Sydney Engel - Founder and CEO of Sydney E. Publicity

Sydney Engel is the Founder and CEO of Sydney E. Publicity, a boutique firm that builds and amplifies travel, hospitality and luxury lifestyle brands through the power of relationships, one-of-a-kind storytelling and creative partnerships. Sydney’s A-list client roster includes brands like Mandarin Oriental, Canouan (St. Vincent and The Grenadines), Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Wymara Resort & Villas (Turks & Caicos), Atlantis Paradise Island (The Bahamas), FLYJETS (Private Jet Marketplace), Flagship Restaurant Group (National Brand Behind Blue Sushi Sake Grill, Plank, Ghost Donkey, Anthem, Revival House Palma, and Cham Pang Lanes) among others. She also supports some of the leading public relations and experiential agencies, globally, with earned media campaigns for clients in the travel and food and beverage sectors.

Prior to founding her PR firm in 2020, Sydney served as Global Director of Public Relations and Reputation Management for Atlantis Paradise Island, where she spearheaded publicity efforts for the five hotel towers, celebrity chef restaurants, marine habitats, guest activities and special events. She also has held esteemed PR and Marketing positions with Four Seasons (New York and Caribbean Markets) and Ferrari North America.


Sydney Engel holds a Bachelor of Science from New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, where she also guest lectures, quarterly.  Most recently, she received her Masters Certificate in Sports and Entertainment Marketing from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.