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Who We Are
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Kay Hazen and Company handles assignments for clients and projects of all sizes. The firm provides strategic marketing communications advice and counsel to private developers, non-profit organizations, public agencies and clients managing large, complex issues and projects.

In recent years, the firm has developed successful re-branding, marketing, fundraising and enrollment campaigns for higher education clients and created strategic communications plans for local businesses and non-profit organizations.

The Company - A Professional Team
Recognizing that one size does not fit all when it comes to managing complex issues and projects, expert teams are assembled to suit the individual needs of each project and/or issue. Our partners include marketing and public relations professionals, attorneys, engineers, planners and environmental experts. We draw upon and work with the best minds and most appropriate skill sets required to achieve the desired results for each client.

We are proud to have served as trusted advisor and strategic partner for more than 25 years to the region's leading public agencies and private sector leaders. Our experience combined with strong relationships in political, private and media arenas has established the company as the "go-to" firm for public affairs, marketing, outreach and critical issue management.

Kay Hazen - Background
A longtime advocate for health and wellness, the environment and the creative community, Kay Hazen spent more than twenty years in hospital administration before joining private developer Mine Reclamation Corporation as VP for Public/Government Affairs.

President of her own Palm Springs, CA based firm since 2000, Kay’s career experience in healthcare, management, marketing, strategy and planning allows her to provide a full range of strategic advice and counsel to her clients. An active and engaged civic leader, Kay Hazen has served as Chairman of the Palm Springs International Film Festival and as President of the Palm Springs Chamber of Commerce and the American Heart Association-Desert Chapter.

She currently serves on the Board of Friends of the Desert Mountains, a land trust and support arm for the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto National Monument and is an Advisory Board member for Leadership Coachella Valley.