Public Relations

“Our PR efforts are headed by Christa Valdez founder of the online New Mexico Film publication and owner of her own Film & Talent Advocacy Firm. Christa has been with us for over 5 years and works as our contract Public Relations point person. She is a stringer for traditional print in the Hollywood Reporter/Daily Variety and has strong connections in the newspaper world. Christa writes a weekly industry column for Albuquerque Free Press and a quarterly feature in Fine Lifestyles Magazine. She also has a weekly segment on the number one morning radio show in Albuquerque every Thursday and appears regularly on several local news networks reporting on industry events. She is perhaps best known for her website/blog OneHeadlightInk, which is the largest entertainment site in New Mexico, and operates multiple social media pages across different platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+ and more. Christa has moved our pro-film/pro-union messages to hundreds of thousands around New Mexico and millions around the country.”

– IATSE Local 480, The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts, New Mexico (2013 – 2017)