Dawna won Best Actress for the role of Naomi Perkins in the feature film Teachers’ Day from Frolic Pictures at the 2014 Mockfest Film Festival at Raleigh Studios in Hollywood. She also won a 2013 Entrepreneurs on the Move (EOTM) Award for Outstanding Talk Show Host for her Eye on Entertainment nationally broadcast television show on Time Warner Cable.
The actress and hostess is a partner in the public relations agency Eye on Excellence PR, for which she applies her show business and extensive public relations experience to promote new and established actors and independent film productions. Dawna not only possesses in-depth entertainment experience, but she has also worked on the corporate side promoting companies in a variety of industries.
Eye on Excellence PR’s current clients include filmmakers Jared Masters, writer/director of the upcoming feature film Slink, Todd E. Braley, writer/director of China White, Romane Simon, writer/director of Then the Night Comes and Steve Oakley, writer/director of Waiting for Dracula with international superstar Domiziano Arcangeli.