Debbie Dorsee, a San Diego native, founded The Dorsee Company in 2003. Drawing from her life’s fabric of political campaigns, social events, and promotional fundraising, she uses her behind-the-scenes knowledge and community contacts to promote public awareness and drive business results.
The Dorsee Company is a leader in business development, community relations, crisis management and public relations for businesses and individuals. Dorsee offers a unique, promotional approach that opens doors, forges partnerships, and drives results.
Dorsee has worked extensively with small businesses, residential and commercial real estate developers and builders, industry associations, elected officials, and nonprofit organizations. Dorsee has also assisted biotech companies with marketing and capital development for immunotherapy cancer applications.
An excellent example of Ms. Dorsee’s unique approach is her work with homebuilders and fire survivors after post disaster wildfire events across California over many years. She worked with all parties involved to connect her home builder clients with fire survivors in need of custom or group rebuilds. She remains involved throughout the rebuilding process by continuing to build relationships with the fire survivors and take them to contract, assisting in project management by facilitating floorplan designs and orientation, assisting with financing and insurance needs, facilitating communication and public affairs, and managing media relations, marketing and events.
Ms. Dorsee has also assisted in the approval of development projects from local municipalities and counties to planning groups to elected officials. She has worked with all levels of government from local, state, and federal throughout her career.
Previously, Ms. Dorsee worked for seven years as Development Director for San Diego’s popular ArtWalk event; for four years as Director of the Tour D’ Elegance home developer showcase from the Building Industry Association of San Diego; and for three years as Event Manager for American Cancer Society of San Diego’s Making Strikes fundraiser.
Ms. Dorsee is the recipient of the San Diego North Chamber of Commerce’s Volunteer of the Year honor and was named one of San Diego Metropolitan Magazine’s Metro Movers to Watch. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from San Diego State Universities’ College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts. She is a member of the San Diego North Chamber of Commerce and of the Building Industry Association of San Diego.
The Dorsee Company, founded by Debbie Dorsee, is a leader in public relations for businesses and individuals. With an integrated focus on community relations, marketing and business development, The Dorsee Company offers a unique promotional approach that drives results.