How do you get “sparks” of inspiration?

Posted on July 9, 2019 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Communications, Event, Strategic Communication.

Last week for the 4th of July, we went to the local 4th of July celebrations in Shepherdstown with the Shepherdstown Rotary Club. The community came together for a parade down Main Street, followed by a community picnic.  Photo credits: Michele Maiden, Insurance Outfitters  That evening, there were fireworks that we enjoyed from our back …

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What if…?

Posted on June 11, 2019 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog, Business Development, Event, Social Media.

Recently I went to a talk led by my friend Julie Gaver, a keynote and motivational speaker, workshop host, and all-around truly amazing woman! I’ve known Julie for years and really got to know her going through Leadership Maryland together. Julie’s recent talk was called “Wise Women, Wild Hearts.” The event was organized and hosted …

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My IEDC Journal article is published!

Posted on March 26, 2019 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Business Development, Event, News.

I’m excited to announce that I’ve written an article for The IEDC Journal, and it has been published in the latest issue! After I gave talk on generational marketing at the IEDC Annual Conference last fall, The IEDC Journal editor reached out to invite me to write an article on that same topic. And of …

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Looking back at 2018…

Posted on December 12, 2018 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Blog, Event, Maryland Economic Development Association, News.

As 2018 comes to a close, it’s important to take some time to reflect on professional and personal successes from the year. Here are a few of my highlights… 2018 was kind of crazy for me! This year, I decided I wanted to invest in myself and my speaking career, and took two speaker trainings …

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Upcoming client events – and you’re invited!

Posted on October 17, 2018 by Sandy Sponaugle and filed under Economic Development, Event, Maryland Economic Development Association.

Here at Platinum PR, we help our clients create, promote, plan, and execute live events and conferences. Today, we’re highlighting some of the big Economic Development events our clients have coming up in the next few weeks. MEDA’s Economic Development Week, October 21 – 27, 2018 I’ve had the privilege of working with the Maryland …

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