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Get 20 Viable PR Tips for 2020 from PR Icons - Jan. 9


January 09, 2020
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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Holiday Inn Market Square
318 West César E. Chávez Boulevard
San Antonio, TX 78204
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20 for 20: Get 20 Viable PR Tips for 2020 from PR Icons
Trish DeBerry and Frank Guerra

Jan. 9 at 11:30 am


Begin the year 2020 with a roadmap to successfully catapulting your organization into the limelight. Join Trish DeBerry, CEO & President of The DeBerry Group, and Bonnie Garcia, Founder and CEO of MarketVision, as they share 20 PR tips to help deliver enhanced results for your organization.

Trish and Bonnie have years of experience in strategic communications and integrated marketing, and are undisputed rock stars in both the local markets and beyond.


Trish DeBerry: As president, Trish DeBerry oversees and manages every aspect of the agency. A passionate community advocate, Trish has helped guide initiatives to reform education, improve transportation, and boost quality of life for South Texas residents. Trish has a hands-on work ethic, getting down in the trenches for our clients to create aggressive campaigns that influence public perception and get results regardless of the client’s industry or market. Her experience in politics, land and property development, retail, television, communications, and public relations helps her identify the client’s needs and direct overall account strategy. Read more here.

Frank Guerra combines his vast background and expertise in corporate marketing, political-style marketing and human-centered research to develop innovative business solutions for key clients in telecommunications, retail, health care, financial services, public safety, technology, and more.

Under Frank’s leadership, GDC Marketing & Ideation (GDC) has developed business solutions, marketing strategies, branding solutions, advertising, public relations, promotions, experiential marketing and research for its business partners and corporate clients in both the general and Hispanic markets. His clients have included Procter & Gamble, Sprint, Citibank, Whataburger, the Don’t mess with Texas Campaign®, and the Texas Department of Transportation.

Previous to establishing GDC 24 years ago, Frank worked as a broadcast journalist for more than a dozen years, first as an on-air reporter, then as a news manager. He recently assumed the role of Chairman of the Board for GDC Marketing & Ideation as part of the agency’s succession plan.


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