Who We Are

Fortier PR is an award-winning Manhattan based PR firm for business and nonfiction authors and thought leaders.

For over thirteen years, FPR has represented Pulitzer Prize winners, 17 #1 bestsellers, over 100 bestsellers by authors ranging from Scott Galloway to Kim Scott, and books by 33 of the Thinkers50 list of the world’s leading business thinkers including Jim Collins, Clayton Christensen, Seth Godin, Marcus Buckingham, and Amy Edmondson, journalists like Maria Bartiromo, virtually every publishing house, and the CEOs, presidents and/or founders of Starbucks, Facebook, Alphabet, Google, GM, JetBlue, BP, Southwest Airlines, Procter & Gamble, AT&T, Citigroup, Deloitte, Whole Foods Market, Dunkin’ Donuts, Zappos, Honeywell, Equinox, IDEO, Innosight, Nokia, Aetna, NASDAQ, AIG, BP, Gallup, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Nielsen, Razorfish, Reddit, Seventh Generation, Medtronic, The Container Store, Gilt Groupe, Korn Ferry, Burson-Marsteller, Kickstarter, The Harris Poll, Loews Hotels, Putnam Investments, Oaktree Capital Management, Paychex, Guardian Life, The Conference Board and Stanford University.


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#1 New York Times bestsellers

Among the #1 bestsellers Fortier PR has worked on are ​Trillion Dollar Coach​ by Eric Schmidt, former CEO of Google, ​Onward​ by Howard Schultz, CEO of Starbucks, ​Delivering Happiness​ by Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos,​ Tell to Win ​by Hollywood producer Peter Guber, S​witch ​by the Heath brothers, the 4-Hour Workweek,​ the ​4-Hour Body a​ nd the​ 4-Hour Chef ​by Tim Ferriss, and ​The One Minute Entrepreneur​ by Ken Blanchard. Many of the first-time unknown authors we’ve worked with are now well known bestselling authors who’ve returned to us for their next books.

In just the first half of our agency’s first year in business, five of our books hit ​The New York Times​ and/or Wall Street Journal​ bestseller lists and five of our authors appeared on the Today Show. Our firm has had as many as 13 ​New York Times​ bestsellers a year. Books we have worked on have won numerous awards including the Pulitzer Prize, and the Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award, which is among the award clients we represent, along with the Queen Elizabeth Prize.

In addition to our individual author clients, Fortier Public Relations has worked on book projects and research studies with numerous corporate clients including Accenture, Amazon, Bain, Barnes & Noble, Booz & Company, Booz Allen Hamilton, CEB, Cisco, Deloitte, DHL, Edelman, Financial Times, Ford Motor Company, Fortune Magazine, FranklinCovey, Gallup, Gilt Groupe, Goldman Sachs, Guardian, The Harris Poll/Stagwell Group, Heidrick & Struggles, IBM, IDEO, JWT, KPMG, LinkedIn, Loews Hotels, Mercer Consulting, Merck, Microsoft, Nielsen, Oaktree Capital Management, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Prudential Securities, The Publicis Group, Putnam Investments, Schwab, Seventh Generation, Starbucks, WPP, Young & Rubicam and Zappos. We have also worked with such nonprofits as the Council on Foreign Relations, the Conference Board, Environmental Defense Fund, Skoll Foundation, the Markle Foundation, Bronfman Philanthropies The Center for Talent Innovation, The China India Institute, The Academy of American Poets, SOL Sustainability, The Elie Wiesel Foundation, Blue Ocean Institute, Defy Ventures, and Social Venture Partners.