September 22, 2016

Crisis Communications and Its Ethical Implications

At the PRSA Phoenix luncheon yesterday we had the pleasure of listening to Michael Pooley, metro operations lieutenant and former PIO for the City of Tempe Police Department. He was responsible for operations during the 2013 Pat Tillman Run at ASU, just weeks following the bombing during the Boston Marathon.
August 20, 2015

Cronkite News Earning Major Emmy Honor

Each year, the Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards look to recognize a media entity in our region for going above and beyond its telecommunications mission with the […]
April 21, 2015

Peter’s Pet Peeves

We’ve all got our share of improper word usage and language butchering that drives us crazy.  Recently, veteran journalist Peter Madrid, communications specialist for Cushman & […]
December 12, 2013

Name that Arizona Sports Brand!

If you have lived in Arizona during the past 10-15 years, you’ve seen the sports landscape change dramatically. The Highs Steve Nash and the Seven Seconds […]
October 24, 2013

No Respect

Every now and then, my weekly Sports Illustrated magazines pile up on me.  I’ll then frantically spend extra time on cardio at the gym so I […]
November 5, 2012

#MediaMonday – Ashley Goelitz

It’s that time of the week again! Every Monday, HMA introduces you to a member of the media – the new and the seasoned – that […]
September 6, 2012

The Power of Technology

    Today's blog is by Rachel Brockway, the marketing and resource development manager for Scottsdale Leadership.  She also teaches social media and event marketing courses […]
June 4, 2012

#MediaMonday – Michelle Jacoby

Nerds, Unite! Today, we are pleased to profile one of our favorite fellow nerds, Michelle Jacoby! You may know her from her days at the Arizona […]
November 15, 2011

Importance of social media/digital communications in the non-profit world

I am an instructor with the ASU Lodestar Center – I teach a class on social media/digital communications for nonprofits.  When the class first started 18 […]