Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite Wins Sunset Travel Award, Declared Best Resort for Pets of the West by Sunset Magazine

The Four Diamond resort offers year-round leisure and luxury for two and four-legged guests.

Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite has been declared the Best Resort for Pets by Sunset magazine, the premier guide to living in the West. Tenaya is one of 30 winners of the first-ever Sunset Travel Awards, which honor the West’s top destinations in lodging, dining, cultural tourism, outdoor adventure, environmental stewardship, and more. Along with all the winners of the 2015 Sunset Travel Awards, Tenaya is currently featured in the June issue of Sunset magazine and on Sunset.com, reaching six million consumers per month. A full list of winners can be found online at http://www.sunset.com/travelawards.

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Evolve Introduces GuestX Applications, Enabling Guests to Wirelessly Operate Virtually Every Device in Hotel Rooms, Obtain Custom Information at Fingertips

Evolve Controls, delivering enterprise wireless solutions to hotels that increase guest loyalty and experience, today introduced two guest-facing applications running on the Room Operations Center (ROC), its next generation room control platform. The applications are designed to deliver touch control of virtually every element in a hotel room, ranging from temperature and lighting to the operation of the draperies and beyond.

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(W)right On Communications Promotes Erica Schlesinger to Communications Strategist

Erica Schlesinger Promoted


(W)right On Communications  has promoted Erica Schlesinger to Communications Strategist after only six months at the agency. In her new role, Erica will direct and execute communications and public relations efforts for the agency’s clients, focusing most heavily on the hospitality and lifestyle industries.“

Erica’s passion and enthusiasm for her client’s success is truly contagious and infects the rest of the team,” said Julie Wright, founder and president of (W)right On. “She knows the lifestyle and hospitality industries inside and out – and her creativity and excellent writing skills bring outstanding results for our clients. We’re excited to see her flourish in this next step in her career.”

Erica will oversee and implement client initiatives including comprehensive PR and social media strategies, media and community relations programs, branding, crisis communications, multimedia and web development and event planning in collaboration with (W)right On’s team of communications, multimedia and design experts.

A San Diego native, Erica brings more than three years of experience in public relations, social & digital media and branding to the Communications Strategist role. She has worked with top industry brands including Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts, Hilton Hotels and Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite and achieved media placements with outlets such as Outside, LA Times, Fodor’s, Forbes, San Francisco Chronicle, NBC San Diego, Westways and more.

Grant Wright Re-elected to So Cal Aviation Association Board

grant-wright-headshotMay 15, 2013 — The Southern California Aviation Association has re-elected (W)right On Communications CEO Grant Wright to its board of directors for 2013-14.

“This past year, our scholarship program expanded to recognize three individuals pursuing their careers in aviation; the golf tournament was another resounding success; and members consistently give us very positive feedback on things like our Safety Day and networking events,” said Grant Wright, founding board member and immediate past chair. “The year ahead is exciting as we build on these things and SCAA continues to grow.”

SCAA’s mission is to advance and promote aviation-related business throughout Southern California; to be proactive in addressing concerns impacting the region’s airports, including safety and operations; and promote education on the importance of business aviation to communities, companies, and the public.

With growth, Wright noted that there will be a second golf tournament added in the north region this year to better meet members’ needs there. With membership comprised primarily of business aircraft owners, operators, manufacturers and service providers, members now exceed more than 200 from north of Los Angeles south through San Diego to the Mexico border.

Julie Wright Named Woman Who Impacts San Diego

julie-wright-headshotMay 6, 2013 — San Diego Metro has named Julie Wright one of 20 Women Who Impact San Diego for 2013.

President of (W)right On Communications since founding the agency in 1998, Julie was nominated for her strong commitment to the community, which includes her leadership and participation in major visioning projects to sustain and improve North County and Greater San Diego, financial contributions and pro-bono services to organizations like those supporting at-risk youth and economic development, and volunteer service.

This is the 4th annual 20 Women Who Impact San Diego feature, which is also known as Women Who Rock.