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How to Shine Through the Rain

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Despite being known for our illustrious year-round sunshine, we are now in the heart of the Southwest Florida rainy season. Much like we receive heavy rain showers day after day, journalists too experience their own form of a downpour. Except, instead of rain, they are flooded with emails. Hundreds upon hundreds of emails. If you’re like most individuals sharing a …

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PTE has a new title – Best PR Firm in Southwest Florida!

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Yesterday it was announced, readers of Gulfshore Business (maybe even some of you!)  voted Pushing the Envelope (PTE) Best PR Firm in the publication’s annual “Best of Business” awards. Thank you so much for all the support! This experience has been energizing and as we look ahead to the future of PTE, we will work hard to live up to …

Pushing the Envelope Named ‘Best Pr Firm’ in Southwest Florida

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Pushing the Envelope, Inc. (PTE) has been named ‘Best PR Firm’ in the fourth Annual Gulfshore Business Best of Business Awards, where recipients are chosen by the votes. “We’re honored to achieve the title of ‘Best PR Firm’,” said PTE President, Samantha Scott, APR, “and we will continue working hard to provide service that lives up to the title.” To …

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Why PTE has Communication Strategists instead of Account Managers or Executives

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Titles have changed quite a lot over the years. From the airline industry (flight attendants vs. stewardesses) to business (Chief Visionary Officer, Director of First Impressions, etc.), we’ve seen changes that reflect our evolving culture. Want to see more? Check out Forbes’ “21 most creative job titles” list. Some of these changes are meant to reflect respect, while others are …

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Social Media Contest Grows Audience by 242%, reach by 507%

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Pure Naples, a marine attraction company offers sightseeing cruises, fishing and boat rentals, to provide a variety of public relations services including social media. Having seen success from social media efforts and heading into the 2014 off-season for the geographical area, PTE suggested a new campaign…

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Direct Mail Drives $20k in One Month

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A Harley-Davidson® dealership wanted to increase revenue. They were specifically interested in driving business to their service department, a part of their fixed operations. PTE devised a plan to work within their existing budget, leverage existing customers, AND generate a massive return – all within one month!

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Turning Chaos into Coverage - in a Good Way

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PTE worked with the marketing outreach coordinator (MOC) to produce a food truck event in coordination with an outside producer. SFE leadership was not interested in profiting from the event, rather they wanted to benefit from the exposure and create awareness for SB and the HD store. The target audience was residents and tourists in the SWFL area.

Samantha Scott, APR Named Apex Award Recipient

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Pushing the Envelope, Inc. President Samantha Scott, APR has been selected as one of two recipients of the 12th Annual Apex Awards. Barbara Dell of Dress for Success SW Florida is the other 2017 honoree. Produced by the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce, this annual honor is awarded to women in Southwest Florida who excel in the areas of …

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Meet A Local Reporter

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Do you want more people to know about your business? Are you interested in having a story written about your product or services, but aren’t sure how to get the ink? Strategic public relations can help – if you employ proper media relations. While all journalists follow the same ethical rules and best practices for presenting news, each reporter, editor, …