A South Florida native, Jennifer Martinez has been involved in the community her entire life, giving back through her time, talents, and efforts. Upon her graduation from the University of South Florida, Jennifer’s journey down the path of public relations began with a local public relations, fundraising, and planning firm in downtown West Palm Beach. Her drive and determination helped produce outstanding results for a number of nonprofit and for-profit businesses. From strategic public relations to event coordination, Jennifer was seen as an asset to every one of her clients.
Five years later, Jennifer’s career path took her one of the largest hospice providers in the Country, where she became a key component in the organization’s public relations and communications department. While at this hospice, her expertise played an integral role in the communications strategies for not only the hospice itself, but their foundation, their medical supply store, and a number of the organization’s other ventures, including their expansion into another county. Through her time with the organization, she garnered local, regional, and national media attention in both print and electronic media securing hundreds of news stories and positioning the organization as the hospice provider of choice.
Today, Jennifer Martinez’s is president of JLM Communications, a boutique public relations firm providing strategic marketing, event coordination, and media relations to small and medium sized businesses and nonprofit organizations. Her goal is to help each client grow and succeed, as well as aid nonprofit organizations in achieving their communications goals and building awareness for their much needed brands.