My unofficial speaking tour ;)

Posted on June 20, 2018 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Event, Maryland Economic Development Association, News.

Since the beginning of May, I’ve been speaking almost nonstop at live events. My unofficial speaking event tour kicked off in early May, when I spoke at the MEDA Annual Conference. Here’s our panel where we discussed how to find your unique perspective… what makes your business or organization special. 🙂 Shortly after, I led …

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Personal update (+ the power of investing in yourself!)

Posted on March 14, 2018 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog, Event, News.

Today, I have a personal update for you. 🙂 Last month, I officially graduated from the 2-year Universal Health Principles™ program. In this program, we became certified in giving UHP sessions, which help the body to heal physical and emotional imbalances. I received these sessions for years and now I’m able to support others with …

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Platinum PR’s 15-year anniversary!

Posted on September 19, 2017 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog, Economic Development, News.

This month, it’s Platinum PR’s 15-year anniversary! I started this company from my house, soon after the birth of my daughter Tabitha. I’d never thought of myself as an entrepreneur, but a friend planted the seed in my mind to start a marketing & PR company, and I wanted to see where I could take …

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My surprising media hit in the Washington Post

Posted on July 3, 2017 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Event, News.

Recently I got an email from a colleague who asked me if I had attended the Preakness, and “if not, then you have a doppelganger out there in the world!” She sent me a photograph that was in the Washington Post, and well… it WAS me! I had the privilege of attending this event as …

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I’m so freaking excited about this! (Big announcement!)

Posted on February 24, 2017 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog, Economic Development, News.

Today, I have a super exciting announcement! I’ve spent the past 20 years working one-on-one with Economic Development Organizations, helping them to reach more prospects and grow their communities’ economies through strategic marketing. After spending thousands of hours giving one-on-one support, I have so much valuable marketing information & ideas in my head… I wanted …

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Sandy Sponaugle Graduates from Leadership Maryland

Posted on December 13, 2016 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog, News.

Platinum PR Founder and CEO and Shepherdstown resident recognized at December 6 ceremony Annapolis, Md. (December 6, 2016) – Leadership Maryland announced today that Sandy A. Sponaugle, Founder and CEO of Platinum PR, recently completed the professional development program dedicated to building a better Maryland by harnessing the strength of its local business and community …

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