Blattel Communications Promotes Melinda Hepp to Vice President

SAN FRANCISCO – May 3, 2016 – Blattel Communications, a leading public relations and marketing agency specializing in professional services and business-to-business communications, has elevated Melinda Hepp to vice president. Hepp was previously account supervisor and has long led the agency’s real estate, architecture and construction industry campaigns.


“Over her eleven plus years with us, Melinda has grown into a trusted resource for clients and has cultivated long-term accounts due to her seasoned experience within this industry. She is a leader internally, setting a networking template for others with her active involvements in professional services industry organizations,” said Blattel Communications Founder and CEO Ellen Blattel. “We congratulate her on this next step in her career and are fortunate to have her as part of our team.”

Hepp straddles both sides of the Golden Gate Bridge, with offices in San Francisco and the Petaluma, Calif. In addition to real estate, architecture and construction, she works with clients in a diverse array of industries, including law, accounting, commercial banking, environmental, health care, insurance, human resources and financial services.

Notably, Hepp co-founded the Professional Services Marketing Group-North Bay (now Professional Marketing Group-North Bay) – an organization offering networking and educational opportunities for North Bay marketing professionals. In addition, she is a graduate of “Leadership Petaluma,” a 10-month educational program offered by the Petaluma Area Chamber of Commerce.

Hepp’s work on behalf of clients has been honored with awards, including a Legal Marketing Association – Bay Area Chapter “Your Honor Award” and a “Communicator Award.” Hepp herself was honored in 2013 by the North Bay Business Journal as one of its “Forty Under 40.”

Hepp is a graduate of Willamette University (Rhetoric and Media Studies, 2003).

About Blattel Communications
Blattel Communications was founded in 1990 and has senior professionals in San Francisco, Los Angeles and New York. The agency focuses exclusively on providing strategic public relations and marketing communication services to business-to-business clients in various industries, including legal, real estate, construction, architecture, accounting, financial and consulting. For more information, visit

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