Brickman Blog

Fabulous Children's Books by June Sobel! Check out all three classics!

Author June Sobel has a wonderful way of capturing the hearts and minds of children of all ages! Her three children's books are "must haves" for every family! B is for Bulldozer by June Sobel Illustrated by Melissa Iwai Gulliver Books Harcourt, Inc., 2003 ISBN: 0152022503 CAUTION:...


ONE PERFORMANCE ONLY! A TOAST TO THE RAT PACK COMING TO THE GOLDEN STATE THEATRE ON SUNDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2014 FOLLOWED BY THE RAT PACK DINNER AT CIBO RISTORANTE ITALIANO

ONE PERFORMANCE ONLY! “A TOAST TO THE RAT PACK” COMING TO THE GOLDEN STATE THEATRE ON SUNDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2014 FOLLOWED BY THE “RAT PACK” DINNER AT CIBO RISTORANTE ITALIANO October 2014. Monterey, CA. Save the Date and enjoy a great afternoon with the fabulous Rat...


Test of Tyme, A Development and Construction Consulting Firm, To Hold Seminar at Gallery Sur in Carmel-by-the-Sea on Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Test of Tyme, A Development and Construction Consulting Firm, To Hold Seminar at Gallery Sur in Carmel-by-the-Sea on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 December, 2014. Pacific Grove, CA. Founded in 2008, Test of Tyme is an international real estate investment and development company that restores, builds,...


Pasta, Pizza & Professionals Lecture, Dinner & Networking Series Launches

After coordinating the Monterey Peninsula Chamber's Brown Bag Seminars for over 25 years - and still continuing to do so - I realized I loved the learning and networking and wanted to try something else. In January, 2016, I launched "Pizza, Pasta & Professionals" in part to...


2nd Annual Language Capital of the World Cultural Festival

The 2nd Annual Language Capital of the World - a free, fun family event - is taking place on May 14 and 15, 2016 and will feature over two dozen cultural performances! Why is this event so important? Here's why... The trademarked slogan of “Language Capital of the World®”...


ITNMontereyCounty Enhances Lives!

Here is a favorite non-profit of mine...providing a wonderful service that enhances lives of seniors! About ITNMontereyCounty Dignified transportation for seniors  Beginning its service in 2012, ITNMontereyCounty (itnmontereycounty.org) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that...


Pizza, Pasta & Professionals events continue

Pizza, Pasta & Professionals: Lecture, Dinner and Networking Series Continues on Monday, July 11th with a Seminar on "Age Defying Style for Baby Boomers" presented by Certified Image Master Marion Gellatly of Powerful Presence   Join...


Whalefest Monterey

I was happy to write this blog for See Monterey (the Monterey County Convention & Visitor's Bureau) that published today:   https://www.seemonterey.com/blog/post/have-a-whale-of-a-time-at-whalefest-monterey-january-28-29-2017/


Pucker Up Event

I am a huge believer in the power of collaborations and events for successfully publicizing your business or service. I attended the recent Pucker Up event (just before Valentine's Day) and it was hugely successful. The award-winning Dr. Jeanette Kern, DDS, the Smile Doctor, and Cindi Webb,...


Events For Attract More PR For Your Business

When I founded the Brickman Marketing company in 1990, I didn't realize how powerful events can be for marketing a business. As the years passed, it was increasingly obvious that creating an interesting, newsworthy event, often with a non-profit or Chamber of Commerce partnership, will help...


The Top Questions to Ask About Your Business

Welcome to my series of blogs about Marketing! The Top Questions to Ask Yourself About Your Business ... Every Year! Marketing is what drives business. It is responsible for finding, serving, and keeping customers. Without marketing, your business would not exist! Many of us often feel that...


Testing and Tracking Marketing Campaigns

Successful marketing today is an art...not a science. However, using science to test, track and evaluate your marketing campaigns is a smart thing to do! Over the years, it's become far easier than ever to review and analyze what works and what doesn't. It's going to all vary based...


.Test of Tyme, A Construction/Real Estate Consulting Firm, To Hold Seminar at Gallery Sur in Carmel-by-the-Sea on Wednesday, November 12th

Test of Tyme, A Construction/Real Estate Consulting Firm, To Hold Seminar at Gallery Sur in Carmel-by-the-Sea on Wednesday, November 12th October 16, 2014. Pacific Grove, CA. Founded in 2008, Test of Tyme, an international real estate investment and development company that restores,...


