, ongoing basis to help launch my new product Fly Babee. I find Candice friendly, enthusiastic and extremely helpful! She is very quick to respond to enquiries and comes back to me with great ideas. Candice is an awesome pro-active, creative Publicist and continues to help me open exciting doors creating opportunities for us to fly. I would highly recommend Candice." Emma Lovell, Fly Babee

I cannot recommend Candice enough. She is driven, well connected, Professional and delivers what she promises. She truly is a little pocket rocket! We have not been disappointed and continue to use her fantastic talent. Sia Hendry.

I highly recommend Candice. She is very hard working, motivated and enthusiastic. I have been amazed at the speed Candice has set up opportunities for me and I am so happy and grateful to have her help and support. - Mandy Fletcher

Sample Coverage

Practical Parenting

Fly Babee - An idea that flies

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Daily Telepgraph

Fly Babee - Northern beaches parents advised to cover their prams safely this summer

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Manly Daily

Sleep Coach - Bedroom choices effect sleep

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Sydney Observer

You By Sia - Flawless Skin for Your Wedding

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Huffington Post

Group Homes - Courageous change-maker distorts the traditional Australian aged and dementia care model

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Sleep Coach - Live Chat with Kidspot and the Sleep Coach

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Group Homes - How do we give older Australians the housing choices they want?

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Inside Out

Navon Solutions - DA advice from an urban planner

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Not Another Business Show

Tamar Krebs - Two People One Message

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Holding Hands Package for Start Ups

DIY PR Package including:

1x PR Consultation (phone/Skype)

1x Press Release Template

1x Press Release Editing

1x Targeted Media List (10 Key Contacts)


PR Brainstorm in a tea cup

This can be done face to face over coffee or tea or via Skype with coffee or tea.

Two hours of brainstorming, planning and PR goal setting.


Press Release Only Please

Written Press Release with two rounds of changes.


Press Release plus distribution to all targeted media contacts.

Written Press Release plus two rounds of changes plus distribution to all relevant media contacts.


Freelance PR Consultant 

Buffet or All you can eat PR available

Affordable hourly rates that work with your budget.

Press Release Draft

Press Release distribution to all of my media lists 

Image guidance

Story angles


Media Coverage

PR Reports if required

Please also check out the Services tab.

Please contact Candice to discuss any of the above. Candice is passionate about PR. She loves assisting products, brands and services appear in the media. Candice has worked in large companies and understands how expensive PR agencies can be...

She also understands that start ups have very limited resources available for Marketing and PR.

Candice wants to utilise her academic education, international career experience and passion for PR to assist start ups, entrepreneurs, mumpreneurs and SME's. 

Candice only takes on clients that resonate with her. She has to believe in their business, product or service and feel that she can make a difference before she agrees to take a client on...

Candice tries to offer start ups and SME's affordable, effective and passion fuelled PR in the form of media coverage, brand awareness and brand recognition. 

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