Dorrit Ragosine, Founder
Dorrit F. Ragosine has 25+ years of brand building experience incorporating PR, marketing and business development from key roles at the top entertainment companies to tech start-ups.
Before launching SC-PR, Dorrit Ragosine wrapped a one-year consulting assignment as Chief Marketing Officer and Interim President for the InterStream Association, a nascent industry group focusing on broadband video delivery. Her ownership role included overseeing creation of the association’s marketing materials, including a rebranding of the website, policy/lobbying as related to net neutrality, strategic counsel and business development.
From 2006-2009, Ragosine served as Vice President, Public Relations for 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, where she was the department leader on all consumer and new technology campaigns for the studio’s most profitable division. She was initially brought in as a consultant in 2005 to develop the MGM home entertainment public relations department when Fox entered into a long-term distribution deal for the MGM movie catalog.
Ragosine was also Executive Director of Publicity for Paramount Home Video, where she led campaigns for such notable releases as Titanic and the 25th anniversary of The Godfather, as well as directed the company’s entry into the DVD market.
She spent eight years at Walt Disney Home Video during the launch of the home entertainment industry, working on such films as Pulp Fiction, Sister Act and The Lion King and the launch of the Miramax Home Entertainment brand.
“SC-PR’s contributions to advancing the L.A. Regional Food Bank’s mission and goals are considerable. They have brought fresh, innovative ideas to how we promote and fundraise that have made a measurable impact. More importantly, their ability to make those concepts a reality and a success – through hard work and personal connections – is stellar.”
Former Communications Director
Los Angeles Regional Food Bank
“It’s been great working with Social Change PR, because they didn't just tell us what to do, they helped us develop a comprehensive public relations strategy ... Then, the best part is, they rolled up their sleeves and made it happen. For a non-profit with limited resources, it's essential to hire consultants like Dorrit Ragosine, who go the extra mile.”
Director, Philanthropy & Community Engagement
Burbank Community YMCA
“I have known and worked closely with Dorrit for many years. As the Los Angeles president of the St. Jude Chapter – along with Terre Thomas, daughter of St. Jude founder Danny Thomas – Terre and I have relied on Dorrit and her PR expertise for all of our Los Angeles events. Simply put, ‘We adore her!’ Anyone looking for help in public relations will be thrilled with her work.”
Co-Chairman, Runway for Life Fundraiser
National Committee Member
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
“Dorrit Ragosine has been a great asset to our organization in helping promote our mission and vision. Ms. Ragosine is hard working, professional and knows how best to promote nonprofits. She is a true leader in the public relations field.”
Founder & CEO
The Laurel Foundation
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