LOS ANGELES – DRS and Associates announces that it has been named agency of record across multiple marketing service disciplines by Walker Zanger, the industry’s leader in natural stone, tile, and unique materials and surfaces for more than 65 years. As a comprehensive communications and marketing agency that represents luxury brands in the architecture and design market, DRS and Associates will provide innovative, integrated solutions to Walker Zanger, including public relations, digital media, events, content marketing, influencer marketing and media planning.

“DRS and Associates has earned a reputation as one of the leading PR and marketing agencies in the architecture and design space because of their deep relationships and decades of experience working within the professional design industry,” said Erika Egede-Nissen, Walker Zanger’s director of marketing. “With their knowledge of luxury lifestyle brands, selecting David Schlocker and his team at DRS and Associates to spearhead our PR and marketing campaigns puts Walker Zanger in a strong position to grow by reaching new potential consumer and trade clientele, while refreshing and energizing relationships with existing ones.”

“For over 20 years, we have developed a unique approach when it comes to providing and fulfilling our clients’ marketing and PR needs; with a commitment to emerging media practices to meet ever changing client objectives and diverse marketing conditions,” said David Schlocker, DRS and Associates founder and president. “We are excited to work with a nationally recognized name like Walker Zanger and help them develop new communication channels with customers and tell their story in a new way that resonates with designers today.”