MJE Marketing Announces New Staff, Promotions

MJE Marketing Announces New Staff, Promotions

MJE Marketing recently announced new hires and new promotions. James McIntosh joins the agency as Director of Public Affairs & Communications. McIntosh has extensive public relations and strategic communication experience in the health care, education, business and nonprofit worlds, as well as a wide-ranging background in public affairs and...

PR Pros Sought for Career Day Speaking Opportunity

Chapter Diversity Committee invites you to Sweetwater High School’s Career Day PRSA SD/IC’s Diversity Committee and Sweetwater High School are looking for PR professionals who are interested in sharing their career and post-secondary experiences to a classroom of students. The event will take place Feb. 26, 2016 from 9:45 to...

PRSA SD/IC Chapter Awarded for Diversity & Inclusion Initiative

The San Diego and Imperial Counties chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA SD/IC) was recognized for outstanding efforts in advancing diversity initiatives – a priority of the national organization. The “2015 PRSA Chapter Diversity and Inclusion Award” was presented to the PRSA SD/IC chapter president at...

Oster and Associates Expands with Two New Account Coordinators

Oster and Associates is pleased to announce the addition of two new members to its accounts team. Laurissa Lane and Yasmine Grignard recently joined the San Diego-based full-service branding and public relations agency that has been in operation since 1986. Located in Hillcrest, the agency boasts a roster of...

Chapter Honors 2015 Edward L. Bernays Award Winners

Nearly 200 Public Relations professionals from around San Diego and Imperial counties attended the Oct. 20 Edward L. Bernays Mark of Excellence Awards ceremony held by the San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). At the “Carnivale Spectacular” themed banquet, attendees were dazzled by...

Susan G. Komen San Diego Names Scatena Daniels New Agency of Record

Scatena Daniels announces Susan G. Komen San Diego (Komen San Diego) has selected the firm as their public relations agency of record. Scatena Daniels will provide media relations, strategic leadership and community outreach services for the organization for the next two years. Since its inception in 1995, Komen San Diego...

Reema Makani Boccia, APR, Earns 40 Under 40 Honors

PRSA San Diego/Imperial Counties Past President and Two Rivers Strategies founder, Reema Makani Boccia, APR, was recently honored with an SD Metro 2015 40 Under 40 Award for 2015.  The awards recognize a group of men and women who “represent some of the best and brightest minds of San...

J. Walcher Communications Adds Jewish Family Service of San Diego to Client Roster

J. Walcher Communications, a public relations and marketing agency based in San Diego, has been hired by Jewish Family Service of San Diego to increase awareness about the nonprofit organization and its numerous services. Through strategic public relations and writing services, J. Walcher Communications will help Jewish Family Service...

September Member Spotlight: Leslie Payne, Sweetwater Authority

Full Name: Leslie Payne Title: Public Affairs Manager Organization: Sweetwater Authority Years in PR: 15 Years in PRSA, San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter: 12 Hometown: La Mesa, California Current Community: La Mesa, California 1. Describe your current job in one sentence, being as specific as possible. I implement and manage...

Give Back to Local PR Practitioners: Join the PRSA SD/IC Board of Directors

Help lead the San Diego/Imperial Counties PRSA Chapter in 2016 and beyond! The chapter is seeking dedicated, passionate PR professionals for a limited number of open board member seats in 2016. Board members play an important role in raising the profile of the PR profession while developing management and...