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The latest news and happenings
from our team at Rountree Group

September 20, 2017

ENGINEERED FLOORS HAS REACHED A LETTER OF INTENT

Client News

Dalton, Ga. (Sept. 20, 2017) – Engineered Floors, LLC has reached a letter of intent agreement in principle to purchase substantially all of the operating assets of Beaulieu Group, LLC. The transaction will be contingent upon approvals through the bankruptcy court and due diligence processes. Pending governmental approvals, the transaction is expected to close in […]

September 19, 2017

Know your customer before crafting a marketing plan

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4 steps to get to know your customer Customer…a pretty straightforward term for a person or organization that buys goods or services from a store or business. Regardless of what business you are in, you know who your customers are because they give you money in exchange for something in return. But do you really […]

September 15, 2017

OWN A PIECE OF HISTORY WITH GEORGIA DOME MEMORABILIA

Client News

ATLANTA (Sept. 15, 2017) – Get ready to “rise up” to the challenge of creating your own dome home with memorabilia full of history. With the doors of the Georgia Dome officially closed, Schneider Industries is auctioning off memorabilia items, including championship banners, player lockers, field-turf, end-zone pole pads and more, online until Sept. 30, […]

September 6, 2017

Remember to Include Influencers in your PR Efforts

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If your PR/marketing responsibilities include trying to expand visibility for your client’s brand, be sure to include in your plan reaching out to influencers. But just to be clear from the onset, who exactly is an influencer? The fact is, anyone can be an influencer, as long as they inspire someone to act. As defined, […]

August 17, 2017

Part II: Get your clients involved in social media

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This is the second in a two-part series. The first part was posted 8-3-17. So you’ve presented your ideas, even proposed a social media plan, to your client, encouraging him to get his company started on social media. But, he’s still not convinced. If that’s the case, here are some additional thoughts to help persuade […]

August 15, 2017

Pay Governance Partners David Fitt and Ira Kay Again Named as NACD Directorship 100 Award Recipients

Client News

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–David Fitt, Partner, and Ira Kay, Managing Partner, of independent executive compensation consulting firm Pay Governance (www.paygovernance.com) have been recognized for the second consecutive year by the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) as Directorship 100 award recipients. “At Pay Governance, my colleagues and I are dedicated to delivering independent executive compensation consulting […]

August 3, 2017

Get Your Clients Involved in Social Media, but Lay Essential Groundwork First

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If your client is not yet clear on the power of social media, it’s time to accelerate your counsel to them as its PR agency and get them involved. Now more than ever when, for example, we have a president who is a prolific tweeter and oftentimes breaks news first on Twitter…AND people read it!, […]

July 17, 2017

Do your homework well before the first pitch

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When a new client comes on board and you are tasked with providing media coverage for the company, it’s natural to want to wow them with some terrific coverage in the first few days…just to show them you are very capable at your job. But, in fact, it would be a disservice to the client, […]

July 11, 2017

Now Hiring

Agency News, Blog

We’re on the lookout for a new team member to join us at our new office in Alpharetta/Milton. We have great national consumer and B2B accounts, client contacts and interesting award-winning work. Small, casual office environment that comes with big-agency compensation benefits. Team player and agency experience a must to be a part of our […]

July 3, 2017

Let freedom ring this Fourth of July

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Ah, the 4th of July. That heat-of-the-summer holiday we all look forward to…the lazy, laid back, picnic time celebration full of family fun, frivolity and fireworks in the sky. But, let’s not forget the history behind the hype.   The Fourth of July – also known as Independence Day – has been a national holiday […]