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“Don’t confuse fame with success. Madonna is one; Helen Keller is the other.” – Erma Bombbeck

Fifteen Minutes Public Relations, a Los Angeles firm specializing in consumer brands and celebrity representation, has expanded its personalities division with the recent addition of three new clients.

Dr. Lisa Masterson, Emmy-nominated co-host of the award-winning talk show The Doctors, HGTV star Carter Oosterhouse, currently hosting the hit show Million Dollar Homes, and Greg Louganis, Olympic Gold Medalist and trainer on the upcoming ABC series Splash, are the latest to join a burgeoning Fifteen Minutes TV personalities roster that includes Mario Lopez, Laila Ali, Ty Pennington, E! Correspondent Jason Kennedy and HGTV’s Sabrina Soto to name a few.

“Rice is great if you’re really hungry and want to eat two thousand of something.” – Mitch Hedberg

iVillage, the largest content-driven community for women online, announced today that it has been selected as the content partner for the Minute® Rice and Success® Rice “Simplify Yourself” program.

In its biggest food category deal to date, iVillage will provide customized editorial content including thematic webisodes, articles, slideshows, recipes, and social media extensions, and will promote the “Simplify Yourself” program across various NBCUniversal platforms, including iVillage.com, and TV ads featured on E!, Oxygen and Style Network. The digital portion of the program launches today, followed by an on-air promotional rollout later in the month.

“Television is not real life. In real life people actually have to leave the coffee shop and go to jobs.” – Bill Gates

MLC PR is now working with Counter Culture Coffee, the much-loved coffee roaster, dedicated to finding and bringing to market the most exciting and delicious coffees in the world. Counter Culture is committed to the ideal of coffee perfection, real sustainability, and cutting-edge education throughout the coffee chain. Counter Culture Coffee is served in some of the country’s top restaurants and is also available for purchase in the best coffee shops and markets. The company has created an outstanding corporate culture, making it an exceptional place to work, and is dedicated to serving its communities.

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