PRSA News

Scatena Daniels Expands Client Roster

Fresh off the heels of spearheading the strategic public relations efforts for the San Diego Blood Bank’s very successful Chargers Drive XXXVI, Scatena Daniels announces three new clients: San Diego Financial Literacy Center, Moonlight Stage Productions and Malashock Dance. The firm has also expanded services for San Diego REPertory Theatre...

J. Walcher Communications Adds Hazard Center to Client Roster

J. Walcher Communications, a public relations agency based in San Diego, has been hired by Hazard Center in Mission Valley to create and implement a branding campaign that uses an array of media strategies. The campaign focuses on promoting the center as an all-inclusive, one-stop service, shopping and entertainment...

Marisa Vallbona Honored for Service to Local Students

The San Diego State University chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America honored Marisa Vallbona, APR, Fellow PRSA after a decade of service as the chapter professional adviser in February 2015. Marisa, owner of CIM Incorporated, has been an influential figure for both PRSSA and PRSA alike....

2015 Chapter Sponsorship Packages Offer Benefits at Every Level

The 2015 PRSA SD/IC sponsorship packages are now online.  New sponsor levels have been added this year to assure businesses and organizations of any size can lend their support to local public relations professionals. Don’t see a package that fits your needs? Packages can always be customized to ensure...

PRSA Member Feature: Candice Eley

Full Name:  Candice Eley Title: Director of Public Relations Organization: San Diego Tourism Authority Years in PR: 10 Years in PRSA: 8 Hometown: San Diego (I wasn’t born here, but I’ve been living here for 20+ years so I claim it as my hometown!) Current Community: City Heights Describe...

Nuffer, Smith, Tucker Adds Two New Employees

Agency Expands Binational Practice with Hire of Cross-Boarder Native; Adds New Account Coordinator for Consumer, Nonprofit Sector Group Nuffer, Smith, Tucker has added two new employees to its roster, expanding its binational practice with the hire of cross-border native and adding a new account coordinator for consumer, nonprofit sector group....

J Public Relations Announces New Clients

J Public Relations is excited to announce a number of new clients in its hospitality and lifestyle divisions. In hospitality, JPR is representing The Embassy Row Hotel in Washington, DC, The Westin Lake Las Vegas, and the The ART Hotel, in Denver, CO, opening in May 2015. In lifestyle,...

Nuffer, Smith, Tucker Named ‘Business of the Year’ by San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce

For its four decades of positive community impact and exemplary leadership in the public relations industry, the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce is honoring Nuffer, Smith, Tucker Public Relations as its 2015 Business of the Year. Having partnered with or represented many of San Diego’s most notable brands...

The EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™

The EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ awards program is welcoming nominations for both emerging and seasoned business leaders, including original founders and those who’ve stepped in to transform a business. Open to all industries and self-nominations are encouraged. Through the program, applicants can broaden their public relations and media...

San Diego Press Club Newsmaker Event

San Diego Press Club Hosts its First Newsmaker Event of 2015 on Monday, Jan. 26 at 6 p.m. This year is Balboa Park’s centennial of the Panama-California Exposition – and who’s the best newsmaker to update Press Club members than San Diego City Councilman Todd Gloria? His district includes...