Treasure Garden Announces Appointment of PR Firm, Laurie Rudd Public Relations and Marketing

Award-winning shade manufacturer, Treasure Garden, has named industry veteran, Laurie Rudd, and her North Carolina firm to consult and coordinate marketing communication and promotional efforts.

Online PR News – 08-February-2013 – Winterville – Treasure Garden, award-winning manufacturer of luxury outdoor shade products, announces that it has retained Laurie Rudd of Laurie Rudd Public Relations and Marketing to aid in its public relations efforts through traditional and new media venues.

Rudd will be charged with assisting in the creation of publicity strategies to further market the company’s Treasure Garden and Shademaker brands. “We feel Laurie Rudd’s input and enthusiasm with regard to this industry will be an asset to our marketing team and we look forward to working with her, said Jeff B. Dorough, vice president, sales and marketing, Treasure Garden, Baldwin Park, Calif. “We look to the association to raise the level of awareness of our products and our story to not only the outdoor industry; but to consumers as well.”

Since 1984, Treasure Garden has manufactured the widest selection of shade products in the world and has been a multiple winner of the Manufacturer of the Year for Shade Products by the retail membership of the ICFA (International Casual Furnishings Association). For over a decade, the Shademaker division has offered contract and commercial grade shade products for restaurants, resorts and hospitality facilities worldwide.

Laurie Rudd Public Relations and Marketing, located in Winterville, NC, has worked in building brands and creating national exposure for clients across the outdoor segment as well as the business and professional categories since 2007. As a free—lance writer, Rudd’s articles on outdoor living topics have been published in numerous consumer and trade publications.

For more information about Treasure Garden, contact 888.821.8868. For more information regarding Laurie Rudd Public Relations and Marketing, contact 252-714-5377 or