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Western District Conference Early-Bird Registration Available Now

Early-bird conference registration is available for a limited time. Get your tickets today! Join the Western District Conference 2016 hosted by the Orange County Chapter of PRSA to learn from PR leaders, communication trend experts and members of the media as they share their outlook on the future of...

Times of San Diego’s Promotes PR News in MarketInk Column

PR veteran and PRSA member Rick Griffin is continuing to write “MarketInk,” a weekly marketing and media news column, for the Times of San Diego, a news website that has attracted up to 200,000 unique users per month. Griffin is looking to include in the column news stories about...

J. Walcher Communications Awarded City and State Business Certifications

J. Walcher Communications (JWC), a top San Diego public relations firm, has been awarded Small Local Business Enterprise (SLBE), Women Business Enterprise (WBE), Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) and State Woman Business Enterprise (SWBE) certifications. The SLBE certification gives businesses opportunities to work on city contracts that they wouldn’t otherwise...

Citizens Water Academy: To Be An Influential Leader, Just Add Water

The San Diego County Water Authority’s Citizens Water Academy is an exciting, award-winning program that informs future San Diego County leaders about water issues in our region. The SDCWA is currently recruiting candidates for the winter 2016 class. The program helps increase awareness of the historic, current and future efforts by...

Call for Speakers: PRSA Western District Conference

Share your knowledge and gain recognition by presenting at the PRSA’s Western District Conference 2016. The Call for Speakers is open until 11:59 p.m. PST on Thursday, January 21. The Orange County Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) issued a call for speakers for the 2016 Western...

PRSA Relaunches Resource Directory

In celebration of 2016, the San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter of PRSA is re-launching its Resource Directory, a cost effective way for public relations firms and vendors to promote their business or product online in a targeted and focused manner. Beginning in January, our chapter Resource Directory is debuting a...

Stalwart Communications to Build Brand Awareness, Increase Leads for MedaPoint

Agency aims to showcase company’s value proposition, team’s expertise within emergency medical services industry Stalwart Communications, a Pay-on-Performance PR and marketing agency, announced it added Texas-based EMS software company MedaPoint, Inc. to its client roster. The agency will spearhead a multi-pronged approach that will include building MedaPoint’s brand by...

APR Preparation Training That Works

If your new year’s resolution is to build on your PR skills and are considering going for your APR here’s a great tool to help you be successful: the APR Online Training Course and associated virtual student COHORTS. This program provides the APR candidate with both disciplined academic learning environment...

Journalist Spotlight: Erik Hale, Locale Magazine

  Full Name: Erik Hale Title: Publisher, Founder, Owner Organization: Locale Magazine Hometown: Hughson, CA Current Community: Newport Beach 1. Describe your current job in one sentence, being as specific as possible. My job is to innovate, create, improve, teach and provide in as many areas of our company...

Attention Getters Design Signs on as PRSA Sponsor

Attention Getters Design, Inc. recently “signed on” to help PRSA SD/IC with it’s signage and display needs. Attention Getters is a 22-year-old, eight-employee company in the business of creating signs, banners, vehicle graphics, murals and giant inflatables. Serving many on the Fortune 500 list from their office in El Cajon, their...