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Posted: Dec 13, 2012 | Posted by Kassy Perry | No Comments

PCG Announces Promotions and Client Signings

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 13, 2012)– This year, Felix Baumgartner set a record-jump from the Earth’s stratosphere, the USA set a historic Olympic gold medal mark and the San Francisco Giants won the World Series. The Mayans would agree that it’s an amazing way to end an era but Perry Communications Group (PCG) is counting on the Mayans being wrong as the firm takes major steps to continue its business growth including new clients, new staff members and several promotions.

“I might read the tea leaves and the writing on the wall when it comes to making smart business decisions but I am counting on the ancient Mayans being wrong,” said Kassy Perry, President and CEO of PCG. “It’s been a successful year and I foresee more growth in 2013. We are a “full go” heading into the new year.”

PCG’s employees benefit professionally and financially with increased number of clients served and prove that they are ready to take on any crisis situation, including the looming end of the world. New client acquisitions include Fan Freedom Project, Accountable Health Care IPA, Maywood Municipal Water District #3, Our Salud, California Coalition for Community Mental Health Agencies, Victor Community Support Services, Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease, Sims Recycling Solutions and California Retired Teachers Association.

PCG’s Julia Spiess named Business Communicator of the Year

Posted: May 19, 2011 | Posted by Kassy Perry | No Comments

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 16) – Perry Communications Group (PCG) is pleased to announce Vice President Julia Spiess has been recognized by the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) as the Sacramento Business Communicator of the Year. Spiess accepted the award on May 12, at the Vizcaya in Sacramento, accompanied by her coworkers and family at IABC’s annual Crystal Awards. Spiess was recognized for her outstanding contribution to Sacramento’s public relation industry in 2010.

“Julia has been a valuable asset to our team since day one,” stated Kassy Perry, CEO of Perry Communications Group. “It has been an honor to watch her grow both personally and professionally in the 10 years she has been working here. Julia’s contributions to the success of the firm have been substantive and innumerable.”

Spiess is a reporter by training and previously served on the staff of a state lawmaker prior to joining Perry Communications Group in 2001. Spiess brings a powerful mix of skills that drive smart strategy and seamless project implementation. Spiess serves as a senior adviser to numerous consumer advocacy groups and is an expert on communications measurement, including providing client counsel on how to quantify the impact and value of issues campaigns.

“It is a great honor to be recognized by my peers,” stated Julia Spiess. “They understand the time and effort it takes to provide high-quality work to our clients.”

Perry Communications Group walked away with four other awards.

PCG received two Crystals and two Merit awards for:

  • Government/Community Relations –California Alliance for Hospitality Jobs Campaign (Crystal)
  • Customer Relations – Holiday Gift Card (Crystal)
  • Writing – Sacramento Take Back program Op-ed (Merit)
  • Public Relations Campaign – California Alliance for Hospitality Job Campaign (Merit)