Photo by Phyllis Lacca/Pictured here are members of the PR Council Board of Directors, dignitaries, and the restaurant owners/chefs. From left, Atlantic City Councilman Kaleem Shabazz, Jim Rutala, William Cradle, Maria Terpolilli, Ben Morris, Chef Michael Brennan, Felicia Niven, Beverly Beveridge, and Thomas Brennan.

ATLANTIC CITY – Grant writer Jim Rutala or Rutala Associates of Linwood recently presented a talk at the April meeting of the Public Relations Council of Greater Atlantic City held at the recently opened Cardinal Restaurant in the “Orange Loop” district on New York Avenue in Atlantic City.

Rutala’s presentation, “Revitalizing Atlantic City with OPM (Other People’s Money).” recommended applying for grants from state, federal and private sources to fund projects.

Rutala is the grant consultant for Atlantic City, Ventnor, Margate, Longport and other off-shore communties.

The PR Council holds monthly luncheon meetings at venues throughout greater Atlantic City on topics related to public relations, marketing, tourism, and more.

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Nanette LoBiondo Galloway

Award winning journalist covering news, events and people of Atlantic County for more than 20 years.