Switchback PR named small business of the year | SierraSun.com

Switchback PR named small business of the year

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TRUCKEE andamp;#8212; Switchback Public Relations + Marketing, Inc. was selected as this yearandamp;#8217;s Small Business of the Year Award during the Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards dinner Wednesday, Nov. 4 at the Resort at Squaw Creek. After opening her own public relations firm 10 years ago with a laptop computer on a TV tray in her Tahoe City home, Brinn Wellise has created a business that has grown into the largest agency in the Tahoe Basin. Named after zigzag outdoor trails on a steep incline, including the Five Lakes trail near Welliseandamp;#8217;s residence, Switchback has seen its share of twists and turns. But resilience and determination are what has brought Switchback to where it is today. andamp;#8220;I am very honored that Switchback was selected for this award,andamp;#8221; said Brinn Wellise, president/owner of Switchback PR + Marketing, Inc. andamp;#8220;Our team is dedicated and passionate about our work, our community, our colleagues and our clients. It means a great deal to me to have this recognition and to have been selected from the long list of nominated small businesses,andamp;#8221; said Brinn Wellise, president/owner of Switchback PR + Marketing, Inc. From Truckee Rotary to their annual Downtown Truckee, Wine, Walk andamp; Shop and the dedication of both her own time and that of the staff to nonprofit organizations, Brinn Wellise and her team are giving back to the community during the toughest of times.For more information visit http://www.switchbackpr.com or call 550-2252.