Sample client categories/examples:

Children’s Hospital of Orange County
Dentist offices
Natural Medicine Practitioners
Studio Joe yoga studio
KARVE fitness studio
Coalition of Arizona Acupuncturists to stop dry needling in Arizona.

Special Events:
Best-selling authors – over 30 promoted in Phoenix Metro
local domestic violence shelter’s ‘Wall of Sorrow’ dedication ceremony with Ron Goldman family in attendance.
Annual events (seven years) with Desert Car Care of Chandler – Don’t Drink & Drive with MADD and Chandler Police Department and Teacher’s Back to School Appreciation.
Sweet Republic Ice Cream “First Responders Free Ice Cream.”
Einstein’s Bros. Bagels Christmas ornament parties at Phoenix Children’s Hospital.
Mastro’s Drinkwater’s Steakhouse (Scottsdale) and Ocean Club Kierland grand openings.

Festivals: US West National Festival of the West; Arizona Hot Air Balloon Festival

Nonprofits and their fundraisers:
Beer for Brains Foundation: Epicuriad (two years)
Aunt Rita’s Foundation: four years – National HIV Testing Day, AIDS Walk, World AIDS Day, and first Arizona Statewide Free HIV Testing;
Faith House Agencies: Lilith Fair Concert with Sara Brightman and Martina McBride for domestic violence shelter;\
“Nurses Week” hosted by Arizona Hospital & Healthcare Assoc.
Grand Canyon Council, Boy Scouts of America capital fundraising

Mastro’s Drinkwater’s Steakhouse and Ocean Club Kierland
Sweet Republic Ice Cream
Einstein’s Bros. Bagels Phoenix Metro
Original Gravity
Salad and Go launch
Flat Iron Rotisserie and Grill

Celebrity – Glady’s Taylor McGarey Foundation featuring Naomi Judd

Naturopathic News and Review
Wrench Nation Car Talk Radio (also producer and guest booker for show) Domestic Violence PSA on domestic violence awareness with Phoenix Metro television anchors

Sports: National Women’s Baseball Association; Valley certified triathlon center

Business services:
Desert Car Care of Chandler – automotive service center
Fastsigns on Central “UnderCover Boss” premiere as winner of the show
CSK Auto – executed first outside media relations campaign to test in local market. Earned media secured valued over $100,000 in three-months timeframe. Due to success of campaign, corporate office decided to utilize more public relations efforts in marketing mix.
Jaira’s Salon – media and community relations campaigns that had the Governor of New Jersey stop the ban of Brazilian Waxing in New Jersey.

Retail: Bounty Hunter Telluride and Scottsdale – exclusive European clothing; Regalia jewelry store

Cultural diversity:
Non-violence seminars by Mahatma Ghandi’s grandson; ONE Community LBGT

Arizona Governor’s Office for Women and Children: Domestic Violence campaign

Pets: Pet rescue organizations, animal advocacy and investigative animal abuse stories


Sample regional and national publicity campaigns for small press and self-published authors.

Sample list of best-selling authors publicity for Phoenix Metro speaking engagements or seminars:

  • Deepak Chopra, M.D – promoted various book titles for five years; one year filling an auditorium of 3500 seats. Also worked with team for Miami meditation event.
  • Dr. Wayne W. Dyer – promoted various book titles for four years
  • Marianne Williamson – four years of speaking engagements and book tour. Also CA event as keynote speaker.
  • Dr. Maya Angelou  – I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings – Ms. Angelou granted me a 15 minute interview for the Arizona Republic. Her agent said it would be difficult to get. 🙂 Persistence pays off.
  • John Gray, Ph.D. – Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus workshops.
  • Louise Hay – How To Heal Your Life
  • “Empowering Women Conference” – Louise Hay, Dr. Christiane Northrup – Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom; Mona Lisa Schultz – Awakening Intuition.
  • Naomi Judd – Naomi’s Home Companion Cookbook and keynote speaker for Dr. Gladys Taylor McGarey fundraiser.
  • Gladys Taylor McGarey, M.D., M.D. (H) – internationally recognized as the Mother of Holistic Medicine. Author of The Physician Within You. Secured $10,000 single day workshop fee
  • Mark Victor Hansen and Jack Canfield – Chicken Soup for the Soul
  • Neale Donald Walsch – Conversations with God
  • Rick Reilly – American sportswriter. Long known for being the “back page” columnist for Sports Illustrated. Author tour in Phoenix for Who’s Your Caddy.
  • Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Death and Dying