Story-Driven Marketing and Public Relations
We tell good stories about people doing good things.
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We represent restaurants, food and beverage brands that are intentional, sustainable, and environmentally friendly.
Food + Beverage
If your product or service creates a positive impact, we can tell your story to more people.
Our agency handles book launches, appearances, and brand platform growth.
Chefs + Authors



Using a story-meets-science approach for every campaign, our agency only works with brands that are environmentally friendly and socially responsible:

  • Food & Restaurants
  • Beverage
  • Lifestyle
  • Chefs/Authors

As award-winning writers, marketers and public relations experts, our mission is to bring good people doing good things into the spotlight.

“If NASA and Wes Anderson got together and opened a marketing agency, it would be Bright Planning.” 

We are a boutique agency that offers small town Southern hospitality, big city marketing expertise and media relationships, and global cultural awareness.

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