PRSA News

New Pros Committee Forming for 2018

Interested in taking your career to the next level? Have a passion to see your colleagues succeed and further develop their PR skills? If so, then serving on the New Pros Committee is a great opportunity for you. If you have five years of experience or less, you qualify...

Southwest Strategies Welcomes Three New Hires

Southwest Strategies, one of California’s leading public affairs and public outreach firms with offices in San Diego, Sacramento and Fresno, is pleased to announce that it has added three new employees – Manager of Public Affairs, Kenneth Moore; Manager of Public Affairs, Melanie Wilson; and Account Executive, Alexis Lopez...

Chapter Accepting Scholarship Applications

Every year, PRSA SD/IC awards the annual Glen Broom Scholarship to a deserving college student who is pursuing their career in public relations. The chapter will award one $1,500 scholarship, and the qualifications are as follows: Full time student at a San Diego area state college or university who...

c3 Communications, Inc. Announces Five New Clients

Celebrating their 17th anniversary in 2017, c3 Communications, Inc. (c3) is excited to announce that they are the agency of record for National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic, Stance ISA World Adaptive Surfing Championship, SCORE San Diego, Parq West and the San Diego Smooth Jazz Festival. Hired by the U.S....

J. Walcher Communications Promotes Jenna Brossman to Integrated Marketing Communications Manager

J. Walcher Communications (JWC), a top San Diego public relations and marketing agency, has promoted Jenna Brossman from senior account executive to integrated marketing communications manager. The position is a first for the agency. The promotion reflects Brossman’s role at the company, where she manages a wide variety of...

Chapter Honors 2017 Edward L. Bernays Award Winners

Close to 200 public relations professionals attended the 25th annual Edward L. Bernays Mark of Excellence Awards Ceremony on October 12, hosted by the San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA SD/IC). At the “Bloom Where You Are Planted” themed banquet, attendees were welcomed...

Cannes Lions Winner Joins i.d.e.a. Agency as Excecutive Creative Director

Integrated marketing agency, i.d.e.a., announces the addition of industry veteran E Slody, who joins the company as executive creative director. In this role, Slody will lead i.d.e.a.’s creative discipline, providing strategic guidance for clients and artistic direction for the team. Slody brings more than 15 years of experience in the creative industry...

FOX 5’s Abbey Gibb to Emcee 2017 Bernays Awards

We’ll be marking the 25th Anniversary of our chapter’s Edward L. Bernays Mark of Excellence Awards on Thursday, Oct. 12, at The Dana on Mission Bay! To help us celebrate this year’s winners will be our emcee, Emmy-winning anchor and reporter for FOX 5 San Diego, Abbey Gibb! Abbey...

PRSA Triple Play: New Member Promotion

Our most popular membership deal is back by popular demand! For a limited time, join PRSA for only $255 and you will receive three memberships for the price of one! In addition to the PRSA National membership, which connects you to more than 21,000 public relations and communication professionals,...

JWalcher VP Sandy Young Named ’40 Under 40′ Honoree

Sandy Young, Vice President at J. Walcher Communications and former PRSA SD/IC board member, not only made the list as one of San Diego Metro’s 40 Under 40 honorees, she made the cover of the magazine! The company’s blog posted: “We love her commitment to understanding and helping clients...