Public Relations, Marketing, Event Planning & Production
ROLAND COMMUNICATIONS is a full-service public relations, marketing, and event production company with headquarters in Studio City, California.
Winner of the Public Relations Society of America’s Prism Award with clients ranging from Harley-Davidson, the City of Los Angeles, and the City of Glendale to the Iacocca Foundation, the Love Ride, and the Professional Development Center of Glendale Community College.
The company philosophy emphasizes integrated marketing communications to ensure cohesive, complementary, and consistent campaigns… with an emphasis on client originality and innovation.
Productions range from galas for 200 to rock festivals for 20,000.
... Produced the August 19 ceremony at Glendale Community College for the Gene Haas Foundation's donation of $1 million in machining and manufacturing scholarships for 1,000 men and women. The 100 special guests and elected officials included Congressman Adam Schiff, Congresswoman Julia Brownley, and Glendale Mayor Dave Weaver.
... Roland produced the annual Sister Cities of Los Angeles Gala at the Gilmore Adobe on September 27 and Cultural Day at the Grove (3rd and Fairfax) on May 19 featuring 5 hours of international music and dance beginning at 12 noon.
... Roland Communications produced the 2013 City of Los Angeles and L.A. Live St. Patrick's Day Festival at L.A. Live on Sunday, March 17. Festivities included pre-game and post-game parties for the L.A. Lakers and L.A. Clippers.
... Signed to promote the 2014 opening of The Wende Museum’s archive of over 100,000 artifacts and artworks of the Cold War from 1949-1989—the largest and most diverse collection of its kind in the world—in a new permanent home at the National Guard Armory building in Culver City, California.
... Producing all advertising and marketing creative in 2013 for the Southern California Harley-Davidson Dealers, an association of 25 Harley-Davidson Dealerships.
... Contracted for all 2013 marketing and event services for the 25-city Sister Cities of Los Angeles.
... Signed to provide all 2013 advertising, marketing, public relations, and promotional services for Glendale Community College's Professional Development Center. Since 1985, the PDC has provided state-funded training for over 33,000 employees from over 4,300 companies, including the Walt Disney Company, Warner Bros., and IHOP.
... Signed with What's Cookin' Inc. to provide marketing and promotion services for The Black Cow Cafe, The Star Cafe, Clancy's Crab Broiler and JAX Bar & Grill.
... Roland Communications continued a 16-year tradition of comprehensive marketing and promotion services for Love Ride 29, the largest motorcycle fundraising event in the world to benefit the USO with Grand Marshal Jay Leno and honorary Grand Marshals Peter Fonda and Robert Patrick on October 21. George Thorogood & The Destroyers, Canned Heat, and the Strawberry Alarm Clock headlined the concert. Roland's relationship with the Love Ride originated with Love Ride 8 in 1992. See our Clients page for more details.
Produced the Sister Cities of Los Angeles 2012 Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Salvador, Brazil; the 45th Anniversary of Busan, Korea; the 45th Anniversary and Berlin, Germany; and the 40th Anniversary of Mumbai, India, featuring Garth Trinidad of KCRW. Thursday, September 27, 2012, at
The Historic Gilmore Adobe at Farmers Market at 3rd & Fairfax. Roland is the agency of record for the 25-city Sister Cities of Los Angeles that was founded in 1956 by President Dwight D. Eisenhower to increase cultural understanding and awareness throughout the world.
... Produced "Cultural Day at the Grove" on Sunday, May 20 at the Grove at Farmers Market featuring 5 hours of music and dance from 10 international cities: Taipei, Taiwan; Lusaka, Zambia; Jakarta, Indonesia; Kaunas, Lithuania; Beirut, Lebanon; Mumbai, India; Nagoya, Japan; Salvador, Brazil ; Ischia, Italy; and Mexico City, Mexico.
... Coordinated the City of L.A.'s "My Three Sons Day in Los Angeles" on May 16 featuring original cast members Barry Livingston, Stanley Livingston, Tim Considine, and Tina Cole and special guests Butch Patrick from "The Munsters" and Dave Stollery of Disney's "Spin and Marty" series..
... Promoted events and campaigns in 2012 for the 90th Anniversary of the Tam O'Shanter, one of the oldest restaurants in Southern California founded in 1922.
... Produced the International Winter Festival at the Original Farmers Market at 3rd and Fairfax on Saturday, December 10th.
...Produced the Wende Museum of the Cold War's "Behind The Berlin Wall," a major unveiling of new art by D*Face, Herakut, and Retna on the largest stretch of Berlin Wall in the world outside of Germany, on Sunday, November 13 at 5900 Wilshire Blvd.
...Completed the July campaign announcing TASCHEN's 2012 publication of a major book on the Cold War archives of The Wende Museum. Benedikt Taschen, the CEO and Founder of TASCHEN, states that “The Wende collection is unparalleled and it is a great pleasure to give the collection the international awareness it deserves." Click here to read the press release...
... Produced the International Spring Festival at the Original Farmers Market on 3rd and Fairfax on April 9…
... Produced of the 2011 St Patrick’s Day Festival at LA LIVE in Nokia Plaza as a follow-up to production of the 2010 Festival at LA LIVE and 2008 and 2009 City of Los Angeles St Patrick’s Day Parades.
... Signed to market and promote the relocation of The Wende’s Museum’s 40’ x 12’ Berlin Wall, the longest stretch in the world outside of Berlin, as a follow-up to production and promotion of the 20th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall festivities in November 2009, including a gala and the closing of Wilshire Blvd on the Miracle Mile for a recreation of the Fall of the Wall, the largest celebration outside of Berlin.
... Produced and promoted the West Coast Premiere of the relaunch of Indian Motorcycle, America’s oldest motorcycle.