The Placemaking Group Adds New Healthcare Consultant Client

Jun 30, 2010, 18:39 ET from Placemaking Group

OAKLAND, Calif., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- HFS Consultants, which provides a broad range of solutions for healthcare management, has signed on with San Francisco Bay Area public relations, marketing and web design firm, The Placemaking Group, for website development and content strategy, and media relations.

In addition, Placemaking Group has added new projects for existing client, Independent Floor Testing and Inspection, Inc. (IFTI), which provides national independent third-party testing and certification of moisture-related issues, from pre-floor covering concrete slab moisture testing to post-floor covering root cause failure analysis and recommendations for cost-effective solutions. Placemaking Group will provide a variety of services including: advertising, publicity, email marketing and social media training, all elements from a marketing plan that Placemaking Group recently prepared for the floor testing company.

"We create marketing communication programs for businesses and organizations that are designed to establish them as industry leaders and help them to get famous in their fields of expertise," says Dennis Erokan, president of Placemaking Group. "We will work to promote and raise awareness of these companies and their CEOs, Richard Gianello of HFS and Lee Eliseian of IFTI."

About HFS Consultants

HFS Consultants offers a broad range of services focused on the needs of hospitals and other healthcare facilities for financial, strategic, management, organizational and competitive change and growth. Clients include: Oakland Children's Hospital, Alameda County Hospital, St. Rose Hospital, Community Memorial Hospital System and Kaiser. For more information, visit

About Independent Floor Testing and Inspection Inc.

IFTI provides comprehensive and reliable national independent testing and certification of moisture-related flooring issues, from pre-floor concrete slab testing to post-floor, covering root cause analysis and recommendations for cost-effective solutions. Clients include brand name companies such as  Safeway, Sears, Wal-Mart and Rite Aid. For more information, go to


Placemaking Group offers a broad range of PR and marketing services to help clients effectively position themselves, communicate their strengths, and inspire their audiences to take action. The firm has offices in Oakland's City Center and Sacramento, California. Placemaking Group clients include the American Iron & Steel Institute, McRoskey Mattress Company, Altair Technologies Inc., Rehab At Home, Orinda Academy, the cities of Emeryville and Fairfield, CA, and the Micronesian island of Kosrae. For more information, visit:, or call 510-835-7900.

SOURCE Placemaking Group