When your message needs to be heard,
we deliver loud and clear!

We assemble third party validation by inspiring others to become a part of our client’s communities. We motivate them into becoming fans and we educate them as to why our clients are leaders in their fields.

  • "We are amped that just a few months into our relationship ... we find ourselves on the cover of Guitar Player magazine!"
    Ben Fargen, founder and president Fargen Amplifiers
  • "We met my goals within six months, increasing our sales by 50%!"
    Jeff Shepherd, Sheptone Pickups
  • "How does he do it?  I don't know but I'm in."
    Hap Kuffner, Guitar Industry Icon and Guru
  • "Josh always knows the way to help us succeed in the music industry."
    James Suh, Cort Guitars
  • "Josh is always happy to help and makes me feel like I am important part of the company."
    Chris Camozzi, Guitarist and Bandleader, Michael Bolton, Mariah Carey, Barbra Streisand
  • "...one of the most influential under 40 in the industry."
    Musical Merchandise Review magazine, June 2006
  • "Josh is a dream for any editor to work with.  I'd want him to handle my marketing and public relations efforts in a second."
    Brian Berk, Music and Sound Retailer Magazine
  • "Simply put, no one delivers like Josh Vittek when it comes to launching a new product! 
    Buddy Blaze, Blaze Fine Stringed Instruments
  • "Josh's real-world music products industry input and experience were invaluable to NAMM in creating the industry's Wanna Play? National public awareness campaign."
    Scott Robertson, Director of Marketing and Communications, NAMM
  • "My email has officially exploded! I can't believe the response I'm getting."
    Sterling Winfield, Recording Engineer/Producer
  • "We went from displaying a prototype, to having a #1 top selling accessory within 6 months of initially shipping product."
    Chris Samu, The Guitar Hanger
  • "His connections are strong and that is what makes the difference."
    Dean B. Zelinsky, Master Builder and founder of Dean Guitars
  • "I truly appreciate all the help and support you have given me."
    Steve Vai, Guitarist
  • "I met Josh when he was with Carvin as their public relations and artist relations representative and I find him to be really effective and professional."
    Bunny Brunel, Legendary Bassist of Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, Stevie Wonder, Dizzie Gillespie
  • "I am so impressed with your performance. You are the guru."
    Louis Carroll, CEO LC Enterprises
  • "Josh was instrumental in getting coverage in a number of key publications and websites - his efforts on our behalf have been a great success."
    Brett Newman, Stagetrix
  • "I have been relying on Josh Vittek to get my most pertinent news releases out and he has done nothing but exceed my expectations."
    Elliott Rubinson, CEO, dDrum
  • "Josh has been the real deal for us, and he knows the ropes. Hire him."
    Nial McGaughey, President, Solid Cables
  • "My products have seen national reviews and the press releases and exposure have continued coming the entire time."
    James Lynn Burke, Blues City Music
  • "Josh possesses the rare combination of industry knowledge, personality, and a real players instinct."
    Dean Campbell, President/CEO, Campbell American Guitars
  • "Josh Vittek's expertise in the field of the music manufacturing industry is impressive."
    Gary Kahler, President/CEO, Kahler International, Inc.
  • "My experience with Josh Vittek and the way he handled my product press and media relations was extremely professional."
    John Kasha, Kasha Amplifiers

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VittekPR offers a wide range of public relations services to help you build your image, reputation, sales and brand awareness. Contact us for a free consultation on how we can become your partner for media relations, public relations, celebrity relations, branding, marketing, advertising and sales. 

Meet Josh

josh vittek

Starting out on the assembly line of an electronics company; he has since held such titles as Director of International Sales, Artist Relations, Public Relations, Purchasing Agent, Media Buyer and General Manager for some of the industry’s most popular brands.  In 2003, the Musicians Institute acknowledged him for his commitment, generosity and excellence toward the school and music education. Come 2006, he was honored as one of the "40 Most Influential Under 40" by Musical Merchandise Review and by 2008; he was selected to the Presidential Advisory Board of the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM).  Later that year, he established Vittek PR. In addition to his business, he is frequently interviewed by publications and is often a guest speaker for organizations such as USC, NAMM and Covenant House.

In the music business, his work has appeared in virtually every major publication around the world. His clients have been featured locally, nationally and internationally in print publications and television. Online media coverage includes mainstream sites such as AOL, Rolling Stone, Bloomberg, Huffington Post, boingboing.net, and Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on nbc.com. Countless online music coverage sites routinely cover his clients and their products.

In the music industry, he has worked with Dean Markley USA, Cort Guitars, Fargen Amplifiers, DBZ Guitars, Fender Musical Instrument Corporation, Gibson, Peavey Corporation, Carvin Corporation, Ultrasound Amplifiers, TCS Audio, Wizard Amplification, Blues City Music, The Guitar Hanger, dDrum, Dean Guitars, Albion Amplification, TourSavant, Musicians Institute, Solid Cables, Campbell American Guitars, B.C. Rich, Kasha Amplification, Souldier, Brown’s Guitar Factory, Buddy Blaze Fine Stringed Instruments, Ikon Customs, Moser Custom Guitars, Sheptone, and Tone Box. His work isn’t isolated to the music industry. Outside of the music world, he has worked with Reelistic Pictures, Clear Creative Media, Daylight Design, Jon Moyer Photography, and Wornstar Clothing.

