Redesigning a website? Don’t skip this step.

Posted on September 24, 2019 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Business Development, Websites.

Redesigning a website is more than putting a new face to the same old content.  One common mistake when it comes to website redesign is to focus completely on the “look” of the updated website without devoting time to updating the content. It may have been two or five years since the last website redesign. …

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Meet our new team member!

Posted on September 17, 2019 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under News.

We’re excited to welcome a new full-time staff member to the Platinum PR team: our Content Creator, Claudia McCarron. As the Content Creator, Claudia will be helping clients to tell their stories, taking the lead on blog creation, interviewing businesses in the communities to help tell their success stories, and much more. Claudia is excited …

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Getting out of your comfort zone (maybe even onstage?)

Posted on September 11, 2019 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Event, Strategic Communication.

The Platinum PR team has been adjusting to a new city, a new office, and a new work environment.  We’re now working together in one room with adjoining tables, versus working in separate offices. It has been challenging and pushed us outside of our comfort zones, but it has also created an environment for greater …

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4 tasks that should be on your post-event checklist

Posted on August 27, 2019 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Event, Marketing Collateral, Public Relations, Social Media.

Summer is a busy event season, and this summer was no different! We work with a lot of clients on creating and marketing their conferences and events. There’s so much behind-the-scenes work that goes into creating a successful event. It requires taking into account the attendee experience, timing, schedule, and so much more.  So, once …

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How I spent #12MonthsofFun with my daughter

Posted on August 13, 2019 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under News.

Last year around this time, my daughter Tabitha and I started a #12MonthsofFun project. It was inspired by an upcoming trip to Ireland, and we decided to keep the fun going for the next 12 months before she left for college. The other activities didn’t need to be as big as an international trip. The …

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Big news from Platinum PR! (We’ve moved!)

Posted on August 6, 2019 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under News.

Here are Platinum PR, we have some exciting news… We’ve moved! After having headquarters in Shepherdstown, West Virginia since the inception of the company in 2002, we have relocated to Frederick, Maryland. Our new address & phone number is:  118 N. Market Street, Suite 100 Frederick, MD 21701 301-360-3506 Just 40 minutes away from Shepherdstown, …

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