PRSA News

Porter Novelli Elevates New Managing Director

Linda Martin to Lead Team in Southern California Global public relations leader Porter Novelli (PN) announced two new managing directors in its Southern California and Chicago offices. Linda Martin, partner, will lead the Porter Novelli team in Southern California, while Adam Scholder, senior vice president, takes on leadership of...

PRSA SD/IC Board Member Earns High Honors in Diversity

The Institute for Diversity Certification (IDC), a subsidiary of The Society for Diversity, recently announced that out of 30 candidates, the professional organization conferred credentials to thirteen (13) new designees during its April/May 2015 testing window. These new designees earned their credential by scoring 80% or greater on a...

PRSA SD/IC Journalist Spotlight

Full Name: Ron Donoho Title: Editor-in-chief Organization: San Diego CityBeat Hometown: Baltimore Current Community: Downtown San Diego 1. You just signed on as editor of San Diego CityBeat.  Can you talk a little bit about your position and about the mission of the publication? CityBeat is an alt-weekly, so...

c3 Communications, Inc. Announces Two New Clients

National award-winning agency and local San Diego public relations firm, c3 Communications, Inc. (c3) announces two new clients to the agency’s roster. The agency was hired by Episcopal Community Services (ECS). With multiple locations in San Diego, this non-profit is a social service agency that empowers adults and families...

Oster and Associates Expands Staff

Long-time San Diego agency adds public relations specialist to its firm Oster and Associates is pleased to announce the addition of a new member to its public relations team. Hannah Martine recently joined the San Diego-based full-service branding and public relations agency that has been in operation since 1986....

Member Feature – Deborah Linggi, Principal, Linggi Communications

Full Name: Deborah Linggi Title:  Principal Organization: Linggi Communications Inc. Years in PR: 10+ Years in PRSA, San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter: I was in PRSA during my college days, and also a member of the Silicon Valley chapter in the mid-90s. I have been a member of the San...

Allison+Partners Continues Winning Streak, Expands Client Roster in U.S. and Asia

Allison+Partners announced the addition of several new health, technology, real estate and consumer clients to its agency roster, adding more than $3 million in revenue. New clients include PKWARE, Dignity Health, Seventh Generation, Equity Residential, Airbnb and ForSaleByOwner.com, a unit of Tribune Publishing Co. These wins come on the...

Salvation Army Seeking Partners for Holiday Toy Drive

The Salvation Army of San Diego is looking for companies to partner with for their annual holiday toy drive. Perhaps you are a PR agency with a client or a company that would want to host one? It may seem early to think about Christmas when the Easter Bunny...

Participate in SDSU’s Hiring in PR Research Study with a Short Survey

We all know that research is power in the public relations industry. PRSA SD/IC members have been asked to assist in an important study by San Diego State University graduate student Symone McDaniels, looking at hiring in PR. The study is anonymous and takes approximately eight minutes. The deadline to...

Elevator Selected to Redesign Website for the City of San Diego

Project aims to make SanDiego.Gov More Innovative and Efficient Elevator, a Carlsbad-based digital brand strategy agency, is pleased to announce they will be conducting the website redesign for the City of San Diego’s official website www.sandiego.gov. Elevator will redesign the website to give it a whole new look, feel...