Communications Director

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Lead and manage the Public Information Office for the SC Department of Agriculture (SCDA). Serve as the spokesperson for the SC Commissioner of Agriculture. Execute the agency’s communication plan to support the goals defined in the agency’s strategic plan. Provide credible information to staff, constituents, partner agencies, and media about critical issues and […]

Director of Communications

Purpose:  The Director of Communications at Trinity Cathedral will have responsibility for delivery of the Cathedral’s comprehensive communications strategy. Working with the support of other professional staff, the Communications Committee, and the parish’s Vestry (the governing body of the church), the Director of Communications will further Trinity Cathedral’s purpose and vision by promoting its ministries, […]

ETHICS & PR: Rotary’s Four-Way Test is Fundamental for Communicators

Written by: Denise Blackburn-Gay, APR, Fellow PRSA Ethics Officer, South Carolina PRSA Many professional communicators are familiar with Rotary International’s Four-Way Test. We hear it recited at weekly Rotary meetings. We nod our heads in agreement and support, but do we model, respect, live, and lead by its ideas? The four, simple principles, created by […]

Social Media Graphic Designer – PT

Smoak Public Relations, a culture focused public relations firm, is seeking a part-time social media graphic designer. The ideal candidate would be responsible for the creation of all digital marketing and social media platforms for Smoak PR and its clients. The candidate has a positive attitude, a friendly personality and is a team player. This […]

Preparing for a Crisis

By: Denise Blackburn-Gay, APR, Fellow PRSA Sooner or later every organization faces a crisis. Preventing a damaging blow to your reputation requires a strategic crisis plan. While the plan needs to be catered to your organization and situation, they all have three things in common: You must be assertive. You must be tenacious. If you’re […]

Strategic Communications Coordinator – Columbia

About Us At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and […]

Strategic Communications Coordinator – Charleston

About Us At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and […]

Director of Marketing and Communications

Position Summary The Director of Marketing and Communications is responsible for marketing on local, regional and national levels Historic Columbia’s four historic house museums, including one National Historic Landmark and South Carolina’s only presidential site, a vast slate of annual events and public programs as well as the organization’s preservation, education and community initiatives. Major […]

Countdown is on … tips from judges

This post was written by Reba Hull Campbell I submitted my first Mercury Award entry almost 20 years ago. It was a single entry in the Silver Wing category for a project I was really proud of when I worked at SCETV. The project had been very successful in meeting its goals. But it didn’t […]

ETHICS & PR: Holding High the Ideals of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Post was written by Denise Blackburn-Gay, APR, Fellow PRSA Ethics Officer, South Carolina PRSA As we honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., it is worth reflecting on the place he holds in American history. Along with our past Presidents Jefferson, Madison and Lincoln, King is recognized as one of our […]