Media & Communications Strategies, LLC Joins Scott Public Relations’ Council of Experts

Los Angeles — August 16, 2011Scott Public Relations, specialists in healthcare, insurance and technology PR and marketing, announced that Media & Communications Strategies, LLC, has joined the firm’s Council of Experts. Washington, D.C.-based Media & Communications Strategies will serve as advisors in the areas of public affairs, top tier media and government relations to Scott Public Relations clients.

“I’ve gotten to know Scott Sobel, the founder of Media & Communications Strategies through our association at PRBI (Public Relations Boutiques International), an international network of senior-level PR practitioners,” said Joy Scott, president of Scott Public Relations. “I’ve been very impressed with him and his team and am delighted to formalize a relationship through our Council of Experts so that our clients have closer access to their valuable expertise in public affairs, government relations and top tier media.”

Sobel and his team bring an extensive background and strategic expertise in crisis management, top-tier media relations and public affairs. Sobel was also a broadcast journalist for 20 years, winning numerous awards including Emmys, Sigma Delta Chi Awards and Hermes Creative Awards. He brings an extensive background in national and international crisis communications, litigation, government, corporate and news media communications.

“We’ve had the pleasure of working with Joy and the Scott PR team on a number of occasions and our collaborations realized exceptional results for clients,” said Sobel, president of Media & Communications Strategies. “Our skills and histories are certainly complimentary and our location, in the heart of the nation’s capital can be important, depending on a client’s needs. We are absolutely delighted and honored to be on SPR’s Council of Experts.”

Media & Communications Strategies’ clients include Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc., Aviation Division, AT&T and AT&T Broadband, Tele-communications, Inc., premier law firms, entertainment and sports celebrities, internationally published authors and congressional leaders including the head of a major U.S. political party.

Through its Council of Experts, Scott Public Relations provides a full range of marketing, PR and digital and social media services to firms ranging from Fortune 100 corporations, to emerging companies on their way to becoming market leaders.

For more information on Scott Public Relations’ Council of Experts, visit the website at www.scottpublicrelations.com.

About Scott Public Relations

Scott Public Relations, based in Los Angeles, California, has served companies in healthcare, insurance and technology across the U.S. and abroad, with a full range of public relations services for 23 years. The company’s approach to public relations is characterized by account teams of senior level practitioners with in-depth experience in communications and the clients’ industries. Through its Council of Experts, SPR brings senior level specialists to meet clients’ needs in complementary areas such as advertising, graphics, brand development and management, website development, market research, market planning, and international marketing. With these resources, the agency can develop and execute a comprehensive, integrated marketing program. Scott Public Relations is also a member of Public Relations Boutiques International (PRBI), an international network of boutique public relations firms. For more information, visit www.scottpublicrelations.com.