By Diana Miller (@dijmiller) Nestled in small-town Neenah, Wis., the Marketing, PR and Social Media specialist group SPARK Advertising is creating quite a name for itself. From the moment you walk up the steps onto the Victorian-style porch and into the doorway, you can feel the electricity. Creative gears are grinding and brands are getting… Read More Tour of SPARK Advertising
“Time warp to Fall 2007: First class, Intro to Journalism & Mass Communication, big lecture hall – in Row One, a slender, argyle-clad freshman named Tom Hanaway. Up front, I enter to teach about media effects wearing a long, sparkling turquoise wig. Complete silence among 100 students. Not sure if I’ll ever have my students’ attention quite like that again. But what caught my attention in that sea of stunned faces were students like Tom Hanaway. Despite the massive room and freaky professor hair, these students boldly raised their hands to comment and question, and risked saying something not quite right.”… Read More College Playbook in USA Today, Courtesy of Tom Hanaway
“Jessica Bedore, a junior public relations major and the treasurer of PRSSA, recently had the opportunity to travel to Seattle, Wash. for the 2011 PRSSA National Assembly. There, she ran for a position on the National Committee, a board of 10 students who are in charge of running the organization of 10,000+ members.”… Read More The PRSSA National Assembly in Seattle, Wash.