About Us

FOUNDED BY LUXURY MARKETING AND BRANDING EXPERT KATHLEEN RUIZ, KRW CONSULTING IS A FULL SERVICE MARKETING AGENCY SPECIALIZING IN BRAND PARTNERSHIPS.

Our business is connecting your business with partners that align with your goals.

We build thoughtful and impactful partnership experiences to wow your customers, create industry disruption and start a conversation.
KRW Consulting’s strong network of partners is the result of the team’s collective years of experience in the industry.

The team has expertise in event and talent management, merchandise collaborations, charity sponsorships, branding, public relations, advertising, experiential marketing and vendor co-op campaigns.

Kathleen Ruiz
CEO and Founder

With over 25 years of experience in luxury retail, Kathleen has established herself as a leader in the fashion industry. Her impressive network, strong relationships and proven track record are invaluable in creating unique and powerful partnerships for brands.

Prior to starting her own agency, Kathleen was SVP of Media and Development for Hudson’s Bay Company where she worked on partnerships, media, production, charitable giving and business development.

Kathleen joined Saks in 2005 as VP of Marketing for the New York flagship. In 2010, she was appointed VP, Public Relations and Special Events and later took on advertising, partnerships, and brand strategy before being promoted to SVP.

Before joining Saks, Kathleen worked at Neiman Marcus for 14 years where she held varying positions of increasing responsibility in marketing, public relations, and special events.

Kathleen Ruiz