Award-winning public relations firm serving business, health care, government, and not-for-profit organizations with media relations, strategic planning, creative marketing and advertising since 1991. Winner of the Dick Pope All Florida Golden Image Award for the best public relations program in Florida! Susan Bennett has more than 35 years experience in media and marketing, having spent the better part of her career as a news and marketing executive with Gannett Co. where she also served on the launch team of USA TODAY in its first 15 markets in the U.S. Her innovative promotional work has earned more than 180 regional and national awards, including one from the prestigious International Film and Television Festival of New York. She also has received special recognition from former Presidents Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan for her role in creating a national newspaper campaign that was credited with helping to free the American hostages held in Iran. Susan has been honored as Southwest Florida’s Public Relations Professional of the Year, and has earned both APR (Accredited Public Relations Professional) and CPRC (Certified Public Relations Counselor) designations, the highest credentials bestowed by the Florida Public Relations Association.