November 15, 2018

Trusted News Sources

The differences between news and opinion have been blurred for some time now. It’s imperative for astute citizens to realize the difference.  News literacy is more […]
November 7, 2018

Effective Proactive Communications

HMA Public Relations recently completed a successful proactive communications project for a land developer.  We held a public town hall-type event in which relevant information from […]
November 6, 2018
voter participation

How Instagram and Snapchat Are Boosting Voter Participation

With statistics showing that younger people are less inclined to get out and vote, social media platforms such as Instagram and Snapchat, are finding ways to […]
November 1, 2018
voter

Voter Fatigue

One of the best classes I took as part of my graduate program was a class on political communications.  This was in the early 90s so […]
October 31, 2018
Halloween

Happy Halloween From HMA!

Happy Halloween from all of us here at HMA Public Relations. In honor of the holiday, here are a few pictures from the team throughout the […]
October 24, 2018
wine

How are transactions changing?

Yesterday, I bought a set of wine glasses through the market feature on Facebook that collects all things being sold in a specific radius of your […]
October 22, 2018
food and wine

#MediaMonday – Chandler Peterson

While it’s #MediaMonday, this post makes us feel like it’s #WineWednesday or #FoodFriday (is that a thing? It should be!). That’s because it comes to us from […]
October 17, 2018

The Real Reason Customers Invest

This past weekend, one of the University of Alabama’s best known traditions was brought back to life after it was nixed a few years ago following […]
October 16, 2018
inclusive marketing

Finding All The Voices

I had never heard the term “inclusive marketing” until I was doing the research  for my presentations at the recent Improving Disability Communications workshop hosted by the  National […]
October 12, 2018
pitching

Eight tips to remember when pitching to the media

It has been a few weeks now since I was a proud attendee of the 15th annual Valley Publicity Summit presented by SPJ.  Didn’t catch my […]