Prebula Public Relations, LLC, is an issues management company specializing in crisis management and spokesperson training, government relations, media and community relations and strategic corporate communications.

Our proactive approach focuses on developing techniques and strategies for individuals, teams and companies to communicate effectively and ultimately succeed in today’s professional environment. We understand the value of creating strategic communications and planning that will maximize value for your organization, customers, shareholders and employees. Our mission is to provide quality services and bring innovative strategies to help meet your individual and organizational goals.

Our Services

CRISIS
MANAGEMENT

Every organization faces a crisis at one time or another. Not having a crisis communications plan in place could result in the end of your business. We offer a “first class” training program to help you proactively manage a crisis or media encounter. Our professionals have the real life industry and media experience to help you develop a comprehensive crisis communications plan, adhering to companies policies and safety. We offer:

  • Crisis Communications
    • Environmental Incidents
    • Fire or Explosion
    • Community Shelter-in-Place
    • Employee Issues
    • Security Breach
    • Activist Disruptions
    • Or Other Company Threats
  • Community Relations Planning
  • First Responder & Emergency Response Planning
  • Issues Management & Response Development
  • Public Forums & High Emotion Meetings
  • Grassroots Planning & Communications
  • Environmental Public Hearings
  • Safety Programs

MEDIA & SPOKESPERSON TRAINING

The media shows up at your business. Are you prepared?  In collaboration with The Ammerman Experience, we offer training to prepare you for a crisis and other situations that generate media interest. Your response requires you to be fast and accurate. Failure to communicate timely can result in damage to your organization’s credibility and reputation. Our training helps you develop and sharpen your media communications skills so you can minimize negative or inaccurate news coverage and help ensure that your organization’s key messages are delivered, heard and understood.

  • Media/Spokesperson Training
  • Proactive Media Relations
  • News & Social Media monitoring

STAKEHOLDER & COMMUNITY RELATIONS

Organizations prosper when they have clearly identified their community stakeholders. Building a strong relationship is essential for your business’ existence and growth. Throughout the years, we have continued to foster positive relationships with the media, elected officials, community leaders and third-party groups. We can easily transfer that good-will to your organization and help you generate outreach and communications programs that will keep your stakeholders engaged.

  • Stakeholder & Community Relations
    • Stakeholder Identification
    • Relationship Building & Support
    • Strategic Planning
    • Community Relations
    • Media Relations
      • News Conferences
      • Media Tours & Events
      • Editorial Boards
      • Press Releases
      • Editorials & Letters to the Editor
      • Media Management
    • Social Media
      • Organization Policies & Procedures
      • Strategy & Engagement
      • Monitoring & Management
      • Internal Integration
    • Government Relations
      • Legislative Events & Invitations
      • Speaking Opportunities
      • Session Monitoring
  • Other Stakeholder Opportunities
    • Anniversary Celebrations
    • Employee Engagement & Celebrations
    • Company-sponsored Community Events
    • Trade Shows
    • Community Forums
    • Groundbreaking & Ribbon Cuttings

ISSUES MANAGEMENT & COMMUNICATIONS

Our team of professionals work with your organization to detect and appropriately manage a contentious issue or threat. Working with your management team, we help you by identifying the appropriate stakeholders and building, maintaining and repairing those relationships through proactive communications systems.

  • Corporate Communications
    • Community Report
    • Social Responsibility & Philanthropy
    • Labor Issues
    • Company Vision & Goals
    • Executive Presentations & Speeches
  • Employee Relations
    • Newsletters
    • Surveys
    • Management Communications
    • Presentations & Speeches
    • Environmental Performance
    • Safety Performance
    • Team Value & Success
    • Plant Outage & Turnarounds
  • Media Communications
    • News Conferences
    • Media Tours & Events
    • Editorial Boards
    • News Releases
    • Editorials & Letters to the Editor
  • Meeting Facilitation
  • Environmental Issues
    • Public Meetings for Permits
    • Stakeholder Identification
  • Safety Initiatives
In the Media
Patricia was recently featured in 10/12 Industry Report's Q1 publication discussing damage control during a crisis.
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In the Media
Patricia was featured in Thrive Magazine's February Issue. The segment discusses how Patricia has partnered with The Ammerman Experience to help expand their services into Louisiana.
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In the Media
The American Press featured Patricia in their "Names in the News" section on January 22, 2019. The segment discusses how Patricia has partnered with The Ammerman Experience to help expand their services into Louisiana.
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In the Media
Patricia was recently featured in 10/12 Industry Report's Q1 publication discussing damage control during a crisis.
Read More
In the Media
Patricia was featured in Thrive Magazine's February Issue. The segment discusses how Patricia has partnered with The Ammerman Experience to help expand their services into Louisiana.
Read More
In the Media
The American Press featured Patricia in their "Names in the News" section on January 22, 2019. The segment discusses how Patricia has partnered with The Ammerman Experience to help expand their services into Louisiana.
Read More

About Patricia Prebula

President, Prebula Public Relations, LLC

Patricia has over 32 years in government relations, lobbying, media relations, crisis management, employee relations, community outreach and strategic communications. As president of Prebula Public Relations, LLC, since 2006, her career experience includes directing and developing public relations strategies for CITGO, PPG, Axiall, Lotte Chemicals, Indorama Ventures and consulting for Entergy Louisiana.

Working as Manager, Government & Public Affairs in the refinery and petrochemical industry, she helped manage a 100-day Labor Strike, refinery shutdowns during Hurricane Rita in 2005, numerous environmental issues and public hearings, explosions/fires and unit upsets, visits by Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez to the United States, pipeline communications, and many other high profile public relations events.

In 1998, she was elected to serve on the Sulphur City Council for two consecutive terms serving as Chairman and Vice Chairman of the City Council. She serves on the United Way Board of Directors and successfully chaired its 2012 campaign raising approximately $4.3 million. She also serves on the McNeese State University Foundation Board, American Heart Association Circle of Red and is a member of the Louisiana Chemical Industry Alliance, River Region Chamber of Commerce, the SWLA Chamber of Commerce and the West Calcasieu Association of Commerce. 

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE
  • Oil & Gas
  • Petrochemical & Refining
  • Manufacturing and Industrial
  • Alternative Energy
  • Healthcare
  • Education
  • Government
  • Trade Associations
  • Non-profit

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