Starting a business revolves around creating an idea. Being able to effectively communicate that idea is what leads to success. There are a variety of local organizations and businesses who focus their communications and public relations expertise for small business usage. Below you’ll find consultants, media buyers, communication workshop providers, and student-run public relations organizations that are interested in assisting entrepreneurs.
Articulation, Inc. – With every presentation you want to be well-prepared. But it takes know-how to become a dynamic presenter. Our training programs are designed with the rising executive and accomplished leader in mind. Rigorous and advanced, we will change your approach, boost your confidence and improve your outcomes for your next presentation — and every presentation after that. Short to long, technical to aspirational, no talk or presentation is out of our interest or reach.
For more information visit ArticulationInc.com.
Chippas Communications – The Columbus Chamber’s mission is to lead and support economic growth and economic community development for the Greater Columbus community. We will achieve that mission through activities that benefit our members and attract new investment to Columbus. We buy for our 2,500 members, so you get our group discounts. Plus, we vet each benefit provider and pick the best, and that saves you time and money.
For more information visit ChippasCommunications.com.
Clarke Columbus Consulting – Clarke Columbus Consulting was created to address three things most businesses need: Effective, vibrant written communication materials. We can also coach your team to write great copy. A strong, reliable network of businesses that feed into and support one another through their purchasing power. A community connection that drives consumers to direct their purchase power within their own community, hyper local, regional or national.
For more information visit ClarkeColumbus.com.
Garrett Public Relations – Michelle Messenger Garrett is an independent communications consultant, specializing in high-tech public relations. Michelle understands the power of public relations and will work with your company to design, develop and implement the public relations strategy and tactics to communicate your message to one of your most important target audiences: the press and industry analyst community.
For more information visit MichelleGarrett.com.
Geben Communication – Geben Communication integrates traditional PR and marketing with social media to generate awareness, drive sales, influence public opinion, strengthen customer service and develop a stronger online presence. We work with organizations to effectively share their stories — communicating the right messages to connect with key audiences.
For more information visit GebenCommunication.com.
Jan O’Daniel – With 20+ years in radio, television, PR, publishing and digital marketing, Jan O’Daniel coaches others in the art of writing well and communicating effectively. Jan also writes SEO copy for many of central Ohio’s most-visited web sites, and delivers award-winning content to some of the world’s most well-known brands.
For more information visit JanODaniel.com.
McGann Media – Jamie McGann has a 25-year history working with clients in advertising and production in markets throughout Ohio and the nation. These markets include: Columbus, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Chicago, New York and more. McGann has participated in or chaired numerous committees within the advertising community including the Advertising Federation and American Women in Radio and Television. Her solid ethics and effective communication skills have allowed her to develop a depth of networking in the Columbus advertising community. She has a solid reputation throughout the region that strongly contributes to a client’s level of success.
For more information visit McGannMedia.com.
MediaSource – MediaSource creates content – video, graphics/animation, and/or audio for television, web, DVD and other dynamic types of distribution. MediaSource creates buzz – using the most powerful outreach tools in the industry, we can increase awareness, expand your brand-footprint or hit your target-demo with your message. MediaSource specializes in television and social media outreach – and offers print and radio outreach opportunities as well.
For more information visit MediaSourceTV.com.
PRSSA (OSU Chapter) – The Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) is a pre-professional organization for students interested in careers in public relations, event planning, media relations, communications, public affairs, advertising, marketing, or online communications after graduation. We are made up of students from a variety of majors, such as communication, journalism, marketing, psychology, and English, and all years, freshmen through seniors. In some of our PR classes we take on client projects.
For more information visit prssa.org.ohio-state.edu.
PRSSA (Otterbein Chapter) – The PRSSA is a pre-professional organization designed for students who are interested in learning more about the field of public relations. Students from all majors are welcome to join. The organization features speakers from a variety of public relations settings, mentorships with professionals, attendance at local, regional and national conferences and internship experiences. The Otterbein chapter is affiliated with the Central Ohio (professional) PRSA Chapter.
For more information visit otterbeinprssa.blogspot.com.
Who Writes for You? – I write all forms of business and marketing materials. I specialize in long form pieces: web content, white papers, briefs, presentations, and speeches – even documentation and training materials. And I help executives and “thought leaders” develop their voices, including ghost writing and ghost blogging. I help businesses and organizations connect directly to their markets, their prospects, and their customers.
For more information visit WhoWritesForYou.com.
Your Story Everywhere – Your Story Everywhere creates original online video content for large and small businesses, from Fortune 500 companies to neighborhood boutiques. Our high-quality videos tell businesses own unique stories, explain services, demonstrate products and convey experiences. After the videos are produced, we help distribute them across a wide spectrum of brand-appropriate websites, social media sites and other media channels.
For more information visit YourStoryEverywhere.com.
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