Chica Brava Surf Retreat

In 2013 and again in 2015, Marlise offered marketing services, public relations, written content, a press kit, and organized a 5-day media trip to Chica Brava. During the two-month term, she created a press trip itinerary, a welcome pack, and handled all publicity and media communication. She submitted press releases to the media and garnered publicity in the following publications:

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Aaron Chang Ocean Art Gallery, Grand Opening

During a two-month contract position, Marlise handled all marketing and promotion for the Grand Opening of the Ocean Art Gallery. She developed marketing materials including postcards, invitations, press releases, and media kit. Her marketing efforts resulted in 500+ guests at Grand Opening event plus exposure and features in over 20 media outlets.


DNA Wylie Photography

Marlise garnered publicity for photographers, Doug and Ashley Wylie in the following publications:


Walker Surfboards

On behalf of Walker Surfboard, Marlise submitted monthly press releases and wrote feature articles published in the following media outlets:


Mammoth Mountain

Marlise covered winter snowboarding events that resulted in feature articles in the following publications. Photographs by Benjamin Myers:


Maker Skateboards

Marlise was hired to promote a new line of skate and surfboards. Her articles were featured in the following magazines:


School of the World

On behalf of the Costa Rica-based language school, Marlise garnered publicity in the following publications:


Verdego Design Firm

Hired by Verdego Designer Firm, Marlise helped publicize the new retail architectural firm. Feature articles in:


Sponsor House

Marlise helped publicize the launch of the North County business, Sponsor House. Feature articles in:


Anthony Realty Group

Marlise created content for company website, wrote news features, developed press releases, and garnered publicity in the following media outlets:


Mira Costa College, FLS

Marlise promoted the foreign language program, FLS at Mira Costa College. Coverage appeared in:


C&C Surf School

Publicized nonprofit surf program in Samara, Costa Rica. Promotion featured in the following publications: