Sebastian Slovin – Author of ‘Ashes in the Ocean’ – Book Signing at Warwick’s 5/20 (12 – 2 p.m.)

SJF Communications​ proudly welcomes our new client, Encinitas Author Sebastian Slovin​, who recently released his highly acclaimed memoir, "Ashes in the Ocean". Sebastian's book is a poignant reflection of his heartfelt journey surviving, learning from and ultimately becoming resilient after the unfortunate suicide of his Father, South African legendary swimmer Vernon Slovin.  Sebastian was only … Continue reading Sebastian Slovin – Author of ‘Ashes in the Ocean’ – Book Signing at Warwick’s 5/20 (12 – 2 p.m.)

Filmmaker Sue Vicory Inspires by Leading 5th San Diego My Power of One ‘Act of Kindness’ Benefiting Rachel’s Women’s Center on March 1st, 2018 

(San Diego, California, February 24, 2018). There will be a special ‘Act of Kindness’ in San Diego on Thursday, March 1st from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Halo Cinematic, benefiting Rachel’s Women’s Center (a Drop-In Day Center at Catholic Charities for homeless and low income women in East Village).  This fifth Act of Kindness … Continue reading Filmmaker Sue Vicory Inspires by Leading 5th San Diego My Power of One ‘Act of Kindness’ Benefiting Rachel’s Women’s Center on March 1st, 2018 

Extraordinary People: Meet ‘The Geeze & Me’ Creators: Hedges Capers & Nancy Locke Capers

By Susan J. Farese, SJF Communications La Jolla, California couple Hedges Capers and Nancy Locke Capers are truly an extraordinary couple!  They are married co-creators and co-writers of The Geeze & Me- an original "boomer" musical about aging...which will have it's World Premiere March 31 - April 29, 2017 in San Diego at The Tenth Avenue Arts … Continue reading Extraordinary People: Meet ‘The Geeze & Me’ Creators: Hedges Capers & Nancy Locke Capers

Extraordinary People Sharing their Stories: Classical Pianist Dr. Jeeyoon Kim

Mastering Piano Keys with Engaging Virtuosity: Classical Pianist Dr. Jeeyoon Kim By Susan J. Farese, SJF Communications   Our next extraordinary person sharing her story is renowned Classical Pianist Dr. Jeeyoon Kim Classical Pianist Dr. Jeeyoon Kim is a PR client of SJF Communications, but she is so much more than a client. Jeeyoon is … Continue reading Extraordinary People Sharing their Stories: Classical Pianist Dr. Jeeyoon Kim

Extraordinary People -Sue Vicory

 Making a Powerful Impact One Person at a Time: Award-Winning Filmmaker Sue Vicory by Susan J. Farese SJF Communications My serendipitous connection with two-time Telly Award winning Filmmaker Sue Vicory began in 2015. It was meant to be! San Diego filmmaker/entrepreneur/educator Jodi Cilley, the President of the Film Consortium San Diego and the founder and … Continue reading Extraordinary People -Sue Vicory

All-Female “Team XX” Makes History at the 2015 San Diego 48 Hour Film Project

  First things first! Have you ever heard of the 48 Hour Film Project? If  your answer is YES, kudos to you! If not, the best way to describe it is a whirlwind weekend of tight deadlines, a love of the craft of filmmaking, an appetite for team building and bonding and a love for … Continue reading All-Female “Team XX” Makes History at the 2015 San Diego 48 Hour Film Project

Down to Earth but Eyeing the Stars, Data Patterns & More: Alyssa Goodman, Ph.D., Professor of Astronomy, Harvard University

    Extraordinary People Sharing Their Stories: Alyssa Goodman, Ph.D., Professor of Astronomy, Harvard University   Susan Farese, SJF Communications (left)  with Dr. Alyssa Goodman in Newport  Beach, California, 2014  Our Connection I first met Dr. Alyssa Goodman  in Lexington, Massachusetts in 2008, when our daughters, now 16 & 17, were in the same 4th … Continue reading Down to Earth but Eyeing the Stars, Data Patterns & More: Alyssa Goodman, Ph.D., Professor of Astronomy, Harvard University

Extraordinary People: Susan Lisovicz

 An Interview with Susan Lisovicz Mover & Shaker Journalist, Educator, Consultant  by Susan J. Farese, SJF Communications Susan Lisovicz is a dynamic renowned Journalist (well known for her Business/Financial reporting) and mass communicator with an incredible resume. A 1978 Communications Graduate at William Paterson University in New Jersey, Susan received the President's Medal in 1999. Ms. Lisovicz … Continue reading Extraordinary People: Susan Lisovicz

Watch Out World! Erica McDermott’s Star is Rising!

Extraordinary People Sharing Their Stories... *** An Interview with Brainy, Feisty, & Funny Erica McDermott By Susan Farese, SJF Communications ***     Remember those feisty sisters in the 2010 Award-Winning Film, THE FIGHTER (starring Mark Wahlberg, Christian Bale, Amy Adams and Melissa Leo)? Get off the porch why dontcha!!! ! Meet Scituate, (Pronounced Sit-choo-uit) Massachusetts' very … Continue reading Watch Out World! Erica McDermott’s Star is Rising!

In Honor of Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month: “Ann’s Zest Ends”

Grandma Ann Dear SJF Communications Blog Followers and Visitors,  I wrote the poem "Ann's Zest Ends" one evening in 1991, shortly after seeing the highly acclaimed film "Awakenings"   http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0099077/combined  with my husband. During the movie, which starred the late (and great) Robin Williams and Robert DeNiro, I was in tears. It dawned on me … Continue reading In Honor of Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month: “Ann’s Zest Ends”