Tag Archives: PR & Marketing

  1. OU INC helps Oakland University student launch on-demand delivery business

    About two years ago, Oakland University student and Business Administration major Connor Darrow was helping a relative downsize while in the process of having an estate sale. Wanting to quickly liquidate the furniture, he offered to deliver items to customers for the estate sale company with his family pick-up truck. Read the rest of this entry »


    TROY, Mich. – Upon its first submission of work for consideration, SS Digital Media (SSDM) has been chosen as a finalist for The D Show, the annual awards event for the Adcraft Club of Detroit.The community relations campaign SSDM designed and executed for Independence Villages and StoryPoint senior living communities will be pitted against an entry from global advertising agency Doner. Read the rest of this entry »

  3. HAP announces date for moving Southfield operations to Troy

    DeMaria is contractor on new facility

    DETROIT, November 12, 2018 – Health Alliance Plan, a Detroit-based nonprofit health plan, announced today that its employees will begin moving into the company’s new Troy, Mich., facility on Monday, Nov. 26, a process which should be completed by end of first quarter 2019. Read the rest of this entry »

  4. Bianchi Public Relations Named to O’Dwyer’s Top Technology PR Firms in U.S.

    TROY, Mich., November 6, 2018 – Bianchi Public Relations, Inc. – a metro Detroit public relations (PR) agency with deep automotive and mobility media relations and communications experience – has been named one of the Top Technology PR Firms in the United States in the latest rankings published this month by O’Dwyer’s, a leading public relations industry publication.

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  5. Headshot Photographer Advances Expertise with Portrait Masters

    Rochester business and headshot photographer learns latest techniques and technology from industry icons at Arizona conference

    ROCHESTER, Michigan — Oct. 26, 2018

    “These conferences are critical in helping photographers stay current with trends in posing, lighting, equipment and retouching techniques,” Lawrence said. “By networking with other photographers across the country and globe, I’m in a much better position to service clients in Detroit because I know what’s coming and what’s going stale.” Read the rest of this entry »

  6. Oakland Symphony Orchestra to present first concert of season on Oct. 7

    The Oakland Symphony Orchestra (OSO), Oakland University’s orchestra-in-residence, will present its first concert of the 2018-19 season at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 7 in Varner Recital Hall.The program will include Suite No. 2 from Three-Cornered Hat by Manuel de Falla; Canto by Adam Schoenberg; and Symphony No. 1 in D major (“Titan”) by Gustav Mahler. Read the rest of this entry »


    TROY, MI — SS Digital Media (SSDM), an integrated growth marketing agency in Troy, has been named a finalist for the international U.S. Search Awards, which will be presented during PubCon 2018, an annual conference celebrating excellence in search engine optimization (SEO) and social media marketing. Read the rest of this entry »

  8. GreytHounds of Eastern Michigan Launch New Website

    EmberSmith llc is proud to announce that GreytHounds of Eastern Michigan (GEM) has joined the EmberSmith family! Their newly redesigned website went live earlier this month. Stop by and take a look, you might just find your new four legged family member! Read the rest of this entry »

  9. From the classroom to the boardroom: OU alumna Rosalie Vicari shares her journey from educator to COO of state’s largest independent restaurant group

    Before she became the chief operating officer (COO) and co-owner of one of the largest restaurant groups in the state, Oakland University’s School of Education and Human Services helped Rosalie Vicari discover her passion for teaching. Read the rest of this entry »

  10. The Quell Group Offers Free Tool for Building Stronger Digital Plans

    TROY, Mich., June 18, 2018 —The Quell Group, an integrated brand communications firm, has announced the launch of its Digital Marketing Assessment Tool (DMAT). Quell’s DMAT is a streamlined assessment designed to identify how effectively a company is engaging with its customers, independent of technology platforms. With thousands of marketing technology solutions available, it can be difficult for companies to define a starting point. Read the rest of this entry »