PRSI earns two major 2008 PRism Awards

November, 2008
Contact:  Rod Wilson, President & CEO

Pacific Research & Strategies, Inc. earns 2 major 2008 PRism Awards from Public Relations Society of America-Los Angeles

Long Beach firm earns industry recognition for innovative work in website design and government brochure design

Los Angeles, CA – Pacific Research & Strategies, Inc. (PRSI), the leading Long Beach-based public relations and consulting firm, captured two major 2008 PRism Awards of Excellence from the Public Relations Society of America-Los Angeles Chapter (PRSA-LA).

PRSI won the PRism in the Website (External) category for its website for the legendary Long Beach, California tavern, Joe Jost’s, as well as an Award of Excellence in the Brochure (Government) category for a tribal history brochure created for the Twenty-Nine Palms Band of Mission Indians.

The two wins raise the total number to seven the number of PRism Awards PRSI has earned in the past five years...

In fact, PRSI has been honored with 36 national and regional public relations awards in 2008 alone. Just recently, the firm earned a dozen coveted MarCom Awards from the Association of Marketing & Communications Professionals.

The PRism Awards, which annually recognize outstanding programs and materials created by public relations professionals working in the Greater Los Angeles area, are considered one of the highest honors in the country bestowed upon public relations firms.

PRSA-LA includes more than 500 public relations professionals representing many of Southern California's corporations, public relations agencies, independent practitioners, educational and health institutions. The organization recognized PRSI’s superior work in the following categories:

“We walked away with two major awards competing against the biggest firms in Los Angeles, and the U.S., for that matter,” said Rod Wilson, PRSI President and CEO. “I could not be prouder of my team’s continued excellence.”

“As a small firm, we offer a combination of experience and flexibility that our clients recognize as highly effective,” Wilson added. “Our work has taken us literally around the world this year, and there hasn’t been a single challenge my team has not successfully overcome.”

About Pacific Research & Strategies, Inc.
Founded in 1985, Pacific Research & Strategies, Inc.’s extensive service offerings include public relations, marketing and advertising, media management, political and legislative affairs, crisis management, event planning, entitlement and development, and project management. The firm provides customized communications services for its clients around the world. The Company’s mission is to strive to produce the most powerful and effective messages that enable clients achieve their goals. Its team of communications professionals draws experience from a wide range of backgrounds, allowing the firm to offer clients complete service and satisfaction.

The Company’s client roster, past and present, has included a diverse mix of foreign governments, international corporations and Fortune 500 companies, tribal governments, political candidates, educational institutions, non-profits, museums and universities, real estate developers, and the world-renowned Simon Wiesenthal Center in Los Angeles. For more information, please call (562) 494-3800 or visit