Monterey Dentist Dr. Jeanette Kern Urges Patients to Choose Strawberries

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Everything Italian! Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf 2nd Annual Columbus Day Weekend Celebration

Save the Date! Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf Association is holding its special free “Everything Italian! Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf 2ND Annual Columbus Day Weekend Celebration” event on Saturday, October 11 and Sunday, October 12, 2014. Celebrate...


Jo Mora Fan Club!

Jo Mora Fan Club! I am starting a Jo Mora Fan Club!!! He is simply a magical artist who is so versatile. The more you learn, the more fascinating he becomes. From artwork he created that was used by the Byrds on their Sweethearts of the Rodeo album to his children's books to...


World's Largest Strawberry Shortcake Event on August 30th!

On Thursday, August 30th, the “Very Berry Extraordinary” Fair celebrates our important $713 million Strawberry industry on the Central Coast in a very special way This year at the Fair, there will be the “World’s Largest Strawberry Shortcake” event...


Old Fisherman's Grotto Featured on "Chasing the Dream" on the Golf Channel TV

The award-winning Old Fisherman’s Grotto Restaurant, which is located at 39 Fisherman’s Wharf in Monterey, will be featured on the 3rd episode of the popular new national television program, Chasing the Dream on Golf Channel TV. The episode that was filmed at Old Fisherman’s...


Workshop to Educate Baby Boomers on Social Security

Nan Lesnick gives an excellent workshop on this topic which is so confusing to many Baby Boomers! 4th Friday Forums Workshop to Educate Baby Boomers on Social Security  A New Generation of Retirees Prepares to Collect Benefits March, 2014. Monterey, CA. "Savvy...


2014 Monterey Beer Festival

The 2014 Monterey Beer Festival Presented by Whole Foods Market Monterey to be held on Saturday, June 14, 2014 will benefit the Monterey County Fair Heritage Foundation   March 8, 2014. Monterey, CA.  Save the date! Whole Foods Market Monterey invites you to the 2014 Monterey...


KRML Radio Hats Off to Mac Celebration at Cibo Ristorante Italiano

  For Immediate Release Publicity Contact: Wendy Brickman (831) 633-4444 or [email protected] KRML Radio’s “Hats Off to Mac” Celebration at Cibo Ristorante Italiano on Thursday, April 3 March, 2014. Monterey, CA. — Community icon Mac...


Japanese American Heritage Days to be held on May 3rd and 4th at Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PUBLICITY CONTACT: WENDY BRICKMAN (831) 633-4444 or [email protected]   “Japanese American Heritage Days” Event to be held on May 3rd and 4th, 2014 at Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf   March...


Wharf Walks to Focus on Salmon Fishing on April 5th at Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf

OLD MONTEREY FISHERMAN’S WHARF ASSOCIATION CONTINUES “WHARF WALKS AT MONTEREY'S OLD FISHERMAN'S WHARF" ON SATURDAY, APRIL 5TH   WALKING TOURS WITH HISTORIAN TIM THOMAS TO FOCUS ON THE HISTORY OF SALMON FISHING IN THE MONTEREY BAY – OCEAN RECREATIONAL...


Italian Night at Cibo Ristorante Italiano “ A Fundaiser for Festa Italia Santa Rosalia Foundation on Thursday, August 28th

  Don’t Miss “Italian Night at Cibo Ristorante Italiano -  A Fundraiser for Festa Italia Santa Rosalia Foundation “ on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at Cibo Ristorante Italiano, 301 Alvarado in Downtown Monterey. Parking is available in the adjacent garage. From...


MADD Crash Car Exhibit and CHP Start Smart Program to Come to CIG Insurance™s 2nd Annual Community Safety Saturdayâ„¢ September 6, 2014, in Monterey, California

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) hopes its dramatic exhibit will influence behavior  to stop drunk driving. CHP Public Information Officer, Jaime Rios will talk to teens and parents about the Start Smart Teen Driving Program.   Monterey, CA (August, 2014) –- The...


Call for Submissions of Marine Photographs for Images of Monterey Bay: A Marine Photography Fundraiser Benefiting Whalefest Monterey and Museum of Monterey

  Attention local amateur and professional photographers in Monterey and Santa Cruz Counties!  Grab your cameras and smart phones and head out to the Monterey Wharf and beautiful Monterey Bay on foot, kayak, boat, or paddleboard, etc. and take some photos of our abundant marine...