April PR, Marketing & Press Events in Colorado

Marketing moves pretty fast, especially in today’s digital world. Stay abreast of what you need to know at the following events this month. General Assembly General Assembly is offering a digital marketing course. Professionals can choose from either a one-week accelerated course (April 2 – 7) or ten-week part time course in Denver (May 7 – July 11). Accelerated online courses are also offered in… Read More »

Three Things to Know – There’s More than Mountains and Beaches this Spring

In perusing all the spring break deals and festivities, we came across a few events that remind us of how destinations showcase their unique attributes to attract travelers. While beaches and slopes will welcome hordes of spring vacationers over the next few weeks, there are a few happenings that caught our eye and tempt us to take the road less traveled.  New England may seem… Read More »

Salishan Resort Promotes Mind, Spirit & Adventure

We have the opportunity to work with a number of amazing clients and it’s always exciting to be a part of a resort’s revamping and metamorphosis. Salishan Resort on the central Oregon coast, which is now owned by an affiliate of Alpha Wave Investors, is in the midst of a multi-million-dollar enhancement to its surface and soul. New services, wellness programs, curated art offerings, dining… Read More »

Three Things to Know About the Oscars

What started out as a simple honor by peers has evolved into a full-blown marketing machine. The Academy Awards served as the pinnacle of an entire awards season, which includes an army of agents campaigning for their clients and films. But that’s just where the marketing and PR comes in. It can be seen everywhere, from little-known designers making a name for themselves on the… Read More »

March PR and Marketing Events in Colorado

PRSA – Colorado Chapter If you’re not already a member of the Public Relations Society of America, now is the perfect time to get involved. A new member orientation will be held Thursday, March 7 from 11 a.m. to noon at the PPA Event Center. Learn the story behind Adweek’s #1 Superbowl ad at the March 20 Lunch and Learn. The presentation, led by Steve… Read More »

February PR and Marketing Events in Colorado

Even though it’s the shortest month of the year, February has a diverse set of events from Denver Press Club, AMA Colorado, PRSA Colorado and General Assembly Denver. Denver Press Club Become more acquainted with Colorado’s smaller newspapers at Denver Press Club’s panel “Small Newspapers Making Big News.” Great Park Hill News, Front Porch Northeast Denver, Denver Urban Spectrum and Canyon Courier will all be… Read More »

Sprout Sessions: The Top Takeaways

Last week, social media software Sprout Social hosted 10 free, 20-minute webinars focused on “smart, strategic, social discussions.” I tuned into two of these sessions, “Why Your Business Must Make Social Selling a Daily Routine” and “How Social Can Inform, Impact and Shape Your Brilliant Brand Voice.” The first session stressed the need to take ownership of your social channels to gain clients, while the… Read More »

Three Media Relations from Freaks and Geeks

One of my all-time favorite shows is a one-season comedy/drama about a group of misfits struggling to get through high school: Freaks and Greeks. As the “freaks” and the “geeks” try to find their footing in adolescence, they get many lessons in social interactions as they navigate relationships with friends, love interests, parents and teachers – which makes the show a great lesson in media… Read More »

January PR, Marketing and Press Events in Colorado

As everyone is throwing themselves into work right now – or still recovering from the holidays –many organizations are taking a brief break from events in January. However, there are still a few promising events to kick off the new year and get you excited about your career path in 2018!  PRSA Colorado Last year provided a lot of fodder for Gil Rudawsky’s annual “PR… Read More »

New Year’s Resolutions for the PR Professional

Though you probably already take on a few personal resolutions, such as physical or mental health goals, this year consider taking on a few professional New Year’s resolutions. Here are three resolutions for a PR pro that can better your social media, professional circle and own sanity. Celebrate More Wins It’s so easy to fall into the pattern of not taking the time to celebrate… Read More »