HMA Public Relations

January 15, 2019

Sadly, We’re #1!

There are countless polls and lists that rank cities and industries on their respective standing amongst their peers. The business lists, like the Book of Lists, […]
January 8, 2019

Separation of Church and State

We all know how essential it is to step away from work every now and then – even if it is unplanned, as Kelsey Makings pointed […]
December 21, 2018

Seasons GrEATings

For as long as I’ve worked at HMA, come mid-October, we begin talking about our holiday card.  You see we have a tradition, that our card […]
December 20, 2018

The Importance of Getting Visual on Social Media

Aside from my love of writing, I have a passion for creating graphics. I get to use a different part of my brain and my fingers […]
December 19, 2018

Do you prefer to read or watch the news?

Personally, I prefer to read the news. Admittedly, that often means scrolling through the newspaper on my phone first thing in the morning, but it is […]
December 12, 2018

Are You Listening?

“Most people do not listen with the intent to understand, they listen with the intent to reply.” - Stephen R. Covey. Effective listening sounds elementary right? […]
December 6, 2018

Coffee, Breakfast and Paul Maryniak: What I Learned

Yesterday, eight of us PR pros had the chance to connect in a more intimate setting in downtown Gilbert. The guest was none other than Paul […]
November 29, 2018

To Pitch or Not To Pitch?

There is not a day that goes by that the topic of responding to RFPs and developing proposals isn’t discussed among my colleagues. Should we submit […]
November 28, 2018

A Few Takeaways from the PRSA Media Breakfast

I attended a PRSA media breakfast at the Arizona Republic yesterday morning. The event included a tour of the newsroom along with a Q&A session with […]
November 21, 2018

Happy Thanksgiving!

"Gratitude can turn common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joys and change ordinary opportunities into blessings." - William Arthur Ward In honor of Thanksgiving, HMA […]