Rafting

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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“Temple by Temple” is a fiction book that follows the story of a young girl and her cat as she travels on an ancient pilgrimage route, visiting the famous 88 temples along the way. The book is a hybrid between photographs and illustrations.

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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PPR Happenings: Fort Mulligan Day celebrates historic Civil War Fort

Posted on June 20, 2013 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Event, News.

I know you’ve heard us brag and brag about how beautiful Grant County, W.Va is, and I know you’ve heard us talk about some of their events. Well, brace yourselves, here is another fun happening in Grant County! Fort Mulligan was built in 1863 and is one of the only earthen forts still remaining in …

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Clients Doing Good: The Middletown Dream Home Raffle

Posted on April 18, 2013 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Clients Doing Good, Event, News.

Platinum PR is thrilled to be working on a very unique and exciting fundraising project, the Middle Town Dream Home Raffle. Former Middletown residents, Mark and Donna Gaver, graciously donated a house that will give one lucky winner the home of their dreams, and will help to raise one million dollars towards the renovation of …

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