SOCIAL Costa Mesa Hires Powerhouse Public Relations

SOCIAL Costa Mesa Hires Powerhouse Public Relations

Agency Retained to Represent Orange County Hot Spot

SOCIAL Costa Mesa (SOCIAL), a chef and ingredient-focused, new-American restaurant known for its creative play on the social dining experience, has hired Powerhouse Public Relations to provide a wide scope of public relations, marketing and social media support to promote the many exciting initiatives SOCIAL has in the pipeline. With a focus on fresh and seasonal, the chef curated menu changes frequently to utilize peak ingredients and the newest culinary trends while feeding the wild imagination of Chef Brian Jenzer, who aims to always keep guests guessing. SOCIAL is at the forefront of culinary and bar trends, striking the perfect balance between fine service and the neighborhood restaurant vibe where guests can enjoy a memorable meal any night of the week.

Everything about SOCIAL encourages an interactive dining experience, from its wide-open layout to its large communal tables, and classic movies playing throughout which serve as fun conversational pieces. The menu features a delicious variety of sharable plates designed to satisfy any craving, from adventurous to comforting to vegetarian; along with an exciting bar program mixing up signature craft cocktails that are unique but approachable. SOCIAL is the perfect location for any occasion including celebrations, date nights, unwinding after work, and those much-needed nights out with friends.

“Powerhouse PR is a great personality fit for us and we’re confident that their creativity paired with their specialty in foodservice PR focus will be a tremendous asset as we prepare to announce some exciting new developments,” said Andrew Dorsey, co-founder and owner of SOCIAL Costa Mesa. “We’re doing a lot of interesting things that not enough people know about, so we’re looking forward to promoting them with Powerhouse.”

After opening its doors in 2014, SOCIAL quickly became a local favorite amongst Orange County diners, winning several Golden Foodie Awards including Best New Restaurant in 2015. The restaurant hosts a variety of special menus from weeknight Social Hour from 5-6p, Tuesday “Buck a Shuck” and Sunday brunch.

“We love the SOCIAL concept and are proud to represent a restaurant that’s shaking up the local dining scene,” said Kristin Daher, president of Powerhouse Public Relations. “Having enjoyed several memorable visits to SOCIAL, I realized that I had only scratched the surface of what makes this place special, so we are excited to reintroduce the SOCIAL experience to OC diners.”

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Powerhouse Public Relations is a full-service public relations agency providing a wide scope of services in communications strategy, media relations and social media. With a specialized focus in restaurant and franchise, the agency represents a diverse client roster comprised of both private and public companies in a variety of industries including retail, food and beverage, hospitality, consumer technology, and non-profit. Formerly operating as Morgan Marketing & Public Relations, a 25-year-old award-winning firm, all agency clients and its many resources transitioned to Powerhouse Public Relations, upon the purchase of Morgan Marketing in January 2016. For more information, visit or call (949) 261-2216. Powerhouse Public Relations is located at 1231 E. Dyer Rd., Ste. 238, Santa Ana, CA 92705.

Founded in 2014 by young restauranteur Andrew Dorsey, SOCIAL Costa Mesa is a chef and ingredient-focused, new-American restaurant located in the heart of Orange County, California. Since opening its doors, SOCIAL has quickly become a hot spot and local favorite among Orange County diners, winning the Golden Foodies Best New Restaurant award in 2015. Bridging the gap between hipster and unapproachable, SOCIAL offers an inviting atmosphere with communal tables, an open floor plan, tendy lighting and design elements. At the helm of SOCIAL’s everchanging menu is Chef Brian Jenzer, whose recipes are driven by seasonal, fresh California ingredients as well as the latest culinary trends. SOCIAL’s bar program features one-of-a-kind cocktails handcrafted by its experienced mixology team using house made syrups, cordials and bitters, as well as an extensive wine list curated by an in-house sommelier. Guests enjoy social hour during the week, Sunday brunches, Saturday suppers and late night bites. To learn more, follow SOCIAL Costa Mesa on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter or visit