NSA is a unique, award winning, multi-faceted boutique agency with vast international experience, specializing in fashion, media, music, art and lifestyle related industries. NSA provides a comprehensive one-stop shop for world-class branding, digital,/social, public relations, marketing, creative and media services.
Our mission is to help our clients to build beautiful brands through an integrated approach to marketing in the digital age. Telling a brand's story with effectiveness and reach takes an integrated approach that incorporates every touch-point within the marketing mix. We believe that this is the foundation for all future success. We only work with brands we love, which almost always ensure a successful union with our clients.
With beautiful offices and showrooms in Los Angeles, with affiliate showrooms in New York, London, Paris and Berlin, NSA is an organization with unique international reach, knowledge and experience in the world’s most exciting markets.
British born, Barton has been at the top of the international marketing and communications field for over a decade. Through his work with Diesel (Vice President of Marketing and Communications), Martin Margiela, DSquared2 and other leading international brands, he has received many prestigious industry awards, and is a regular and distinguished speaker at the world’s top branding conferences. A founder member of the Cool Council (a U.K govt. endorsed authority on ‘cool’) alongside Oswald Boetang, Alex Shulman and Rankin, Barton has first class international experience in luxury/branded fashion branding, marketing and PR.
Helena is an internationally acclaimed PR and marketing professional. Having begun her career at Diesel UK (PR & events). she moved to Overland (Press Manager for Caterpillar, Stride Shoes) and then to Coalition PR (The Strokes, Kings Of Leon, Bloc Party, Franz Ferdinand etc.) where she represented their biggest account (HMV Records) and PR’d gigs with some of the worlds biggest artists. A move to Espionage PR saw her returning to fashion PR with clients including Rag & Bone, All Saints and Fila as well as uber hip magazines - Sleaze Nation and Jockey Slut, under the same roof as Banksy. She moved to the U.S in 2005 and became world-wide publicist for The Godfather of Soul - James Brown up until his death, before becoming joint founder of NSA.
NSA have first-class international experience spanning experiential and lifestyle branding, marketing and PR. The organization maintains one of the world’s most envied international contact databases and networks. The expertise of the team and the extended network under NSA’s umbrella is a rare commodity, and an agency that is client orientated, whilst being committed to hard work AND results is something of an endangered species.
Whatever your brand, creative, marketing or public relations goals, NSA has the unique knowledge and ability to help you meet them.