12 Books to Read to Sharpen Your Public Relations Skills in 2015

I recently attended a PRSA Detroit event where Jason Vines (former automotive communications professional for Ford, Chrysler, Nissan and Compuware) spoke about his new book, What Did Jesus Drive? Crisis PR in Cars, Computers and Christianity. Vines gave a great presentation and I ended up purchasing the book for myself. It also got me thinking[…]

50 Reasons why we love the D

The D. Motown. Detroit Rock City. The Motor City. D-Town. The 313. No matter what you call it, Detroit is my city. When I was growing up, my parents would drive my sister and I downtown to experience the arts, culture and sports thriving in our city. From Red Wings and Tigers games to The[…]

2014 – A memorable year

2014 was a big year for us. Not only was it Franco’s 50th anniversary year, but last January, I transitioned into the role of president, succeeding Maria Leonhauser, who retired after more than a decade with the agency. I knew that at times the role of president would be challenging, but anyone who knows me[…]