public relations & marketing communications

About pepperdinepr.com


Susan Pepperdine

President

Susan Pepperdine has more than 25 years of public relations and communications experience.

“We help make companies famous in a positive way, through the media.” That’s how Susan Pepperdine sums up her company’s mission. “We also make sure that this positive image is reflected in printed materials, Websites and promotional campaigns.”

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Susan Pepperdine has more than 25 years of public relations and communications experience:

  • Pepperdine & Associates Inc. – Founded in 1992 to provide PR and marketing services to local, national and international companies.
  • Kansas City Power & Light Co. – Managed Marketing, PR and safety programs.
  • Advertising Agencies – Experience at Barkley Evergreen (public relations manager) and Marketing Resources of America (vice president of public relations).
  • Hallmark Cards – Held positions as magazine editor, sales promotion copywriter and Crown Center advertising copy manager. Worked on Hallmark Hall of Fame PR.

Noteworthy accomplishments:

  • Awards – Recognized for annual reports, newsletters, feature articles, speeches, sales promotion and special events.
  • Longevity – Has completed 15 annual reports for one client, Layne Christensen.
  • Editing experience – Has served as editor of more than 30 magazines and newsletters.
  • Charitable experience – Served on the national board of directors of a $25 million humane organization. Received the highest volunteer award from the Girl Scouts.
  • Quick learner – Attended four colleges in three years and completed her journalism degree a year early – Quincy (Ill.) College, William Jewell (Liberty, Mo.), Kansas State University and the University of Missouri (honors graduate).

When I was growing up, my dad – a super salesman himself – always said I was a born promoter. It’s true, there’s nothing I enjoy more than getting great coverage for one of my clients.

Susan Pepperdine, President – Pepperdine & Associates Inc.