Heather Franz- 2013 Fall Platinum PR Intern

Posted on September 10, 2013 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under News.

Heather Franz- 2013 Fall Platinum PR Intern By Heather Franz I was excited to find out that I was given the opportunity to be an intern here at Platinum PR this semester; looking forward to gaining more knowledge about the industry through hands on experience. That being said, I didn’t know just what to expect …

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Sometimes, you have to have a little fun

Posted on August 24, 2013 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Clients In the News, Maryland Economic Development Association, News.

A few weeks ago, Sandy Sponaugle, Founder of Platinum PR, decided we all needed to recharge our batteries. I think she was right. Sometimes, you just have to have a little fun. We took an overnight trip to beautiful Garrett County, Maryland, home to the popular weekend getaway Deep Creek Lake. The county is also …

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Sandy Sponaugle, Founder and CEO of Platinum PR, Awarded 2013 Public Relations Professional of the Year

Posted on August 15, 2013 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under News, Public Relations.

The American Advertising Federation–Greater Frederick (AAF-Greater Frederick) has named Sandy Sponaugle Public Relations Professional of the Year at the Maven Awards, which took place on June 20, 2013. Sandy is founder and CEO of Platinum PR, a public relations firm with offices in Shepherdstown, W.Va and Frederick, Md. The awards seek to recognize outstanding business …

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So, what is this Kickstarter thing all about?

Posted on August 15, 2013 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog, News, Public Relations.

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard a thing or two (or three) about Kickstarter, the world’s largest funding platform for creative projects. Here’s how it works: Creative people such as artists and musicians have a project they want to complete, so they start a Kickstarter campaign asking for pledges to reach …

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