Exclusive: Veteran publicist and awards strategist Emily Lu Aldrich has founded the new venture Accolade Publicity and Consulting.
The news comes after a successful 2018-2019 awards season for Aldrich in which she led 20th Century Fox
’s Bohemian Rhapsody
craft awards team to three Oscar wins for sound mixing, sound editing, and for editor John Ottman
, who won this season off his first Academy Award nomination.
Aldrich will continue to work with filmmakers and producers as well as longtime clients such as IFC Films
, Magnolia Pictures
and Oscilloscope Laboratories, along with consulting on awards projects for both Oscar and Emmy seasons. Her new company will focus on artisan/craft and documentary awards campaigns, theatrical and festival launches, and corporate consulting.
Aldrich is highly respected by her clients for her keen sensibility when it comes to positioning films during awards season, her sharp knowledge about the ever-changing entertainment, and her longstanding working relationships with the media.