The Sussex County Association of Realtors (SCAOR) has hired long-time journalist James Diehl to the newly formed position of public relations/marketing coordinator.
Diehl will be responsible for keeping the public informed on ongoing matters and also developing advertising campaigns, brochures, manuals and all other promotional items. Diehl has worked at the Daily Times of Salisbury and has been managing editor at both the Sussex Countian and the Sussex Post. He has also worked in the public relations department at Delaware Technical & Community College and most recently completed two-years as media relations manager for the Southern Delaware Tourism office.
Diehl has won several awards for his writing and design efforts over the years and is also the author of two locally focused books- "Remembering Sussex County" and "World War II Heroes of Southern Delaware."
Diehl will begin his new position on July 10.