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Member Profile: Brynn Devereaux, Ringmaster, Coyle Studios

Even a cursory look at Coyle Studios’ website will convince you that this creative and talented professional photography team has you covered, no matter the challenges you think your assignment may present. From aerial photography to portraiture, from fine art images to the nuances of art restoration and everything in between, Coyle Studios specializes in […]

More tips for submitting to Best in Maryland

We have more tips from past winners on how to make sure you take home that award. #5: Research and evaluation determine the winner. “All creative being equal, the research and evaluation portions of an award entry determine the winner.” Claudia Ciolfi, Chesapeake Employers Insurance #6: Hold your entry to the same standards as your […]

Call for Nominations for Professional Awards is Open!

The Best in Maryland Awards program is not just about the call for entries. The Professional Awards are a major part of the program, honoring new and seasoned PR pros for their individual contributions and successes. You can be part of this by submitting a nomination in one or more of the following categories … […]

Tips for Submitting to Best in Maryland

Are you starting to think about what to submit to this year’s Best in Maryland awards competition? Or have you started working on your entries? Either way, here are a few tips from past winners on how to make sure you take home that award … #1: Start early! “The biggest piece of advice we […]

Member Profile: Cathy Nyce

This month, we talked with Cathy Nyce, director of marketing and communications for Maryland Automobile Insurance, where she led the complete re-branding of the 40-year-old agency. Cathy also served on the 2017 PRSA Maryland Conference Committee helping to create a highly successful program. What is your hometown? Macon, Georgia Where did you go to college/university?  Georgia College, […]

Get the Most Bang for Your Buck: Public Relations on a Limited Budget

By Malissa Carroll Five tips to help your company or organization “do more with less” when executing your PR plan. The benefits that organizations can reap when they dedicate the necessary time, effort, and resources into developing and implementing a comprehensive public relations plan will often outweigh any financial commitments associated with executing the plan. […]

2017 Best in Maryland Call for Entries is here!

What makes a winner “Best in Maryland”?   Best (adj): of the most excellent or desirable type or quality. Best in Maryland winner (noun): a superior PR professional that nailed it! Does this sound like you? Then you’ll be happy to hear that the 2017 Best in Maryland Call for Entries is now open! The […]

Member Profile: Nancy Sherman, PRSA Maryland Communications Committee Chair

Nancy Sherman is director of marketing and communications at Caroline Center, where she manages the organization’s brand, external communications, community and media relations, print and social media, and special events. She also writes and posts in “The Breakroom,” Caroline Center’s official blog site. Nancy’s hometown I grew up in southeast Washington, DC, in the Anacostia […]