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Franco On the Town – July Edition

The month of July took Franco to Oregon, local events and we even had a chance to play with puppies. Marie and Jen celebrated Buddy’s 70th anniversary with the unveiling of a new mural outside the original location on the corner of Six Mile and Conant in Detroit. Detroit Street Artist Fel3000ft painted an original[…]

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Franco On The Town – June Edition

The month of June was filled with events in Detroit, a perfect reminder of the commitment Franco has to continue serving this city. Erica and Stephanie Bowen from the Belle Isle Conservancy lent a helping hand to call and direct the program with the audio / visual crew at this year’s Grand Prixmiere. Pat and[…]

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New Beer’s Eve: Six client beers

Among the many joys of working with beer, wine and restaurant clients, we learn quite a bit of great trivia. Like the fact that April 6 is celebrated by some as an unofficial U.S. holiday, “New Beer’s Eve.” Some basic research tells us that shortly after the end of U.S. Prohibition, the sale of beer[…]

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[…]

You want to do what? Is that even possible?

Me: Let’s create a Kid Rock pizza with his Badass beer, and have an official day created for Buddy’s Pizza. Client: That’s a great idea, but can we do that? Me: Why not?! Results: Kid Rock approved a Badass Detroiter Buddy’s Pizza. Kid Rock was spotted wearing a Buddy’s Badass Pizza shirt on the JumboTron[…]

Franco’s Newest Hire Sees Excellence in Action

As the new kid on the Franco Public Relations Group block, I was oriented on the agency’s commitment to excellence. But, what company doesn’t say it’s committed to that these days?  Now that I’m several weeks into this exciting next phase of my career, it’s apparent that my new colleagues don’t just give lip-service to[…]