PRSA News

March to the Beat of PRSA: New Member Promotion

Why become a PRSA member? There are many reasons why our members love PRSA. For one, we aim to support our members at every stage of their career, so they can contribute to the success of their organization. With local chapter membership, you can: Expand your circle of colleagues...

Emerging and Future Leaders Invited to Apply for Citizens Water Academy

Water continues to be one of the top issues faced by our region’s policymakers and businesses leaders. Reliable and affordable water supplies are critical to our region’s economic vitality. That’s why the San Diego County Water Authority started the Citizens Water Academy in 2014. The highly acclaimed program gives...

PR Leader Bill Trumpfheller Passes Away

Bill Trumpfheller – president of Nuffer, Smith, Tucker – died of cardiac arrest on Dec. 29 at the age of 53. Bill began his public relations career at NST as an intern in 1986 while still enrolled at San Diego State University, a school he cherished and championed throughout...

Oster and Associates Adds New York Native to Full-Service Agency Team

Oster and Associates is pleased to announce the addition of Claire Mangine as an account services/public relations specialist. Mangine recently joined the San Diego-based full-service branding and public relations agency located in Hillcrest. Mangine arrived in San Diego from Rochester, N.Y., where she previously worked as a social media...

Nuffer, Smith, Tucker Goes International

Agency Opens First Binational Office in Tijuana and Announces Hiring of Additional Staff Building on its existing roster of clients and its history of building relationships in the San Diego-Tijuana region, Nuffer, Smith, Tucker announces the opening of its first office in Tijuana, Baja California and the addition of...

Southwest Strategies Expands Binational Efforts

Company Places New Emphasis on Binational Engagement Providing Unique Opportunities for Clients in CaliBaja Region Leading California public affairs firm Southwest Strategies, LLC is expanding its services to meet the needs of clients on both sides of the U.S./Mexico border. Coming on the heels of its recent statewide expansion,...

PRSA SD/IC Board of Directors Approved

The October 20 Edward L. Bernays Mark of Excellence Awards ceremony served as the PRSA San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter annual meeting. At this time, Chapter members voted in approval on a slate of board officers, directors and assembly delegates to lead the chapter in 2017. Your PRSA SD/IC 2017...

PRSA Chapter Wins PRSA Diversity Award Two Years in a Row

For the second year in a row, the San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter was presented with the “PRSA Chapter Diversity and Inclusion Award,” standing out among its peers for its commitment to advancing diversity and inclusion among its members and within the Society. Presented during the PRSA 2016 International Conference...

Call for 2017 New Pros Committee Members

Application process closes Nov. 18, 2016 Want to get more involved in San Diego’s PR community? The Public Relations Society of America San Diego / Imperial Counties Chapter New Professionals welcome Chapter members with 1 to 5 years experience in the industry to apply for a position on the...

PRSA Chapter Honors 2016 Edward L. Bernays Award Winners

More than 200 public relations professionals attended the Edward L. Bernays Mark of Excellence Awards Ceremony tonight, hosted by the San Diego / Imperial Counties Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA SD/IC). At the “Navigating Uncharted Waters” themed banquet, attendees were dazzled by the downtown San...