EXCLUSIVE: Status PR partners Mona Loring and Chris Rossi are going their separate ways. Loring and Rossi released a statement Monday that Loring is returning to her original home, MLC PR, which she founded 15 years ago, and Rossi will remain the sole head of Status PR.
Following Loring to MLC will be Matt Yorio and Nilda Carrazana, who will be promoted to vice presidents at the agency, along with clients including Emmy winner Carrie Preston, Garcelle Beauvais, Ryan Guzman, Tricia Helfer, Violett Beane and Lizzy Greene.
Status PR clients include Nickelodeon, Instagram, Nyle DiMarco, Molly McCook and Francis Ngannou, among others.
Their statement follows in full below.
“After two terrific years, Mona Loring will amicably part ways from STATUS PR where she was partners with Chris Rossi and return to her origin story at MLC PR which she founded 15 years ago. She brings along her original team including longtime employees, Matt Yorio and Nilda Carrazana who will be upped to VPs at the agency, along with clients Emmy winner Carrie Preston, Garcelle Beauvais, Ryan Guzman, Tricia Helfer, Violett Beane, Lizzy Greene, among others. Rossi will head STATUS PR & the firm will continue to lead with entertainment clients including Hallmark Channel, Nickelodeon, Instagram, Nyle DiMarco, Molly McCook and Francis Ngannou amongst others.”