As founder of YM & Associates, a boutique Public Relations, Marketing and Business Development company established in 2005 and located in Beverly Hills, Yvette Morales has driven her clientele’s business by fostering and securing multi-media campaigns as well as building solid and specialized relationships for her clients with corporations and media across the country. Ms. Morales truly believes in providing the personal touch to all projects.
In 2005, after working as an Executive Marketing and Development Manager for the two largest recycling companies in Southern California, Ms. Morales decided to switch gears and diversify her skills and professional strengths. Ms Morales obtained her real estate license and fostered her particular skills in the creative process of PR, Marketing and Business Development beginning with the public awareness for Spiritual Fitness author, Ms. Caroline Reynolds. In 2006, Ms. Morales relocated to New York City, where she continued to promote Ms. Reynolds, and worked as a consultant for non-profit organizations in developing and implementing fundraising projects. Ms. Morales also worked with a well- known PR firm, handling press requirements to ensuring extensive coverage for the premieres of two feature films and an International Film Festival.
In 2008, Ms. Morales returned to Los Angeles, handling various public relations, marketing, and business development campaigns for boutique companies, film festivals, restaurants, non-profit organizations, actors and entertainment executive along with managerial on-site handling of “Red Carpet” and other high-profile events.
For six years, from 1998-2004, Ms. Morales served on the Board of Directors for the Chino Valley Fire Foundation, as Vice President then President, chairing many events; from 200 guests to a two-day event with approximately 2000 guests. Ms. Morales’ heart and strengths, in addition to her various professional accomplishments, maintains a spirit of giving back to the community; offering her highly skilled abilities while building and maintaining excellent and successful relationships with a variety of organizations, businesses and individuals.
A graduate of the University of La Verne, Ms. Morales received her Bachelor’s degree in Business Management with a secondary emphasis in Social/Behavioral Sciences. Ms. Morales resides in Beverly Hills.