Maria Grazia Adriano, MGA Media Group

Based in New York City, MGA Media Group is an integrated communications agency. We deliver game-changing media and branding campaigns that increase exposure and revenue for lifestyle brands. It’s a tall order, and we love it.

As seasoned communications experts, we craft compelling stories, orchestrate buzz-generating events, execute risk-taking programs and call on our media connections to make things happen.

When we say integrated communications, we mean it. Our seasoned team is unique, nimble and multi-talented. Together we deliver media relations, brand development, partnership programs, copywriting, art direction, social media, and more, depending on our client’s changing needs.

Partnering with our clients is what we do best. In fact, we’ve seen firsthand how brainstorming, collaborating and strategizing with our clients on the nuts and bolts of their business can lead to unanticipated opportunities and major successes.

We are globally minded and have a deep passion for brands that inspire, elevate and enlighten our world. We love what we do and bring enthusiasm, expertise and determination to every project we take on.


President & Chief Strategist, MGA Media Group

A luxury lifestyle branding expert, Maria Grazia Andriano is president and chief strategist of MGA Media Group. With more than two decades of experience creating public relations campaigns with global impact, Maria leads a team of branding and media experts that represent a prestigious portfolio of hospitality, travel, real estate, beauty and wellness clients.

From launching Cunard Line's Queen Victoria and executing celebrity-studded events at the Cannes Film Festival to re-branding Manhattan East Suite Hotels into Affinia Hotels for the Denihan Hospitality Group and launching London’s treasured Hotel Café Royal, Maria delivers cutting-edge communications strategies that help build luxury lifestyle brands.

Maria is an avid traveler and is always up for adventure. Whether it’s biking in the Pyrenees, beaching it in Uruguay or snowboarding the Canadian Rockies, Maria’s passport is ready to go. 


“Maria and her team represent their clients in a smart, savvy way that helps writers and editors formulate unique stories that are interesting to read. They do this by knowing not only their clients but the publications in which they belong, so nobody’s time is wasted and everybody is happy with the outcome.”

—Deborah Frank, Editor In Chief, Luxury Magazine

“MGA Media Group brings endless creativity, dedication and passion to their work. Their media relations campaigns have won Cunard awards time and time again!”

—Jackie Chase, Director or Public Relations, Cunard.