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Public relations consultant

Rendall Paul Ayers, American public relations consultant. Recipient award Outstanding Reporting, Denver Newspaper Guild, 1966, Outstanding Volunteer award Colorado Heart Association, 1973.

Background

Ayers, Rendall Paul was born on August 25, 1937 in Wichita Falls, Texas, United States. Son of Richard Kelly and Gertrude Christine (Paul) Ayers.

Education

Bachelor in Journalism, University Colorado, 1961.

Career

Assistant bureau chief Associated Press, Helena, Montana, 1960-1961. Assistant city editor Denver Post, 1962-1967. District manager Insurance Information Institute, Denver, 1968-1969.

Public relations manager Denver division Safeway Stores, Inc., 1970-1974. President William Kostka & Associates Public Relations, Denver, 1975-1980. Principal Rendall Ayers Public Relations, 1980-1987.

Partner Ayers, Grimm, Starzel & Associates, 1985-1987. Chairman Darcy Communications, Inc., 1988-1996. President Ayers Communications, Inc., 1997—2009.

Owner Ayers Strategic Public Relations, since 2009. Lecturer in field. With United States Army Reserve, 1960-1968.

Membership

Board directors Men's Assistance Center, 1970-1982, president, 1974-1976. Board directors Colorado Heart Association, 1970-1980, president, 1977-1978. Chairman Colorado Heart Fund Campaign, 1971-1973.

Vice president Hope for the Children, 1987-1988. Board directors Goodwill Industries Denver, 1970-1984, vice president, 1981-1984. Board directors Colorado Retail Council, 1972-1974, Kempe National Center Prevention and Treatment Child Abuse, 1984-1987, Colorado Endowment Humanities, 1998-1903, chairman, 2002-2003, bd.dirs.

Denver Art Museum Design Council, 2006. Director Colorado chapter American Parkinson Disease Association, 1993-1996. Board directors Ronald McDonald House Charities Colorado, since 2010.

Fellow Public Relations Society of America (accredited, president Colorado chapter 1978, Lifetime Achievement award Colorado chapter 2002), Mount Vernon Country Club, Meadow Creek Racquet Club (Denver), Sigma Delta Chi, Alpha Delta Sigma.

Connections

Married Sara Lee Hoffman, August 27, 1960. Children:Sydney Lynn, Reed A.

father:
Richard Kelly Ayers

mother:
Gertrude Christine (Paul) Ayers

spouse:
Sara Lee Hoffman

child:
Sydney Lynn Ayers

child:
Reed A. Ayers