The Pig in the Press

Want to know how we came to be?  Check out our about us page. 

In need of logos, photos, or other brand assets?  We rounded them all up here. 

Press contact: 

Lea Richards,

Newspapers & Magazines

Better Homes and Gardens – Easy way to put dinner on the table
Playboy Magazine – 
Dayton Daily News – Barbecue Advice – Barbecue Ribs Delivered
Gloss Magazine – Pig of the Month Baby Back Ribs
Forbes Magazine – News of the Day
Northside San Francisco magazine – Essential Must Try’s
Pittsburgh Times - Holiday Gift Guide
National BBQ News
New York Smash Magazine – #1 Mail Order BBQ


Good Morning America – Recommended by Iron Chef Michael Symon
Entertainment Weekly - Round up Of the Week
Fox 28 Columbus – Taste Testing Pig of the Month BBQ In A Box
Fox 45 Dayton – Grilling with Pig of the Month & Lea Richards
Channel 3 Connecticut – Superbowl Hits

Top Websites & Blogs

USA Weekend – Stadium and tailgating must haves
Grill Grrrrl – Italian Sausages review
Pop Sugar – Pig of the Month BBQ – Pig, the other white meat
Thrillist – Pig of the Month BBQ Of the Month Club – Pig of the Month!
Quicken Loans Blog – Pig of the Month BBQ Review
Bump Club - Holiday Gift Guide
Discovery Channel – Get Your Meat by Mail
Bump Club and Beyond - Holiday Gift Guide
The Deck Chef – Last minute Holiday Gifts
QBliss – Holiday Gift Guide
CNN Money – Regulation Nightmares
Mint Life Blog – Honey & it’s many uses – Must Try!
Yahoo News – Now Anyone Can BBQ Like the Pro’s
Heck of a Bunch – Heck of a Holiday Review
Inspired Taste – BBQ Feast for Two!
Jet Set Extra’s – Must Try for Your Ski Weekend
NFIB – How To Handle Negative Publicity
Stuff Parents Need – A New Idea For Thankgiving
Simply Stacie – Holiday Gift Guide
Grasping For Objectivity – Tailgating Season is Here! – Food for Sailors
Two Classy Chicks - BBQ Baby Back Ribs
E! News Online – Meat Dress Follow Up
Fab Find Foodie – Pig of the Month BBQ Review
Confessions of an Overworked Mom – Win a Tailgating Package
Susan’s Disney Family - Pig of the Month Giveaway
Sweeps for Bloggers – Pig of the Month BBQ Sauce
Housewife Bliss – Gathering Around the BBQ
The Dirty Tshirt- Blog – Pig of the Month Ships Finger Lickin Good BBQ – Made in America by Businesswomen
Georgia Pelligrini – Exotic bacon and more – oh my!
Sweep Tight – Pig of the Month Review
The Kitchen Witch - Let’s Get Messy
Betty Confidential - Pig of the Month Ribs
WifeStyle – Gathering Around the BBQ
Singular City – Pig of the Month, BBQ with a back story. – Pig of the Month BBQ of the Month Cub
Grilling For All Reasons - Key West Style Baby Back Ribs
Shoestring Venture - The Pig of the Month BBQ Startup Story
Rats and More - Pig of the Month Review
We Like To Cook – BBQ Ribs a Go – Go!
The Gift Insider - Featured Gift: BBQ of the Month Club
Celebrity Mound – Lady Gaga Pig of the Month Meat Dress
The Kitchen Witch - Let’s Get Messy
Made Man - Three Month BBQ of the Month Club
Food Bloggs - Product Review, Pig of the Month
Sammi’s Blog of Life – Pig of the Month BBQ Review
The Succulent Wife – Pig of the Month BBQ Club
Unfinished Man – Delicious Meats by Mail
The Entreprenette Gazette – Best PR Tips - Pig of the Month Startup Story

Radio Shows & Podcasts

ABC News Radio – Barbecue Meats and Sauces
Mancow Muller Show -
The Daily National – Secrets of using Facebook for Business
Dayton Pulse - Pig of the Month
The Recipe Box Radio Show - BBQ Giveaway [closed] and review
100.3 KILT – Mail Order Meat: Top 10 Meat Fixes
On the Menu Radio – Interview with Pig of the Month Barbecue [May 15th]
Cooking With Caitlin – “Where have you been all my life Pig of the Month BBQ”
99.9 Virgin Radio - Pig of the Month Meat Dress
Clevver Music - Bone Dress? Pig of the Month

Contests and Awards

National Mustard Museum – Winner 2011 Best Mustard Based BBQ Sauce, Colonel Mustards
Gettin Sauced – All Pig of the Month BBQ Sauces Place in Top 10
NASFT – Winner Best New Product Round Up 2011
American Royal BBQ Sauce Competition – Love Me Tender Memphis BBQ Sauce Winner
DBJ – 40 under 40
Ernst and Young – Companies to Watch 2011
Best Ribs – Southern Living Magazine
Best Gifts – Martha Stewart Magazine
Top 5 Best Mail Order Meals – Esquire


Design Spree – Featuring Grilling Sauces from Pig of the Month BBQ

Famous Customers

We’ve had everyone from truck drivers to talk show hosts to famous chefs chow down on our smoked meats. A couple of our favorites have been: Whoopi Goldberg, Iron Chef Michael Symon, Paula Deen, Stephen Colbert, Chelsea Handler, and a couple more we can’t mention.


Press Featuring Our Head Hog, Lea Richards

Huffington Post – How To Promote Your Small Business
Under 30 CEO – 55 Ways Young Entrepreneurs Can Cut Costs
CNN Money – Regulation Nightmares - Lea Richards
The Grindstone – The Venture Capitalists Club
Women Information Network – Lea Richards
Next Great Generation – Work Smarter, Not Harder
YFS Entrepreneur - Six Ways to Monetize Your Business
Marnie’s Friends - PR on a Budget
Under30CEO – 40 Ways Small Business Owners Waste Money
Business Blogging Telesummit – Lea Richards Interview
Right Mix Marketing – 9 Lessons from Marketing Innovators
YFS Entrepreneur – 5 Simple Steps to Increase Brand Awareness

For more information, to schedule an interview or to receive product to review, please contact:

Lea Richards
2571 Timber Lane, Dayton, OH 45414
OH: (310) 737-8431