October 1, 2019

Lessons Learned at the 2019 SPJ Valley Publicity Summit

This past Saturday marked the 16th annual Valley Publicity Summit, presented by SPJ. Check out the advice Annelise got from local media pros!
September 24, 2019

The ‘Gram Goes the “Book” Route

At long last, Instagram is allowing users to schedule posts, as Facebook has been doing for years. The announcement was made last week, and is (for now) limited to business pages.
September 10, 2019

The Tale of Two Reputations

After a recent rift with Wells Fargo while trying to make change for a larger bill, Scott breaks down the importance of customer service and an example of who is doing it right.
July 9, 2019

All businesses need a crisis communications plan

All businesses need a crisis communications plan. Are you prepared if something bad happens? Let HMA help you with your crisis planning needs.
June 4, 2019

Tips on pitching the media, part two

After sharing tips she learned as both a PR pro and member of the media, Alison is back sharing more tips she has picked up on how to pitch the media.
April 24, 2019

It is time for spring cleaning?

I subscribe to dozens of blogs, newsletters, online magazines, etc. When I’m stuck for an idea for a blog post, I click through some of these […]
April 23, 2019

The Happiest of Fam Tours

“Radio Row” is a term used to describe a throng of radio stations all broadcasting from a single location. As Scott discovered, even at Disneyland!
April 17, 2019

Derrick Hall is a Home Run

I know. I know. I am likely the millionth person to use that as a headline. But, after hearing Derrick Hall address the sold-out crowd at […]
February 5, 2019

#TipForTuesday – Listen, Learn and Share

The Arizona Speaker Series has hosted four very different presenters – Sanjay Gupta, Vice President Joe Biden, James Comey and last week, Condoleezza Rice.  With three […]
January 22, 2019

TipForTuesday – James Comey: Truth Exists, Measure Our Leaders By It

I have been attending the Arizona Speakers Series at Comerica Theatre.  The organizers have brought together some amazing speakers that to-date have included Sanjay Gupta and […]