TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 31, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tucker/Hall, Inc., one of Florida's leading public relations and public affairs firms, has named Stephanie Amberg Vice President at the firm. Amberg was a senior communications advisor at Tucker/Hall in the mid-1990s focusing on public relations and marketing strategies in the areas of commercial real estate, tourism and hospitality and luxury brands.
Amberg returned to Tucker/Hall in 2012 after serving as Vice President of Public Relations at OSI Restaurant Partners, LLC (recently renamed Bloomin' Brands). During her 12-year career at OSI, Amberg's department oversaw public relations support to the company's five brands – Outback Steakhouse, Carrabba's Italian Grill, Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, and Roy's Hawaiian Fusion Cuisine – as well as OSI Restaurant Partners and various retired brands.
Amberg currently serves on the Board of Trustees for the Straz Center for the Performing Arts, and recently was appointed to the Straz Strategic Advisory Task Force. Amberg is also the current Chair of the Board of Directors of the Opera Tampa League, serves on the FARA Energy Ball Steering Committee as Chairman of the PR/Marketing Committee and is a member of the Marketing Committee for the Tampa Bay History Center. Amberg is also a member of the Community Awareness Task Force of the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay.
Amberg holds a bachelor's degree in mass communications from the University of South Florida.
Tucker/Hall is a communications consulting firm with offices in Tampa and Jacksonville offering public relations services in the areas of strategic communications, public affairs and crisis communications. Founded in 1990, Tucker/Hall has built a statewide, national and international practice from its Tampa base. The firm works with Fortune 500 corporations, Florida-based fast growing companies, nonprofits and government agencies.
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