A public relations and marketing guru, author, photographer and publicist, Mary Vail has successfully placed clients in prestigious international publications, television broadcasts, radio spots and Web sites.
Her high-quality photographs have appeared in major publications, providing a value-added service for her clients. She also provides literary support as a ghost writer and researcher. Vail has secured posts for clients as columnists, editor positions and feature writers. She teamed up with a client to publish a book she co-authored and photographed, The Al Fresco Life: Pools, Spas, Bars and Kitchens, a design and lifestyle book benefiting homeless education programs.
As founder and president of Mary Vail, OSG Publicist, an independent public relations firm, she specializes in image building campaigns and focuses her energies on positive publicity. The Las Vegas firm has designed and managed successful innovative marketing and promotional campaigns for an array of organizations, from aerospace to sports marketing.
Known as the philanthropic publicist, Vail’s humanitarian efforts are the focus of her profession. She seeks ways to improve the educational, physical or socio-economic lifestyle of those less fortunate. This highly respected publicist has been recognized locally, nationally and internationally for her humanitarian works. Vail has garnered numerous awards and prestigious accolades including being knighted Lady Mary Vail, Dame of Grace in the Order of Saint George - Knights of Malta. She has received the highest individual community service award from the Public Relations Society of America, the Paul M. Lund Public Service Award. In addition to these honors, she has also received multiple Addy Awards, Davey Awards, MarCom Creative Design Awards, W3 Web Design Awards and numerous proclamations and congressional citations. Vail is a graduate of the University of Hawai and is currently enrolled in the UNLV EMBA program. http://www.maryvailpublicist.com/.