Celebrating the best in Public Relations & Communications

Tuesday, October 23 • 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm • Playground Bar & Lounge (278 East Congress Street)
Member: $40 • Non-Member: $50 • Non-Profit: $40 • Student: $30 

NEW! Group discount: Purchase 3 or more tickets at $35 each

Tickets available on Eventbrite.

Recognize fellow professionals from throughout the region for their excellence in creating impactful projects and programs, and gain insight into downtown redevelopment from our keynote speaker. This annual event is one of the year’s best happy hour and networking opportunities!

Keynote speaker: Edmund Marquez

Edmund Marquez owns three Allstate Insurance Agencies in Tucson, Arizona. He is the largest captive insurance agency in Southern Arizona, and the second largest Hispanic-owned Allstate agency in the U.S. Edmund was born and raised in Tucson AZ, attended Sabino High School, Pima Community College, earned a Bachelors in Communications from the University of Arizona, and a business certificate from Stanford University (SLEI). He currently serves on several Boards of Directors, including the Rio Nuevo Multipurpose Facilities District, Sun Corridor Inc, is the Chairman of the Pima Community College Foundation, and is the Chairman of the local United Way Campaign. He is also a proud member of the Southern Arizona Leadership Council (SALC), and the National Leadership Council of the University of Arizona Foundation. Edmund was named the Businessman of the Year in 2004 by the Tucson Hispanic Chamber, awarded the Breath of Life Award in 2012 by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, and the Father of the Year by the Father’s Day Council in 2016. Edmund has been inducted into the Sabino High School Hall of Fame, the Pi Kappa Alpha Hall of Honor, and the Southern Arizona YMCA Hall of Fame. Edmund is an avid cyclist with the Jim Click Racing Team and is a high energy emcee of numerous community events throughout the Tucson community.


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