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from our team at Rountree Group

March 5, 2018

10 WAYS YOUR HOBBY CAN TAKE YOU TO THE NEXT LEVEL PROFESSIONALLY

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By Lisa Hester, Senior Account Manager We all want to be the best at our profession. We want not just to earn a paycheck, but to excel at what we do “for a living” and have an impact on who we work with and for. Honing our professional skills is critical, especially in this rapid-paced […]

February 5, 2018

Truth in PR: Our Responsibility

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by Lisa Hester, Senior Account Manager Lest there be any doubt, we, as public relations professionals, have an obligation to always be honest in all we do during our career. The PRSA Code of Ethics states that: “We adhere to the highest standards of accuracy and truth in advancing the interests of those we represent and […]

January 29, 2018

ROUNTREE GROUP HIRES GAMWELL AS SENIOR MANAGER OF INTEGRATED COMMUNICATIONS

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MILTON, GA (Jan. 29, 2018)— Milton-based Rountree Group Integrated Communications has hired Lesley Gamwell as senior manager of integrated communications. With 25 years of industry experience, Gamwell will be responsible for leading national accounts, strategy development and media relations. “Lesley’s senior level leadership in the integrated communication industry will complement our work for national […]

January 23, 2018

FINANCIAL AND CORPORATE AGENCY YELLOW JERSEY JOINS IPREX PLATFORM

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA – January 22, 2018: Yellow Jersey, the financial, corporate, brand and crisis communications agency, with offices in London, Leeds and Zurich, has become a partner in IPREX, a $380 million network of communication agencies with 1,600 staff and 110 offices worldwide. Founded in 2009 in London, Yellow Jersey has grown into a […]

January 19, 2018

Gen Z: Who they are and why you should care

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They may not yet know what they want to be when they grow up, but they definitely know what they like in the here and now. They are savvy, technical wizards who’ve seen it all and know exactly how to cut through the clutter. They are the members of Gen Z – those between ages […]

January 8, 2018

Time to make work-related New Year’s Resolutions

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By now, most of you who intended to make personal New Year’s resolutions may have already done so….whether that be to start eating healthier, meet new people, get out of debt, get more/better sleep and/or take steps to reduce stress in your life. Whatever your resolutions, make them and stand firm when it comes to […]

December 20, 2017

🎄 Merry Christmas from Rountree Group 🎄

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Ah, Christmas time…the time to celebrate the birth of Jesus and the many joys this most wonderful time of the year brings…the gathering of family and friends, hot chocolate, laughter, great food, festive holiday music, fireplaces and thick, comfortable sweaters. And for some of us, lots of beautiful white snow blanketing the ground. It’s also […]

December 14, 2017

Now Hiring: Senior Account Executive

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New, national lifestyle, consumer and B2C accounts bring new opportunities for somebody! We’re on the lookout for a new team member to join us at our office in the Alpharetta/Milton area. If you are interested in representing top-tier lifestyle, consumer and B2C accounts, being a “lead” with client contacts and producing interesting, award-winning work in […]

December 5, 2017

HOW TO GET YOUR EMAILS OPENED BY THE MEDIA

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One of your responsibilities as a PR professional, naturally, is to work with the media. That means, communicating your clients’ stories reporters and editors to draw their interest. Surveys continue to show that members of the media overwhelmingly prefer receiving story ideas via email…more so than via tweets, phone calls or Facebook. At the same […]

November 20, 2017

ROUNTREE GROUP WINS SIX INDUSTRY AWARDS

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MILTON, Ga. (November 20, 2017) — Milton-based Rountree Group Integrated Communications has received a total of six professional industry awards from the Georgia chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) and the Atlanta chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) for its exceptional work with clients in 2017. The agency received […]