Bands/Artists/Celebrities he has worked with include: the Eagles, Slayer, Toby Keith, Jason Aldean, Motley Crüe, Brooks and Dunn, Earth Wind and Fire, Yes, Alice In Chains, Michael Bolton, Bruce Springsteen, Megadeth, Moby, Rush, Fall Out Boy, Los Enanitos Verde, Poison, Lit, Staind, P.O.D., Engelbert Humperdink, Mark Wills, Andy Johns, Lita Ford, Judas Priest, Warrant, Steve Vai, Tony MacAlpine, Victor Wooten, Les Claypool, Suffocation, Allan Holdsworth, Robert Fripp, Brian Auger, Bunny Brunel, Jon Reshard, Roy Vogt, Walter Trout, Eric Sardinas, Steve Trovato, Brian Kahanek, Richard Smith, and Jeff Richman.

What our customers are saying:

  • "Josh is a rare talent in that he combines creativity with a strong business sense.  His skills,  knowledge and experience in the music instrument space have proven to be a perfect match for Fargen Amplification's business. Josh has been instrumental in our recent expansion. We are amped that just a few months into our relationship ... we find ourselves on the cover of Guitar Player magazine!"
    Ben Fargen, founder and president Fargen Amplifiers
  • "Wanting to take my guitar pickup business to the "next level," I hired VittekPR about 2 years ago with the goal of increasing my sales by 50%. Josh’s familiarity with the music industry allowed him to effectively increase my brand awareness. We met my goal within about 6 months, much sooner than anticipated! I continue to reap the benefits...Thanks for your great work!"
    Jeff Shepherd, Sheptone Pickups
  • "Josh Vittek has the ability to keep you personally or your company profile up on every major social network site and also get your latest news published in print magazines and papers worldwide.  How does he do it?  I don't know but I'm in. Thanks Josh."
    Hap Kuffner, Guitar Industry Icon and Guru
  • "Josh always knows the way to help us succeed in the music industry. More specifically, he knows how to best promote our product, which takes us to the next level in business. Thanks Josh for your initiative and creativity."
    James Suh, Cort Guitars
  • "Josh is definitely one of the stand out guys who has helped me in my music career.  He's always happy to help and makes me feel like I am important part of the company."
    Chris Camozzi, Guitarist and Bandleader Michael Bolton, Mariah Carey, Barbra Streisand
  • "...one of the most influential under 40 in the industry." 
    Musical Merchandise Review magazine, June 2006 
  • "Josh is a dream for any editor to work with.  He cares deeply about me as a person, as well as our magazine.  He is a pleasure to talk to and meet up with.  In addition, Josh is an amazing steward for his clients.  If I ran a company, I wouldn't think twice.  I'd want Josh to handle my marketing and public relations efforts in a second."
    Brian Berk, Music and Sound Retailer Magazine
  • "Simply put, no one delivers like Josh Vittek when it comes to launching a new product! Thanks Josh for all of your great work!!!"
    Buddy Blaze, Blaze Fine Stringed Instruments
  • "Josh's real-world music products industry input and experience were invaluable to NAMM in creating the industry's Wanna Play? National public awareness campaign."
    Scott Robertson, Director of Marketing and Communications NAMM
  • "My email has officially exploded! I can't believe the response I'm getting from the press release already. It's incredible. I can't thank you enough."
    Sterling Winfield, Recording Engineer/Producer
  • "Josh Vittek and VittekPR significantly assisted in us having a successful launch for our product. We went from displaying a prototype, to having a #1 top selling accessory within 6 months of initially shipping product."
    Chris Samu, The Guitar Hanger
  • "Josh Vittek gets it done! His connections are strong and that is what makes the difference."
    Dean B. Zelinsky Master Builder and founder of Dean Guitars
  • "I truly appreciate all the help and support you have given me."
    Steve Vai, Guitarist
  • "I met Josh when he was with Carvin as their public relations and artist relations representative and I find him to be really effective and professional.  He is in fact the best that company ever had."
    Bunny Brunel, Legendary Bassist of Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, Stevie Wonder, Dizzie Gillespie
  • "I am so impressed with your performance. You are the guru."
    Louis Carroll, CEO LC Enterprises
  • "We work with Josh because he has strong industry knowledge and is tuned in to the inner workings of the music products press. He was instrumental in getting coverage in a number of key publications and websites - his efforts on our behalf have been a great success."
    Brett Newman, Stagetrix
  • "I have been relying on Josh Vittek to get my most pertinent news releases out and he has done nothing but exceed my expectations."
    Elliott Rubinson CEO, dDrum
  • "If I had an extra hand, Josh would get three thumbs up. He's been the real deal for us, and he knows the ropes. Hire him. Ask us for a reference. We have been passing his details along to people we like. That's about the highest praise we can give to anyone we know."
    Nial McGaughey, President, Solid Cables
  • ""As the sole owner of Blues City Music, in Memphis, TN., I was a little skeptical when I hired Josh Vittek to do my advertising and public relations for me, NOT ANY MORE. I can safely say that after two short months, I'm ecstatic with his results. My products have seen national reviews and the press releases and exposure have continued coming the entire time. I'd highly recommend him again and hope he will continue to help Blues City Music in the future."
    James Lynn Burke, Blues City Music
  • "When we first contemplated utilizing a representative for the West Coast, we knew that Josh was the right person to handle the position. He possesses the rare combination of industry knowledge, personality, and a real players instinct. He is the consummate professional."
    Dean Campbell, President/CEO, Campbell American Guitars
  • "Josh Vittek's expertise in the field of the music manufacturing industry is impressive."
    Gary Kahler, President/CEO, Kahler International, Inc.
  • "I must say, my experience with Josh vittek and the way he handled my product press and media relations was extremely professional.  I'm looking forward to working with you in the future for more Kasha innovations."
    John Kasha, Kasha Amplifiers