Townsend Public Relations is a boutique public relations agency specializing in the travel and hospitality industries.  Founder, Hilary Townsend is a skilled public relations strategist in the travel and hospitality industry with top tier media contacts and industry relationships.  As a member of the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW), Townsend brings more that 20 years of public relations experience with five years as Director of Public Relations for the San Diego North Convention & Visitors Bureau and eight years of freelance writing experience for outlets such as Sunset Magazine and the San Diego Union Tribune.