Close Close Preview

Your amazing online presence is right this way.

Create your profile
Capture who you are, what you do, and where you're going. All in one place.

Desirae Vivian

Desirae Vivian

PR Associate

Jolson Creative PR & Media Group

Los Angeles, CA

Desirae Vivian is a PR Associate at Jolson Creative PR in Los Angeles and a graduate of James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA. As a passionate and quick-thinking individual with enthusiasm towards all aspects of public relations and communications within the entertainment industry, she thrives as a member of a crea...

Message

2

Followers

MENU ☰
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers.." Daniel J. Boorstin
Interests

Social media, music, event planning, pop culture and anything related to the entertainment industry.

I am fortunate enough to have already landed my dream job as a publicist.
Career medium 02

Jolson Creative PR & Media Group

PR Associate

Further increasing my responsibilities at Jolson Creative, I was promoted to associate after one year. I draft and edit all press and copy materials including press releases, business proposals, project and client descriptions for web and Jolson Creative promotional materials. Additionally, I help staff and coordinate the internship program as well as all volunteers for red carpet events, premieres and charity galas. Additionally I continue to help with the talent division, which includes finding celebrity hosts, honorees and presenters for our charity galas and coordinating all event logistics through their representatives. Events include both the NY and LA premiere of CBGB starring Alan Rickman, Malin Akerman, Ashley Greene, Rupert Grint, Justin Bartha and more, Lambda Legal’s West Coast Liberty Awards and attending luxury gift lounges on their behalf and CNN Hero Susan Burton’s annual fundraising gala with presenters Vicky Jeudy (Orange is the New Black) and Sean Patrick Thomas.

Career

Jolson Creative PR & Media Group

Executive Publicity Assistant/Social Media Manager

Continuing under the direction of Nadine Jolson, I was promoted before the completion of a three month internship to Executive Publicity Assistant. Continuing to actively and successfully secure media placement for clients and increasing their social media presence, I was additionally given the role of Social Media Manager.

At Jolson Creative, I assisted in developing and implementing creative social media strategies on behalf of clients, created and maintained media lists, conducted continuous research regarding recent client exposure in the media, all aspects of pre and post-event planning, talent coordination and outreach, created and drafted story ideas and press materials to pitch to media, prepared and wrote copy for releases and editorial stories, and performed other general administrative tasks.

Career medium 04
Career
Career medium 02

Jolson Creative PR & Media Group

Publicity Intern

Jolson Creative is a high-powered PR company that focuses on sharpening the strongest image our clientele needs. Each client we work with benefits from our strategic media placement, exclusive contacts and personal touch. The company represents Indie Films, TV shows, celebrities, fashion, beauty and lifestyle products.

Under the direction of Nadine Jolson, at Jolson Creative I actively participated in all aspects of pre & post-event planning, media & talent outreach, compilation of press clippings & general media monitoring. Examples of events worked on include the grand unveiling of the Leonardo da Vinci “Horse and Rider” sculpture at Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills, the 2012 GBK Luxury Emmy Gift Suite, My Sucky Teen Romance film premiere & A Trilogy of Recovery short film premiere to benefit the Midnight Mission on September 28, 2012.

Career

James Madison University

Recruiting Services Student Media Specialist at the Office of Career and Academic Planning

Create content relative to Recruiting Services through the web & print. Update current media files & aid in the marketing of various programs and workshops around JMU’s campus. Perform basic administrative duties (answering phones, greeting people in the office, serving as a liaison between our office and other JMU offices on campus).

Career medium 04
Career

Saint John Fisher College

BA, Communications/Journalism

James Madison University

Bachelor of Science, Media Arts & Design, journalism