MarketInk: Intesa Communications strengthens its team with marketing manager and artist Chelsey Kamen

Chelsey Kamen
Chelsey Kamen

Intesa Communications Group, a San Diego-based strategic communications and government relations firm, has hired Chelsey Kamen as senior public relations manager. In his role, Kamen will lead communications strategies, media relations outreach and support the boutique company’s client list.

Previously, Kamen was Marketing Manager at Salvador Dali Museum, an art museum in St. Petersburg, Florida, dedicated to the works of the famous surrealist artist. She has contributed to the museum’s record growth, delivering brand value and sales through comprehensive integrated marketing strategies, advertising campaigns and public relations strategies, Intesa said.

Kamen, artist, is the founder of Chelsey Kamen Art and works from a studio in Mission Hills. His works have been featured in galleries and retailers including Crate & Barrel and Pottery Barn.

She holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of South Florida and an MBA in innovation and entrepreneurship from Point Loma Nazarene University. She also studied at Paris Dauphine University in France and at the Santa Reparata International School of Art in Italy.

“Chelsey is an artistic and creative powerhouse who brings a unique skill set, fresh perspective and engaging storytelling expertise to our growing team,” said Margie Newman, founding partner of Intesa. “We are thrilled to welcome Chelsey to the Intesa family and look forward to infusing her talent, passion and energy into San Diego’s widely acclaimed art and museum community, as well as benefiting our valued local and national patrons.” .”

Law firm RJS donates billboards to nonprofits

RJS Lawa San Diego law firm, recently donated billboards to four San Diego-area nonprofits.

A notice board donated to Girl Scouts.

The free advertising space was given to: Noah Homes, which provides residential care for adults with developmental disabilities; Curebound, which supports cancer research; Walden Family Services, support for foster children; and Girl Scouts San Diego, a global organization that builds courage, confidence and character in girls.

A statement from RJS Law said: “Our firm is dedicated to giving back, which is one of our core values. We are honored and grateful to help serve these charities that have made such a great contribution to a community we love.

RSJ Law specializes in IRS tax litigation, California tax matters, estate planning, trust administration, probate litigation, bankruptcy, and criminal DUI.

Gestalt Brand Lab named go-to agency for artist Johnathan Schultz

Gestalt brand laboratorya branding and marketing agency in San Diego, has been named a referral agency for the artist Johnathan Schultz.

Gestalt will redesign all aspects of Schultz’s business, including the logo and brand guidelines, website, social channels, print advertising and gallery space for a new showroom in Miami.

According to a Gestalt statement, Schultz is known for his unique installations using precious materials, gemstones and cultural iconography. Additionally, he is known for his “Infinity Series”, consisting of three-dimensional abstract pieces with multiple layers of precious metals, including gold or platinum. Schultz also created custom handprints for the 2021 Oscar nominees.

“Gestalt really dove deep into my artistic vision, working holistically to bring my brand to life with a clarity and meaning that was previously lacking,” Schultz said. “The resulting rebrand aligns perfectly with my work in the luxury art space.”

IABC San Diego hosts Happy Hour Mixer

The International Association of Business Communicators San Diego Chapter will host a networking happy hour from 5:30-7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 25 at Cutwater Spirits, 9750 Distribution Avenue. Admission is free for members, $10 for non-members. The entrance fee includes a drink ticket and aperitifs.

During the mix, the IABC San Diego Board of Directors will be introduced and information will be shared about available positions on the Board of Directors for the next Board year beginning July 1.

Rick Griffon is a public relations and marketing consultant based in San Diego. His MarketInk column appears weekly on Mondays in the Times of San Diego.

Comments are closed.