With more than 20 years in the marketing communications field, Cameron Andrews set forth and created Pier Communications in 1999. His primary objective is to deliver optimum client service while implementing successful communication campaigns. Drawing from his broad range of experience in marketing, advertising, public relations, copywriting, public affairs and community affairs, Andrews created a shop with big-picture thinking and break-through creative while maintaining one-on-one client relations and account service.

Formerly of The Blaze Company, Andrews was senior account supervisor of the travel and tourism division responsible for the successful and profitable implementation and direction of 3-6 accounts. He supervised the performance of 2-4 account personnel and managed the day-to-day performance of account activities to include strategic counsel, creative input, the daily planning and execution of client services, media relations, pitching and writing. He developed and executed client proposals, timelines, programs and formal reports.

Previously, Andrews was advertising and communications manager for Harrah’s Las Vegas where he managed a $2.5 to $9.2 million property advertising campaign and public relations program. Andrews directed all outdoor, print and broadcast development and all communications and media outreach efforts. He supervised media planning, media placement, collateral development and signage programs. He also assisted in designing the property’s annual marketing plan and budget.

Before joining Harrah’s in 1992, Andrews was director of account services at MPR, an advertising and public relations agency where he supervised all agency accounts and developed public relations and marketing plans.

His previous position was with USA TODAY as marketing manager for Southern Nevada. Andrews managed the public relations, public affairs and marketing efforts. He also developed and implemented marketing plans, including “Blue Chip” account growth, educational material development and retail services segments.

Prior to joining USA TODAY in 1989 Andrews spent eight years in the U. S. Air Force.

Andrews has a masters of arts degree in communication studies and a bachelor of science in business administration, both from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

He currently is a faculty member of the University of Phoenix, the largest private university in the United States and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Extension specializing in marketing, advertising and public relations curriculum.


•Selected one of 50 United Way “Community Heroes” in Nevada to carry the Olympic torch through the state.

•Received proclamation from Governor Bob Miller recognizing Cameron Andrews Day in Nevada.

•Promus Chairman’s Award winner (national) for Community Service.

•USA TODAY Mega Award (national) for Best Market/Account Development.

•Air Force Commendation Medal for Meritorious Service, and Achievement Medals for Heroism and Outstanding Performance.

•Established Nevada’s first Kids Cafe sponsored by Harrah’s.


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