at sonshine communications

image is everything

full service agency

The Morris Group, Inc., doing business as Sonshine Communications, is a full-service public relations, marketing and advertising agency.

nationwide clients

Sonshine has developed, launched and implemented numerous integrated communications campaigns for clients nationwide.

certified agency

We are certified by the U.S. Small Business Administration, the state of Florida and Miami-Dade County as a Woman-Owned Business (WBE) and a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE).

wide range of services

Incorporated in 1993, we have handled strategic communications, advertising, marketing and outreach services for government agencies, large corporations, small businesses, civic groups, non-profits, individuals and others.


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Meet the sonshine Team

The Sonshine team is comprised of a full-time, in-house team of expert writers, designers, marketing associates, public relations practitioners and savvy media planners/buyers and other specialists who are retained as needed. Collectively, our team has decades of experience providing ground-breaking and effective services. Together, we provide and take pride in offering a fresh, new and innovative approach to meeting the needs of our shining stars.

corporate officers

Bernadette A. Morris President/CEO

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Bernadette A. Morris is the company’s President/CEO. She holds a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Florida International University, and a Bachelor’s Degree in English and Communications from Stetson University and the University of North Florida. Prior to forming Sonshine, Bernadette was the Associate Dean/Division Director of the Office of Public Affairs at Miami-Dade Community

Colin Morris Managing Director /COO

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Colin Morris is the Managing Director and the firm’s Chief Operating Officer. Colin has over 30 years of operational management experience. He holds a Master of Public Health Administration degree from the University of Michigan’s School of Public Health, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Economics from Kalamazoo College. Colin is a seasoned professional

senior team leaders

Ricardo Reyes Associate Vice President / Creative Director

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Tanisha Coleman Senior Account Executive & Marketing Director

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Tanisha has an immense amount of talent in providing effective marketing, advertising, and public relations services. She is extremely skilled at developing messages that resonate and drive results.

Luisa Martinez Senior Account Executive/Hispanic Affairs Manager

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Alyssa Leys Senior Multimedia Designer

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client testimonials

proven success

  • Upon meeting Bernadette and the agency staff, I was immediately impressed with their earnest desire to listen and understand a client's needs.

    Charles Poole, Senior Director, Sales Development & Community Affairs – ABI
  • Sonshine Communications is a wonderful partner in achieving your company's goals. Their professional staff, efficient management and visionary leadership have never let me down.

    Cynthia Curry, CEO – CWC & Associates, Inc.
  • Jessie Trice Community Health System, Inc has been privileged to acquire the services of Sonshine Communications for over a decade. I have had the pleasure of working with Bernadette Morris and her team, and can attest to their standard of excellence and efficiency in every sense of the word.

    Toni Thompson, EVP – JTCHS

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