Gambel Communications is a full service public relations agency specializing in communication strategy; media, community and government relations; issue management; special events; social media and marketing/branding. Founded by Betsie Gambel, a 30-plus year veteran of the PR industry, Gambel Communications is a new kind of communications firm. Our mantra is to forge relationships and partnerships with clients; complementary industries; and public, private and nonprofit sectors. Our passion is putting people and ideas together for mutual benefit.
Named the 2013 Small Business Administration’s Women Business Champion of the Year for Region VI of the United States (TX, LA, AR, NM, OK), we represent iconic brands including Hotel Monteleone, House of Blues, Reily Foods, Greater New Orleans Foundation, Gardner Realtors, and The Historic New Orleans Collection to name a few. Gambel’s clients span from Houston to the Florida Panhandle, and we work frequently with national companies, bringing their brands to the area.
The Gambel Communications team prides itself on being active in the community, not only to feel the pulse of the market, but also to continue to expand its network of connections on behalf of its clients. Among Gambel’s affiliations are the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC), the Press Club of New Orleans, the Public Relations Association of Louisiana (PRAL), The New Orleans Chamber of Commerce, The Jefferson Chamber of Commerce and Young Leadership Council. Gambel often has leadership positions in these organizations, including, an APR certified strategist serving as president of PRAL New Orleans.
Gambel has been recognized for its work with countless awards and is a frequent speaker on public relations, partnerships and marketing topics.