Originally from Pittsburgh, PA., Candace Rojas resides in Palm Beach County and is a proud mother and active community leader. In 2014, Ms. Rojas launched a boutique public relations firm which assists charities, businesses and political campaigns in marketing, branding, social media and special events. Prior to this, Ms. Rojas held the role of Membership Director for the Greater Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce. Prior to this, Ms. Rojas worked in corporate sales for PepsiCo in the on premise channel.  Her charitable focus for the last decade has been assisting local non-profits with building infrastructure, fundraising and orchestrating successful events. 

 

Social Media Links

Twitter: @candacedelray & @iicandynetwork

Instagram: candacedelray

Facebook: candace.rojas

Google+: +CandaceODonnellRojas

LinkedIN: Candace Rojas

 

Non-Profit Experience: 

Delray Beach Chamber of Commerce Non Profit Council-Founder

Bethesda Hospital Foundation-Committee- Annual Women of Grace Luncheon @ Mar-A-Lago

Republican Party of Palm Beach County-Executive Committee

Delray Beach Public Library-Centennial Committee & Girls, Pearls, Hats & Heels Committee

Delray Beach Athletic Club- Board Member 

Plumosa School of the Arts-Chairman of the Board

Delray Education Foundation- Board Member

Palm Beach County PTA-Vice President of Membership

S.D. Spady Elementary-PTA President

Caring Kitchen/ C.R.O.S. Ministries-Committee Chair

Dress for Success-Style 4 Hope Committee Member

Palm Beach County Literacy Coalition-American Girl Fashion Show

A.D. Henderson School-Chair of Mothers & Father's Day Annual Breakfasts

Wheels from the Heart-Chairman of the Board

Duquesne University- Co-Chair of South Florida Alumni Chapter

American Cancer Society of Boca Raton- Hope Gala PR Committee Member 

The Alzheimer's Association-Promise Garden Luncheon, Public Relations Chair

Shuzz.org-Committee Member for annual Shuzz.Art.Fashion event

Habitat for Humanity-Women Build Campaign

 

Awards:

2013 - Volunteer of the Year - Wheels from the Heart Charity

2015 - Volunteer of the Year - Junior League of Boca Raton

 

Let us tell your story

How do you tell your brand’s story? When you are establishing a startup, growing a business, or sharing a nonprofit mission, you need to convey it with meaning and intentionality. It should be done through storytelling. Developing an identity, understanding your customer and then sharing the brand story is the most powerful and meaningful selling activity. Storytelling is an art and must be intentional, constant, and focused. Since humans are wired to tell stories and hear stories, it engages your targeted audience, via social media and editorial coverage. When someone is engaged like this, interested in your brand’s story, they feel connected in a powerful way. This feeling of connection converts a person into a customer. We want to share your story through our multimedia network.

Client Reviews

  • "Candace & her team at iCandy were instrumental in gaining local, national & incremental media/press coverage including: CNN, Good Morning America, The Discovery Channel, The Jonathon Brandmeier Show, The Steve and Ron Show with iHeart Radio, Sun Sentinel and Palm Beach Post. As a result, I have obtained many sponsors and gained worldwide support for my mission."

    -Reza Baluchi, Ultra Marathon Runner (RunWithReza.org)

  • "Candace & her multimedia network will go to the ends of the earth to make things happen! Her dedication to client goals is unsurpassed. Candace's connections to society and the impact that she has made in philanthropy in Palm Beach County has been recognized in 2015, as she was honored as "Woman Volunteer of the Year" by the Junior League of Boca Raton. She is an influencer who connects the “right” people with their desired goal… with grace and professionalism."

    -Nikki Oden, Founder of Eleven Salon & Spa and Eleven Skin (elevenskin.com)

  • "iCandy under-promises & over- delivers! The team understood my brand and created a marketing strategy to increase brand awareness and distribution in South Florida. We gained media exposure and new clients as a result of the special events that iCandy hosted!"

    -Megan Tierney, L.A. based Fashion Designer for Fine Handbags (louiseandeleanor.com)

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