We love what we do because each day we get to push clients out of the their brand box and put them in front of the people and press that have the power to grow our clients’ brands. Not only do we employ the best, we collaborate with the best to ensure every project meets Kay Lain standards.

Katy Sandusky

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Founder/ CEO and Head Pubilicist

Katy has extensive experience in professional sports marketing, fashion and major events. Katy worked with the marketing team for the Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Ravens for three seasons in entertainment and event development. She has worked as a Marketing Director of national non-profit The One Love Foundation. Katy has spent two seasons growing the largest fashion event in the southern region: New Orleans Fashion Week. She has also experience in athlete marketing, retail and high-end beauty. Crediting a strong ability to identify the right audiences for a brand and develop tactics to reach them, Katy has found success across many industries.

Katy currently serves as the Vice President of Membership on the Boys Hope Girls Hope of New Orleans Junior Board.

When she’s not garnering publicity for clients, Katy likes to relive her high school track years and attempt to beat Usain Bolt to breaking the 19 second 200 meter sprint, and if that doesn’t work out there’s always the pursuit of finding the best new vino happy hour. Katy’s free time also tends to gravitate around the sixth letter of the alphabet, F: faith, football, fitness, fabulous fashion and fermentation.


Mariana Marcia


Client Relations and Administrative Assistant

Mariana is a recent graduate of Loyola University New Orleans where she majored in public relations and marketing. She was born and raised in Miami, FL and has a passion for anything involving fashion. In her free time, Mariana loves to travel the world and explore new fashion trends. She enjoys reaching different audiences in creative ways through her PR and marketing work.





Taylor Hicks


Hay Is In The Barn Social Media Intern (Baltimore, MD)

Taylor is a recent graduate from Shepherd University in Shepherdstown, WV. While there, she majored in Recreation and Sport Studies with a concentration in Sports Communications. She is a born and raised Baltimore girl! Taylor loves everything that has to do with music, fashion and sports!








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