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

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...

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...

Oster and Associates Names Andres Verjan Vice President of Client Services

Oster and Associates recently promoted Andres Verjan to vice president of client services. He originally joined the San Diego-based full-service branding and public relations agency in 1993. Since then, Verjan has served in various roles at the agency prior to his most recent promotion. He is in his second...

Canale Communications Named One of San Diego’s ‘Best Places to Work’

Canale Communications Inc., an award-winning life science communications firm, has been named one of the Best Places to Work in San Diego. This annual award is presented by the San Diego Business Journal and Best Companies Group, and it consists of a two-part survey process, contributed by both the...

i.d.e.a. Honored for Creating Extraordinary Positive Impact as a Business

i.d.e.a. was recognized for creating extraordinary positive impact as a business based on an independent, comprehensive assessment administered by the nonprofit B Lab. Honorees are featured on B the Change, the digital Medium publication produced by B Lab.. i.d.e.a. is honored in the Best for the World Overall list, which includes...

Canale Communications Expands Leadership Team and Strengthens Expertise in Digital Health

Canale Communications Inc., an award-winning life science communications firm, has advanced four members of its leadership team to new positions with increased responsibility and retained an additional vice president to bolster its digital health expertise. The moves reflect the firm’s overall growth and success in serving innovation-driven companies. Heidi...

Southwest Strategies Receives Seven Hermes Creative Awards

Leading California public affairs and public outreach agency Southwest Strategies, LLC was awarded seven Hermes Creative Awards from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP). Southwest Strategies received awards in the categories of Design, Publications, Website Development and Marketing Collateral. “At Southwest Strategies, our goal is to produce...

Kaye Sweetser, Ph.D., APR+M Selected to the College of Fellows

The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) has announced the election of 11 new members into the organization’s prestigious College of Fellows, an honorary organization within PRSA comprised of more than 350 senior practitioners and educators, each of whom has left a significant footprint on the public relations profession....

Crowe PR Adds Restaurant Development Group to Growing Client Roster

Crowe PR, a San Diego-based, internationally-focused public relations firm, known for its progressive, results-based approach, announced today the addition of Social Syndicate to its growing client roster. Social Syndicate, a San Diego-based restaurant and development group, further expands Crowe PR’s hospitality division, which includes Kimpton Southern California hotels &...

I.D.E.A. Wins National Accounts and Appoints New PR and Social Media Director

Integrated marketing agency, i.d.e.a. announces the addition of three national accounts to its growing roster and a new director of public relations and social media.  i.d.e.a. offers full-service campaign management and specializes in strategy, creative, design, client partnership, digital, media strategy, social media, video, and public relations. New Director Industry veteran...