Praisers Lee Wallman and Rene Ridinger have established Wallman/Ridinger Public Relations, a Hollywood-based boutique handling talent, film/TV projects and corporate entertainment accounts.
Clients include actors Blair Underwood, Dominic Monaghan, Brenda Strong, Leslie Hope and Peter Dinklage as well as Regency Television, SAGIndie and TWI, the television production arm of international sports agency IMG.
Wallman started her career in publicity at Stan Rosenfield & Associates, where she has worked for the past eight years with talent including George Clooney, Andy Garcia and Patricia Clarkson.
Ridinger has worked at Rogers & Cowan and Shepley Winings Hober, where she oversaw campaigns for “Alias,” “Ally McBeal,” “The Practice,” “Chicago Hope,” “Boston Public,” “Life With Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows” and “CSI: Miami,” among others. Last year, she launched PR company jargon, which focused on specialized campaigns for TV and indie film.