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CB&A Wins Two Distinguished Communication Awards

Cooler days are upon us and as we approach the holiday season, there’s a lot to celebrate. But before we gather around the thanksgiving table and eat pumpkin-flavored everything… We’re excited to announce that in acknowledgement of our recent client visibility and conference efforts (BuzzHub), we’ve been awarded a 2016 Marketing, PR & Communications Award […]

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EDUCAUSE 2016 Seeks to Bridge IT and Academics

A quiet tension prevails at our colleges and universities. Sometimes it’s perceptible in the murmurs that echo down corridors and throughout staff offices. Other times it’s laid bare when infighting suddenly spills into public consciousness. It’s a tension born from discordant views about the form and function of technology in higher education. In one camp […]

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Let’s get digital: Taking your website from first stop to one-stop shop

The internet is ubiquitous — we turn to it to grab an address, make a phone call and even answer an embarrassing question. It’s no surprise that the web is our first stop. The challenge for companies today is making a website a one-stop shop. Laura Pearse, a website designer and developer and guest speaker at […]

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Big Win at the PRSA Madison Alchemy Awards

Last week, the CB&A team attended the annual Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Madison Alchemy Awards Ceremony, taking home five awards for its hard work and unique initiatives in the field. The team won three Awards of Excellence in the social media and campaign categories, and for its media relations tactics. CB&A also earned two Awards of Merit […]

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CB&A Wins Coveted MarCom Award

There’s a lot to celebrate this month. CB&A hosted its 25th anniversary party, and, to ice the cake, we’ve been awarded a gold MarCom award for the events we held at ISTE 2016, the largest education technology conference in the United States. Just two years old, BuzzHub is a multi-faceted event hosted by CB&A to engage […]

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CB&A and Blackboard Join Forces to Tackle Media Relations Efforts

Blackboard, a supplier of learning management systems for education, is returning to the CB&A client family for assistance with upcoming media relations projects. CB&A looks forward to collaborating with Blackboard again to amplify their industry profile. What is Blackboard? Blackboard developed a Learning Management System that is widely used by K-12 and higher education institutions. […]

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People Behind the PR – Kylie Radjenovic

We’re excited to announce the addition of Account Executive Kylie Radjenovic to the CB&A team. In this role, Kylie will help execute public relations activities needed to achieve visibility goals for successful client campaigns. Before joining the CB&A team, Kylie served as an associate for Fitzroy Communications, a consulting firm in New York City. Here […]

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CB&A’s Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest

Halloween is quickly approaching! To celebrate, CB&A hosted its annual pumpkin-carving extravaganza last week. Fifteen specimens of the ghoulish gourd were carefully shaped and handcrafted into a variety of fun, unique designs, including a pirate, ghost emoji, a cat and many more. This year, CB&A’s judges were our office manager Jessica’s daughters, who awarded prizes […]

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CB&A: A Quarter-Century Later

Twenty-five years ago, I started C. Blohm & Associates with a simple mission: help improve the lives of students. As I contemplated the teachers, friends, family and colleagues at our 25th anniversary party, I realized how far we have come. From humble beginnings in Texas to a home office in Wisconsin to a staff of […]

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People Behind the PR: Gabrielle Boyce

We’re excited to announce the addition of Account Coordinator Gabrielle Boyce to the CB&A team. In this role, Gabby will help execute public relations activities needed to achieve visibility goals for successful client campaigns. Gabby brings a wealth of experience to her new role at CB&A having performed multiple marketing and communications roles at prominent organizations. […]

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