(Newport Beach, California) – Professional Sports Authenticator (www.PSAcard.com) has just announced the addition of hobby sports marketing veteran Terry Melia to its starting lineup. The former Public Relations Manager at both SCP Auctions and Upper Deck will now serve as PSA’s newly appointed Public Relations Specialist. With more than two decades’ worth of experience in pitching sports cards and memorabilia to the media, Melia is thrilled to join the PSA team.

“I am excited that PSA has provided me with a great opportunity to join not only a proven industry leader in both the authentication and grading categories, but to continue my own passion in publicizing this great hobby of ours,” said Melia.

Melia’s responsibilities will include publishing timely company information, establishing key media relationships, developing strategic marketing campaigns and promotions to keep collectors abreast of PSA’s latest events and unveilings, and creating interesting collectibles content for the company’s digital and print formats.

“We are delighted to bring Terry on board,” said PSA Vice President Steve Sloan. “His experience in so many different areas of the business can only help us grow to even greater heights.”

PSA is the world’s largest trading card, autograph and memorabilia authentication and grading service. Since 1991, PSA experts have examined and certified over 29 million collectibles with a combined value of over $1 billion. Find more information at www.PSAcard.com