From the remote mountaintops of the Colorado Rockies to the hustle and bustle of Times Square, we’ve produced many successful satellite media tours for our clients. We’ve worked with some of the biggest names in entertainment and sports as well as up-and-coming experts with little media exposure.
This month we celebrate the 10th AKA anniversary of Media Relations Manager, Vince Rango!
When I founded AKA in 1998, I tried to make good decisions based on solid principles that future employees would appreciate. Hiring Vince in 2004 was one of our best decisions.
Twitter, with its introduction of the hashtag, has transformed the way we gather and share information on a daily basis. Without hashtags to help us sort through the constant deluge of digital information, it would be far more difficult to find and keep up with topics of interest. When implemented strategically, hashtags allow brands to communicate in effectively and engage in conversation with their target audience.
In today’s world it's difficult to imagine that time long ago - before the invention of television - when you had to be face to face with someone to share thoughts and ideas and leave the house to see a moving picture. Over the past 100+ years, advances in media technology have completely transformed the way we communicate on a daily basis. Record players gave way to the iPod and Smartphone just as black & white television gave way to Plasma screens and 3D TVs.
The FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby has been called the greatest amateur-racing event in the world. On Saturday, July 27 in Akron, Ohio more than 400 racers from around the world will experience the thrill of the hill. Racers will reach speeds of up to 35 miles per hour while soaring down 989-feet of track, at the world-famous Derby Downs.