‘Staff’ Category


  • Jeanitude Day 2021

    March 6th would have marked Jean’s 94th Birthday. A passage from Gregory Favre, the retired Executive Editor of The Sacramento Bee, is as poignant today as the day he made the remarks during a celebration of her life. Part of his remembrance of Jean is as follows: When I think of Jean, I remember some […]
  • RSE Celebrates 60 Years

    It’s an incredible honor to be celebrating 60 years as an agency. RSE was the first women-run agency in Sacramento. It all started when a woman with a strong personality, contagious spirit, and passion for giving back to her community trailblazed her way through Sacramento. Jean Runyon was a force of nature. She broke glass […]
  • RSE STOCKing Stuffer

    After great deliberation in the agency “workshop,” we decided the best way to spread cheer to all of our closest friends was to give them a useful tool for their holiday advertising needs. The end result? A collection of the jolliest stock photos ever compiled on one cleverly branded website. Visit RSESTOCKingStuffer.com today to see […]
  • #Jeanitude 2019

    If you ask most people at Runyon Saltzman, Inc. what #JEANITUDE means, you’ll likely get a crash course in charitable giving and community involvement, particularly if it’s around March 6, the birthday of Jean Runyon, the company’s founder. This year, for example, some 50 staffers at all levels (including the brass) stepped away from work […]
  • Darcey B. Self named ACD

    Darcey B. Self, a seasoned, award-winning illustrator, designer, art director and creative director who spent the last 16+ years working for advertising agencies and as a freelancer has joined the staff of Runyon Saltzman, Inc. (RSE) as an associate creative director, it was announced this week by Creative Director Steve Fong. Most recently, she has […]
  • Superheroes in Heels

    Were you wondering why hundreds of men were struttin’ their stuff in high heels through the streets of downtown Sacramento? On Saturday, May 6, WEAVE hosted their annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event to raise awareness about the causes and effects of sexual assault. Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is a playful […]
  • Kelley Kent Takes Center Stage

    Media Director Kelley Kent was introduced as the seventh winner of the coveted JEANIE Award during RSE’s annual 2016 holiday lunch in mid-December. The award was created in memory of the late Jean Runyon, who founded the agency in 1960. Names of candidates are put forward by employees, and each year, a winner is selected […]
  • New Staff at RSE

    We’ve recently added five people to our staff in three agency practice areas: social marketing, creative and media services. Joining the Media Services Department as a digital planner/buyer is Toni Cooke, who has more than 17 years of digital media experience with companies such as KCRA TV 3, The Sacramento Bee, KTXL FOX 40 and […]
  • 4 Hires for RSE

    Four staff members have been added to the employee roster of Runyon Saltzman, Inc. (RSE), a leading 56-year-old integrated communications firm headquartered in Sacramento and with a rapidly growing Los Angeles office. Two have joined the agency’s Client Services Department and two are now members of the Creative Services Department. New representatives of the firm’s […]
  • Meet Vicky

    TITLE Managing Director, Southern California. WHAT VICKY WISHES HER TITLE WAS CDC Director. BACKGROUND Edging up on 20 years in PR, mostly an agency person with roots in non-profit, specializing in helping people make healthy changes. YEARS AT RSE 2 years. WORKS ON CalMHSA, NEOPB, OC Health Care Agency. FIRST ACCOUNT AT RSE Champions for […]