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Our Team

Stuart Rowlands Public Relations is a group effort, offering clients a great deal of experience, a secure hands-on approach and a personal touch. These qualities are important to successfully carrying out all phases of our clients’ assignments in public relations, publicity, crisis PR and event management. Based in Los Angeles, we have satellite offices in, Hollywood, CA, Indianapolis, IN, Beaufort, NC, and the Island of Cyprus.

Stuart Rowlands |  President/CEO (Los Angeles, CA)
Tel: +1 (323) 850-1088 | E: stuart@stuartrowlandspr.com

Stuart Rowlands has vast experience in national and international public relations, publicity, and consulting. For more than 30 years, he has worked with major clients including the Nobel Institute, Nobel Peace Concert, IMG, The Quebec Ministry of Tourism, Ghana Government, Honda Racing Corporation, Colgate-Palmolive, Bridgestone, Lucas Oil, MAVTV television network, and in his earlier career, some of the larger riots in rock music concert history. He is also an avid documentary filmmaker (Motorsports Explained, ESPN) and writer for publications around the world.

Alastair Shearman Technology Director (Los Angeles, CA)
Tel: (323) 850-1088 C. 818 648-1390 E:

Alastair Shearman has overseen technology for Stuart Rowlands PR since 2013. His work includes technology review/research, social media, writing, and editing. Previously, he served as a technical coordinator helping to produce the first Renewable Energy Conference and Awards at the United Nations. He holds a Bachelor’s of Science from Columbia University’s School of Engineering and Applied Science, having majored in Environmental Engineering and a minor in Economics.

John C. Nelson |  East Coast Director (Beaufort, NC)
Tel: +1 (252) 725-0833 | E: john@stuartrowlandspr.com

John C. Nelson has over 30 years of public relations, marketing and special events publicity experience. He has hosted a US Presidential news conference for Gerald R. Ford and worked with American Honda, Bridgestone Tires, Miller Brewing Company, Paul Masson Vineyards and the US Ski Team Celebrity Invitational, Kenworth Trucks, RCA, The US Bureau of Land Management and others. Mr. Nelson’s close association with Stuart Rowlands Public Relations began in 1980. He currently serves as the firm’s East Coast Director.

Doug Stokes | Consultant
Tel: 626 391-3772 | E: doug@stuartrowlandspr.com

Doug Stokes is a long-time public relations professional with a strong background in a wide range of automotive PR and cause-related marketing. He’s served on the Board of the Motor Press Guild and has been honored with the American Auto Writers and Broadcasters Association Jim Chapman Award for Excellence in Public Relations. In addition to his work with SRPR, Stokes is the senior editor-at-large for the www.LACar.com website.