Terri Maruca

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Terri has nearly 25 years of public relations, communications and social media experience.

Terri is a 18 year senior level executive with Kirvin Doak Communications, where she currently oversees a public relations team and the social media division. During her time with the agency, she has successfully implemented public relations campaigns, property, show and venue openings, groundbreaking and community events for clients such as Electric Daisy Carnival, Blue Man Group, USA Sevens Rugby, Miracle Mile Shops, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.

Prior to joining Kirvin Doak Communications, Terri worked as the advertising and public relations manager at The Desert Inn Resort. While at the resort her responsibilities included promoting the spa, casino, entertainment, dining and the golf course. She also played an instrumental role in The Desert Inn Resort’s 50th Birthday Celebration in April of 2000.

She began her career in Washington, D.C., where she worked her way up to the director of advertising, promotions and game operations for the Washington Wizards and Capitals. There she developed the teams’ advertising campaigns, produced collateral material, executed in-arena promotions as well as coordinated season ticket holder events. Her in-game promotional duties included the supervision of the team mascots, in-game entertainment and the execution of sponsorship agreements.

As a 21 year resident of Las Vegas, Terri has always been committed to the community. She is past board member of the Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame, A Level Playing Field and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada. Currently, she serves as a board member for the UNLV Football Foundation and is a committee member for the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open’s annual Kick Off Your Heels Luncheon.

She was recognized by Vegas Inc. in 2008 as one of Las Vegas’ 40 Under 40 business professionals as well as one of the original women honored by Vegas Magazine at their annual ‘Vegas Gives’ event in 2009.
Terri holds a degree in Communications from Pennsylvania State University located in State College, Pennsylvania.

Terri is a die-hard sports fan and loves to support her alma mater, Penn State and you’ll see her cheering for the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday and on hardwood her team is the Cleveland Cavaliers. She and her boyfriend, Oz, are the proud parents to Leo, a five year-old English bulldog.