PRSA News

Member Feature: Elaine Camuso

Full Name: Elaine Camuso Title: Communications Manager Organization: Wakeland Housing and Development Corporation Years in PR: 7 Years in PRSA, San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter: 5 Hometown: Davis, CA Current Community: I’m a happy 20-year resident of the fabulous University Heights, 92103 1. Describe your current job in one sentence,...

Chemistry Public Relations Adds Eight New Accounts

Chemistry Public Relations announced that it has added eight prominent brands to its portfolio. “It is going to be an exciting summer at Chemistry Public Relations,” said Audrey Doherty, president. “We represent the best of Southern California from rooftop restaurants and bars to craft beer and restaurant innovators to...

2015 Summer Social Recap

The chapter’s annual Summer Social event was a success! More than 140 PRSA SD/IC members, PR and marketing professionals, and journalists attended the event at Stone Brewing in Liberty Station to enjoy the company of colleagues, as well as meet new professional contacts. Stone Brewing provided an excellent selection...

PRSA SD/IC Journalist Spotlight

Full Name:  Brad Perry Title: AroundTown Reporter Organization:  KUSI-Good Morning San Diego Years in television/journalism:  23 years Hometown:  Battle Creek, Mi Current Community:  San Diego  1. Describe your current job in one sentence. I show off different communities or events around San Diego. 2. What drew you television and...

Elevator Acquires Copper Blue Creative

Elevator, a Carlsbad-based digital brand strategy agency, is pleased to announce they have acquired Copper Blue Creative, a creative design company, also based in Carlsbad, Calif. effective June 1, 2015. The acquisition will strengthen resources, capabilities and value to the agency’s respective clients and allow Elevator to continue providing...

Member Feature: Jamie Lynn Sigler, J Public Relations / 7th & Wit

Full Name:   Jamie Lynn Sigler Title:   Founding Partner Organization:  J Public Relations / 7th & Wit Years in PR:  14 Years in PRSA, San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter: 8 Hometown:  Plymouth, Massachusetts Current Community: Downtown 1. Describe your current job in one sentence, being as specific as possible. I oversee...

Oster and Associates Adds Heaviland Landscape Management to Client Roster

Oster and Associates is pleased to announce the signing of Heaviland Landscape Management to its roster of clients. Oster and Associates will help raise awareness about Heaviland being a responsible, local leader in the commercial landscape design and management industries. “Just like Oster and Associates, Heaviland Landscape Management is...

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...