2014 – A memorable year

2014 was a big year for us. Not only was it Franco‚Äôs 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[…]

IABC Detroit Recognizes Franco at Renaissance Awards Ceremony

        Franco Public Relations Group was recently recognized by the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Detroit chapter during the 33rd annual IABC Detroit Renaissance Awards Ceremony. The Award of Merit in the media relations category was awarded to The Salvation Army Eastern Michigan Division account team for its work on the[…]

Making it permanent – My experiences transitioning from intern to employee

Coming to Franco last September as an intern, I was happy to hit the ground running. Just after the Labor Day weekend, I was introduced to my colleagues as they hurried around the office, catching up from the weekend and running through their to-do lists. After getting set up and acquainted with the office and[…]