Kayaks on the Rouge River

An inside look at the Rouge River

Ever wonder what happens to your water after it goes down the drain or runs off into the sewers? If you answered, “It makes its way to the river,” you’d be correct. But do you know which river or watershed your area drains into? I bet you do, but it’s something most of us don’t[…]

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[…]

Franco takes on Detroit: Our many trips to Belle Isle

Chances are you’ve heard a lot about Belle Isle this past year. From becoming Michigan’s 102nd state park to the renovation of the Scott Fountain, Detroit’s island gem is in the midst of an amazing transformation. Luckily for Team Franco, we’ve had plenty of opportunities to be a part of it. Check out some photos[…]

Outtakes: Think it’s easy to make a video blog? Think again.

Yesterday, Dan Stocking posted a video blog about what he loves about his job. It turned out great, but he didn’t exactly nail it on his first take. The truth is, it is extremely hard to speak into a camera and hit all of your key messages seamlessly in one take without editing. Dan worked[…]

What we love about our jobs – Daniel Stocking

At Franco, our culture is based on a company-wide commitment to excellence. Excellence is more than providing a quality product; it’s much deeper than that. It’s the Franco team working in unison to achieve the best results for our clients. To attain excellence, each team member must believe in this philosophy. I believe that to[…]

Joe Ferlito’s series of unusual PR experiences: Part 4

Taking PR to new heights We’ve established that there is no such thing as a typical day in PR, but Jim Miller’s unusual experiences take unusual to a new level, literally. At his previous agency, Jim worked with the Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters & Millwrights. One of the projects they were promoting was work[…]

What we love about our jobs – Daniel Stocking

At Franco, our culture is based on a company-wide commitment to excellence. Excellence is more than providing a quality product; it’s much deeper than that. It’s the Franco team working in unison to achieve the best results for our clients. To attain excellence, each team member must believe in this philosophy. I believe that to[…]