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the goddard company


As PR and reputation management experts, The Goddard Company secures articles and interviews around the world in traditional and digital media.

The Goddard Company, a full-service public relations and online reputation management agency founded more than 20 years ago by Jennifer Goddard Combs, creates publicity for, and manages the reputations of a diverse roster of clients in Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara, the US and abroad.

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the goddard company


As PR and reputation management experts, The Goddard Company secures articles and interviews around the world in traditional and digital media.

The Goddard Company, a full-service public relations and online reputation management agency founded more than 20 years ago by Jennifer Goddard Combs, creates publicity for, and manages the reputations of a diverse roster of clients in Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara, the US and abroad.

we protect reputations

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your business and the web

The World Wide Web has democratized communications. It’s a free and open communication medium, giving individuals a means of exposure on a scale comparable to that of mass media. This has huge implications for businesses as they manage their online reputations.

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opportunities and challenges

Social media offers new opportunities (consumers as brand ambassadors), but also great challenges (negative comments and reviews). This is where the Goddard Company comes in – we can help you monitor and manage these conversations.

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why is online reputation important?

Some 90% of consumers are positively or negatively influenced by online reviews. The same goes for hiring decisions – your online reputation can make or break opportunities. And with the proliferation of online media, it’s increasingly time-consuming to manage this.
Read more in our blog post.

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online reputation management

So how do businesses and professionals manage their reputations in online spaces such as Google, Yelp, Twitter, Facebook and more? Companies call us – we’ve been monitoring and managing our clients’ reputations for years.

Please call 805-565-3990 or email us.

we make publicity happen

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a full service agency

We secure publicity in newspapers, magazines, radio, television, and on the Internet; coordinate reprints and mailings; schedule speaking engagements; and invite and serve as the point of contact for the press at your special events. 

the goddard edge

With more than 20 years of experience and relationships  with local, regional, and national reporters and editors, Jennifer Goddard Combs and her team know how to get clients placed in the media at the right time, in the right place.

Learn more about the Goddard Edge >

getting started

We offer a complimentary, one-hour consultation to discover what you'd like to achieve. We follow up, at no charge, with an outline of our suggested approach.

Please call 805-565-3990 or email us.

International work

Did you know The Goddard Company generates international publicity? Check out our latest International page to see the work we've secured around the world.
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Jennifer Goddard Combs and I have worked together for the past eight years marketing TrueVision 3D Surgical. Jennifer’s publicity activities have been vital to my company’s success to become known as a world leader in our field. From the newspapers in China to the front page of the Detroit Free Press to USA Today including television news stations and dozens of other newspapers articles. It is a pleasure having her on our team. She always delivers for us.
— Robert Reali, VP of Marketing & International Sales at TrueVision 3D Surgical

It is a pleasure working with Jennifer Goddard Combs and The Goddard Company Public Relations. For the past three years, she has continually generated publicity by arranging interviews and media coverage with the Ventura Star, Pacific Coast Business Times, VC Reporter, The Acorn, ABC-KEYT’s television news, national aviation publications and writing and placing press releases and calendar listings for Channel Islands Aviation’s special events.
— Sarah Oberman Bartush, Flight School Manager, Channel Islands Aviation

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Jennifer: Thank you for sharing your expertise and guidance in growing my business and helping me position myself and business in the community. All I can say is WOW!
— Terri E. Hilliard Olson, Esq. of Terri Hilliard, PC: Estate, Elder, and Special Needs Law

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It’s been great working with Jennifer over the years. Jennifer has helped me with many publicity-related projects, including arranging interviews with the Los Angeles Business Journal and helping me place opinion articles including, Franchise Times, and writing nominations for awards.
— Barry Kurtz, San Fernando Valley Business Journal 2018 Lawyer of the Year

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About the Team


About the Team


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Jennifer Goddard Combs

PRESIDENT

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For the past 20 years, Jennifer Goddard Combs has created and managed successful publicity campaigns for her clients in Santa Barbara, Ventura, regionally, nationally, and internationally. Her integrity and creativity has allowed her to maintain good rapport with members of the media and produce excellent results for her clients.

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Julie Price

SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE 

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Julie Price brings to The Goddard Company more than three decades of experience as a Southern California newspaper journalist and a corporate communications specialist.

For most of her professional life, Julie worked for the Los Angeles Daily News, primarily as a news reporter, and for the Ventura County Star, where she spent 12 years as an award-winning features editor. Her other newsroom positions have included lifestyle columnist, news copy editor and wire editor. After leaving newspapers, Julie spent seven years in corporate public relations and internal communications, for CKE Restaurants and The Cheesecake Factory, respectively, before leaving corporate employment in 2017 and joining the Goddard team.

Julie began her journalism career, as a staff writer for the Daily News, at age 19, while still in college.


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Laurie Borsch

SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

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Laurie has been managing B2C and B2B public relations and marketing initiatives for executives and companies in the legal, entertainment, medical, health and wellness, fitness, HR, technology, CPG and professional service industries for over 25 years. She launched her focus on digital media and online reputation management in its infancy, forecasting the viability of “new media” in 2003 as the future of public relations and reputation management.

As a digital and social media specialist, she takes charge of the production and management of link building content such as press releases, article publication or blog posts, podcast production and video production. Laurie also has a keen eye for social media audience development, management and messaging campaigns, and a vast knowledge of website design and management as well as search engine optimization (SEO).

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