San Diego, CA (PressExposure) January 26, 2012 -- Cook + Schmid, a full-service public relations, public affairs, advertising and marketing firm, has been selected by two public entities in San Diego and Southern California to develop and manage public relations and communication services in support of each organization's mission and goals.
Unified Port of San Diego selected Cook + Schmid to assist with strategic communications, including increasing the public's awareness and understanding of the Port's mission, as well as various current and upcoming real estate and development projects. As part of the Port's community outreach efforts, Cook + Schmid will help maximize transparency and public participation, provide support for public meetings and facilitate communication with elected officials and community groups.
For the City of Santa Monica Office of Sustainability and the Environment, Cook + Schmid will develop and manage a strategic marketing campaign to reduce water usage by Santa Monica residents, to achieve the city's goal to be 100 percent water self-sufficient by 2020. The firm will implement a behavior change program emphasizing water conservation.
Cook + Schmid's integrated approach and emphasis on achieving results has earned the firm numerous awards. This year, the agency was awarded two Silver Anvil Awards from the Public Relations Society of America, the industry's highest national honor, in the categories of issues management and public service.
ABOUT COOK & SCHMID:
Cook + Schmid is one of the leading public relations firms in San Diego and provides complete public relations, public affairs, advertising and marketing services. Clients include private and public companies, organizations, institutions and government agencies. Since 2006, the San Diego PR firm has won four Silver Anvils, the Public Relations Society of America's highest national honor for strategic programs. Cook + Schmid achieves outstanding results for clients by building teams that combine subject matter and industry experts with former journalists and PR specialists to deploy teams of advertising and copywriting experts that have proven track records in their respective domains. The San Diego PR firm also offers in-culture and in-language Hispanic marketing and public relations, as well as social media, website, interactive, and mobile application development. Cook + Schmid supports campaigns throughout Southern California, including San Diego, the Inland Empire (Riverside County and San Bernardino County), and the nation. http://www.cookandschmid.com.