Longtime publicist Sharla Feldscher joined forces with her daughter Hope Horwitz to form Feldscher Horwitz Public Relations in Marlton, N.J. Feldscher, a Philadelphia Public Relations Association (PPRA) Hall of Fame inductee, has been owner of her firm since 1984. Much of that time she has worked with her daughter, who’s been the driving force behind Philadelphia’s annual Subaru Cherry Blossom Festival.
SFPR’s client base over the years has included business entertainment and attractions, senior health care, lawm and education on both a regional and national level. Past president of the PPRA, Feldscher has authored seven books.
New America Power was named one of the fastest-growing privately held businesses in the Philadelphia region by the Philadelphia 100, a program of the Wharton Small Business Development Center and the Entrepreneurs’ Forum of Greater Philadelphia. Lonnie M. Barish is a partner in the Newtown-based company.