Our Unique ApproaCh
Morahan Arts & Media (MAM), founded by Katlyn Morahan, is dedicated to building the brands and audiences of individual performing artists and organizations by telling their stories on a variety of platforms. The agency's combined experience in public relations, marketing, fundraising and events-planning, together with a deep knowledge of many performing arts disciplines, enables MAM to think beyond traditional communications efforts. Based in New York City, Morahan Arts & Media offers a targeted, tailored and personal approach to clients, working on a flexible plan that best meets clients' needs.
Katlyn Morahan is a passionate and energetic cultural communications professional with collective experience in public relations, marketing, events-management, and fundraising for some of the world's leading performing arts organizations. Katlyn spent four years working in the public relations and marketing departments at Carnegie Hall, where she executed publicity efforts for leading orchestras, ensembles, vocalists and instrumentalists. Katlyn was also the second staff member to join the American Associates of the National Theatre, the US-arm of London’s National Theatre, during a significant period in the organization's growth. Prior to this, she also led fundraising initiatives at Delaware Theatre Company and has had additional work experiences at NBC’s TODAY Show, Broadway public relations agency, Barlow-Hartman, and financial services communications agency, Cognito.
Katlyn holds a Masters degree in Performing Arts Administration from New York University, and undergraduate degrees in Broadcast Journalism and Spanish from Syracuse University.
Account Director Katy Salomon uses her experience in public relations, branding, artist management, and as a classically trained cellist to implement strategic press campaigns and media services for the artists and cultural organizations on the MAM roster. With strong relationships in both the press and presenting facets of the music industry, Katy seeks innovative new ways to connect audiences with the arts they love. Previously as Publicist and Artist Manager at Jensen Artists, Katy worked on press campaigns for artists and organizations such as Sony Music Masterworks, Bang on a Can, the Chiara String Quartet, cellist Maya Beiser, violinist Philippe Quint, pianist Simone Dinnerstein, American Composers Orchestra, composer Anna Thorvaldsdottir, classical guitarist Jason Vieaux, and many more. She has also held positions at 21C Media Group, Kirshbaum and Associates, Lois Cohn PR, and the Valley Entertainment Record Label.
Katy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Cello with a Minor in Business from Florida State University, and a Masters of Arts in Music Business from New York University.