Among the many achievements of her career, company-founder Ann Flower is particularly well known for her work in the travel, hospitality and beauty industries.
Prior to founding her own firm, she served as Vice President of the Hospitality Division at the distinguished Warren Cowan & Associates agency where she developed and executed public relations campaigns for such entities as Merv Griffin’s Beverly Hilton and Wickenberg Inn, Isabel Goldsmith’s Las Alamandas Resort, the Givenchy Hotel & Spa, Trader Vic’s, Checkers Hotel and Restaurant and Travel Smart products.
In the preceding years as Director of Public Relations at the renowned luxury property The Regent Beverly Wilshire, she had developed far-reaching connections within, and an intimate knowledge of the hotel and travel industry.
The foundation for her expertise in this particular field was formed while Director of Public Relations at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel. There she handled all media relations, assisted with marketing strategy, and represented the hotel in business, charity, civic and social circles.
Extensive experience organizing and promoting special events dates back to the early years of her public relations career with the non-profit organization AmFAR (American Foundation for AIDS Research). As West Coast Special Events Manager she oversaw numerous projects such as the $2 million fundraiser “Art Against AIDS” in Los Angeles and San Francisco and the successful “WAVE AID” music CD.
Now in charge of her own company, Ann Flower has provided public relations counsel to such diverse clients as: Opus Hotels Vancouver & Montreal; One&Only Palmilla Resort in Cabo San Lucas; Marina del Rey Convention & Visitors Bureau; Ventura Visitors and Convention Bureau; Iguana Inns of Ojai; the International Make Up Artist Trade Show; Fred Segal Salon & Spa, and the L.A. Times Travel & Adventure Show.