What Clients Say About Cuclis PR
"Gina's consultation with the Board of Directors of the Sebastiani Theatre Foundation was an important ingredient in launching our new nonprofit. Her ability to assist us in utilizing the media, designing a mission and a purpose, and crafting an elevator speech helped us to launch a very successful fundraising effort to preserve the theater."
Rose Mary Schmidt, President
Sebastiani Theatre Foundation
"Before we started working with Gina, many of our constituents weren't aware of all the benefits the RCD can provide. We've been changing our services to grow with community needs over 50 years. Now, with Gina's professional expertise and guidance in crafting our message and publicity releases about RCD projects, our community now knows how much we can provide. And Gina's help in creating an interesting Half Century Report has brought us lots of positive attention and opened doors for us to work with new folks in the community."
Leandra Swent, District Manager
Susan Haydon, Assistant District Manager
Southern Sonoma County Resource Conservation District
"The press releases Gina has written have been more effective in growing my business than most of the display advertising I've used. Not only is Gina an excellent writer, she's a wise PR counselor whose opinion you can trust."
Lillian Meyers, Owner
"More than a decade after we first hired Gina, our agency still benefits from the communication strategies she developed. Gina positioned DAAC as the local treatment expert whose services turn lives around. In addition to working with the management team to develop our brand and messaging, she crafted an innovative public relations campaign that greatly improved DAAC's level of recognition in Sonoma County while educating the public. Gina also provided wise counsel to manage the controversy we faced, and to get our permit approved, when we relocated our residential treatment facility."
Michael Spielman, Executive Director
Drug Abuse Alternatives Center
"Gina crafted and executed a successful public relations strategy that helped our endorsed candidates win."
Bonnie Arthur, Co-Chair
PACS Political Action Committee
"Hiring Gina to help with our publicity and marketing has been one of the best investment decisions we have made, since we purchased Alioto & Baldwin Interiors. Gina provides lots of creative ideas. I am so happy with the credibility that public relations provides."
Daryle Baldwin, Owner
Alioto & Baldwin Interiors
"Within just three months we were able to double attendance at our Redwood Health Library, thanks to Gina's knowledge and connections."
Daymon Doss, CEO
Petaluma Health Care District
(New organizational direction eventually lead to library closure.)
"Marketing was not my area of expertise, but since working with Gina I have learned a lot. Together we created Sonoma Hill's first ever marketing plan, based on her knowledge of Sonoma, the marketplace, and which audience to target. The results beat expectations! I highly recommend Gina due to her extensive expertise and knowledge."
Patricia Valone, Executive Director
Sonoma Hills Retirement
"Gina's knowledge of the local media and practical advice really helped us focus our public relations efforts."
Nancy Masters, Executive Director (1996-2006)
Northern California Center for Well-Being
"Attendance at our community event exceeded expectations, thanks to Gina's publicity skills. If you need to get attention, and don't have a big advertising budget, I highly recommend her."
Barbara Leifert, Chair
Sonoma County Hepatitis C Task Force
Sonoma County Department of Health Services
"Gina's knowledge of how to frame a message and use the media helped
make the launch of our campaign to sign-up children for low cost health
insurance a huge success."
Cathy Frey, Director (until 2005)
Health Policy and Development
Redwood Community Health Coalition
"I highly recommend Gina; she is an excellent writer who is able to capture the essence of a story and make it come alive for the reader. She is
extremely easy to work with and always meets our deadlines with time to
Kerry Campbell-Price, Community Education Director
(Former Public Relations Manager)
Santa Rosa Junior College
"The news releases Gina wrote for community newspapers about our annual
Redwood Awards winners always got published. Besides being a skilled PR
writer, Gina is a joy to work with."
Cindy Johnson, Project Director retired
Sonoma County Office of Education
"Gina's media campaign workshop was informative and well attended by coalition members. She then worked closely with our diverse group to create a highly effective public awareness campaign that brought both media and public attention to the issue of teen smoking. I've known Gina professionally for several years, and have always been impressed with the quality and professionalism of her work."
Barbara Beedon, Past Co-Chair
Coalition for a Tobacco Free Sonoma County
Sonoma County Department of Health Services
"I enjoyed working with Gina. She took care to make sure my brochure was an accurate reflection of my business. I'm pleased with the professional results."
Barbara Mannle, Owner
Gingerbread House Preschool
"Gina's ability to find the news angle in complex issues helped us to use the media to educate seniors about Medicare, managed care and health insurance. She is skilled at taking complicated information and rewriting it so it is easy to understand."
Connie Mahoney, PhD.
Former Director, North Bay HICAP
Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program
"The great tips and information I learned in a class I took from Gina made all the difference in my ability to obtain statewide publicity for Coastwalk."
Anne Peterson, Volunteer Coordinator
(Referring to a news release writing class sponsored by the Volunteer Center of Sonoma County.)
"Gina's talent for creating promotional campaigns that get noticed, and her skill at organizing special events that leave customers smiling, helped United Way strengthen its image and raise more money."
Yale Abrams, President retired
United Way of Sonoma-Mendocino-Lake
"The saying, you can't buy that kind of publicity, truly describes Gina's effectiveness. Because of her success with the media, the public's awareness of our agency and its services increased dramatically."
Georgia Prescott, Executive Director retired
Council On Aging