With over 20 years of public relations, marketing and advertising experience, Teresa Buyikian specializes in B2B and B2C media relations and strategy, including everything from pitching regional and national press to high-level concept development and event execution. She has assisted dozens of companies such as Motor Trend, Found Animals Foundation, Hyundai, U.S. Army and M&C Saatchi North America with their public/media relations and event efforts, resulting in placements in The Wall Street Journal, Business Insider, Forbes, Orange County Register, The Los Angeles Times, Associated Press and The New York Times. Understanding how to craft a message that will resonate with both media and readers alike, Teresa also spent several years inside advertising agencies creating copy for such clients as Suzuki, Santa Monica City College, California Department of Health Services, Curacao, Loyola Marymount University, Stila Cosmetics, Stagg, Realtor.com, United Autism Alliance and Earl Scheib. Teresa began her career as a beat reporter for the Los Angeles Bureau of Adweek magazine. A native Angeleno living in Glendale, she is also a (non-practicing) licensed real estate agent.